Pathsala (Barpeta), May 24: On the 23rd May at Abahan Theatre campus, Pathsala in Barpeta district of Assam the Koch Rajbanshi students studying in various educational institutions came together and officially formed a new organization named ‘Koch Rajbanshi Students’ Forum’(KRSF).
Ridip Ray of BBA Department of Guwahati Commerce College, Guwahati and Mrinal Burman of Geography Department of Bajali College, Barpeta was selected as student coordinators of KRSF.“KRSF will be used as a network to bring all the Koch Rajbanshi students under one common platform and work for the educational upliftment of the community. The aim of KRSF is to prepare vibrant, knowledgeable and globally competitive students from Koch-Rajbanshi community”, Mrinal Burman said. Also, interestingly KRSF is the first student organization in Assam that has given space to the third-gender in its constitution.
KRSF also formed its first educational zone i.e. Pathsala Education Zonewhere Kaushik Ray of Zoology Department, Bajali College was elected the President, Nitish Kumar Ray of Mathematics Department, Bajali College was elected the General Secretary and Mridusmita Roy of English Department, Krishna Kanta Handique Junior College was elected the Treasurer for the year 2015-16.
Students from Bajali College, Barpeta, Krishna Kanta Handique Junior College, Barpeta, Anandaram Academy, Barpeta,Assam Engineering College, Guwahati, Guwahati Commerce College, Guwahati and Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai were present at the launch of KRSF.