Two days national seminar on Indian freedom movements conducted by IASE
By Our Correspondent
Agartala, May 14, 2022
A two days national seminar on the Indian freedom movement and the North East Bharat with special reference to Tripura organized by the Institute of Advanced Studies in Education (IASE), Kunjaban, Agartala.
With the sponsorship from Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR), New Delhi and academic cooperation from ‘Bharatiya Itihas Sankalan Samiti’, Tripura Prant, the seminar was held on 11th and 12th May, 2022 at Pragna Bhawan in Agartala.
The Chief Guest for the inaugural session was Prof. Ganga Prasad Prasain, Vice Chancellor, Tripura University.
The keynote address was delivered by Dr. Balmukund Pandey, Organising Secretary, Akhil Bharatiya Itihas Sankalan Yojana, New Delhi.
The Special Guest for the occasion was Smt. Chandni Chandran, IAS, Director of School Education, Tripura and Dr. Pravin Sharma, Assistant Director (Research) of ICHR, New Delhi was the Guest of Honour at the inaugural session. The two days seminar was attended by eminent academicians, research scholars, students and teachers. The first day of the seminar was attended by 2 school teachers each from 18 schools of Agartala. The academic deliberations in the seminar were enriching and the objectives of the seminar were attained. The names of many unsung heroes who participated in the Indian freedom movement or laid down their lives came forth during the seminar.
Several aspects of life and society like, literature, culture, language, art forms, socio – economic, political which were influenced by the Indian freedom movement and which in turn influenced the Indian freedom movement to a great extent were also revealed during the academic deliberations during the seminar. The seminar ended on 12th May with a valedictory session.
Dr. Ratna Roy, Principal, IASE, Kunjaban was the event president of the occasion while Dr. Chandana Bhowmik, Assistant Professor, IASE, Kunjaban was the Convener and Smt. Nandita Majumder, Assistant Professor, IASE, Kunjaban was the Joint Convener of the seminar.