|CM meets students selected for NASA trip|
GUWAHATI, Sept 24 – Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today interacted with the group of students selected for visiting NASA under the Deba Kumar Bora Memorial NASA Trip-2014 and wished them a successful educational vacation, an official release said.
Referring to India’s maiden successful Mars Mission today, the Chief Minister termed it as a great occasion for the country, adding that Assam had a special reason to be proud of the achievement as the State’s scientist, JN Goswami had been an instrumental figure behind the Mars Mission.
The Chief Minister urged the students to devote themselves wholeheartedly to studies and other pursuits of their choice so that they could contribute towards the all-round development of the State.
He also recalled the contributions of late Deba Kumar Bora in various fields.