Friday, July 15, 2011
'Yatra' a book on travelogue by Thaneswar Malakar,DC,Udalguri released
Yatra,a book on travelogue was recently released by Dr. Laxminanadan Borah, former president of Asam Sahitya Sabha here at Bishnu Rabha Kristi Sangha premises very recentlly. The book authored by Thaneswar Malakar,Deputy Commissioner of Udalguri district reflects the geography, art and culture and life style of people of this vast subcontinent the many parts which he visited till date on various occasions.
Releasing the book, Bora lauded the initiative of Malakar saying that an administrator like him has done a lot in the field of Assamese literature by authoring six books till date which are of high value. Speaking on the occasion, Haider Hussain,Chief Editor,Asomiya Pratidin, an Assamese daily from Guwahati said that books on travel basically the books written on the experience of travelling own country yield more knowledge to the readers compared to the travel books written on foreign trips as there are lots of place in our country worth travelling which must be made public to the readers.
It is to be noted that Malakar, Deputy Commissioner of Udalguri district has penned six books on various topics of literature till date.