sabha: Sahitya Sabha holds discussion on economy and role of women in society | Guwahati News
As part of this initiative, a program titled “Swadesh Swabhiman” was recently organized by the Sabha at the Assam Book Fair in Chandmari here. The program discussed the naval combat strategy of General Ahom Lachit Borphukan and others, the relationship between economy and language, the role and place of women in Assamese society, eating habits, dress of the different communities and the desire of the young people of Sabha.
Sabha Chairman and former Police Director General Kuladhar Saikia said: “Although it is an initiative of Asam Sahitya Sabha, the event was fully planned and executed by a group of ‘students from different colleges and universities.
He added: “The young people of the new generation are pretty smart. They study, research and are keen to learn and do something for the Assamese community and the language. The students spoke on various topics related to the history, economics and literature of Assam, among others. One of the students shed light on General Ahom Lachit Borphukan’s naval strategy… how he defeated the Mughals. Another student gave an analytical presentation on the relationship between economics and language. If a community becomes economically strong, only then can it survive.
Seven students – Unmilan Kalita, Tridip Bhagawati, Kallol Kashyap, Gunjan Das, Jharna Bharali, Kiran Koushik Hazarika and Ruma Begum – from different universities and colleges attended the event and spoke about the different topics.