UDALGURI, Dec 14 - In a bid to help the farmers and traders sell their produce, various other goods and livestock, Tangla town got a new weekly cattle market recently.
The BTC’s Khalingduar constituency Territorial Level Coordination Committee (TLCC) chairman Dwithun Boro inaugurated the new cattle market at Nonaipara area of Tangla town on the bank of river Nonai in Udalguri district on Thursday.
The new market, which has been named Mainao Weekly Cattle Market, has fulfilled the long-pending demand of the people and traders for a cattle market at Tangla. Speaking on the occasion as the chief guest, Boro lauded the initiative of the Mainao Weekly Cattle Market Committee to open a new market and said that it would go a long way in boosting and augmenting the economic condition of the people through trade and commerce.
Talking to mediapersons, the president of the bazar committee, Amal Swargiary said, “we have sanctioned a plot of 14 bighas of land for the new market. We have till date received a good number of sellers and buyers right from the day of inception. It will be a bi-weekly market functioning on Thursdays and Sundays. However, cattle trade will be facilitated only on Thursdays.