Guwahati, Nov 1: The Assam government has decided to build 119 model high schools at the gardens across the state, as a step towards strengthening the educational system of the tea gardens, Education and Finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma informed.
Himanta today laid the foundation stone of the Model High Schools at Sakomatha and Pratapgarh tea gardens in Biswanath district.
‘A great sense of joy as I join this process of strengthening education system in Assam's #TeaGardens. After Sakomatho, laid foundation stone of Model High School at Pratapgarh Tea Garden,’ Himanta tweeted.
Minister Ranjit Dutta , MP Pallab Lochan Das and other MLAs were present on the occasion.