|AASU helps out dwarf theatre personalities|
UDALGURI, May 22 - The Udalguri district committee of the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) along with the Tangla regional unit of the student body extended its helping hand to the dwellers of ‘Amar Gaon’ near Tangla town in Udalguri district, where National School of Drama (NSD) graduate Pabitra Rabha has settled dwarf theatre personalities.
AASU members distributing clothes to the dwellers of ‘Amar Gaon’ near Tangla town in Udalguri district. – Photo: RR Sapkota
A delegation of the student body including Tangla unit president Pranjal Deka and secretary Rinku Deka along with Udalguri district committee president Pranjal Patowary visited the village to extend their helping hand to the dwarf theatre personalities and provided them ration and clothes, much to the amusement of the dwellers.
“In tune with the commitment of AASU advisor Dr Samujjal Bhattacharya to stand by our artistes, all regional and district units of the AASU have extended aid to the artistes, and so we decided to contribute our fair share to the cultural artistes,” said Pranjal Deka.
AASU assistant general secretary Jayanta Kumar Bhattacharya said, “We are duty bound to help the artiste fraternity.”
NSD graduate Pabitra Rabha thanked the AASU members for standing by the artiste community and acting as their guardians amidst the lockdown.