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North East

National Seminar on ‘Transformation of Rural India’ at Sonapur College

Sonapur, January 5: A national seminar on ‘Transformation of Rural India: Challenges towards Sustainability’ would be organised by the Department of Geography, Sonapur College, Sonapur of Kamrup (M) District, Assam, on March 29 and 30, 2019.
The seminar is sponsored by the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), NERC, Shillong and will be held in collaboration with the State Institute of Panchayat and Rural Development (SIPRD), Assam, with support from Daffodil Nursery Old, Khetri, informed Dr. Ananda Das and Dr. Asraf Ali, Conveners of the seminar. Besides the key theme of the seminar, there are fifteen other relevant sub-themes on which the participants are expected to deliberate in seven Technical Sessions and two Plenary Sessions.
Interested researchers, scholars or others working in the similar fields may attend the seminar as general participant or paper presenter. Moreover, the organisers have received consent from a number of eminent scholars across the North Eastern region for their participation as resource person.
The organisers have appealed the participants to send their abstracts on or before January 31 and full paper before February 28, 2019, through e-mail id nsscgeog19@gmail.com.
Theorganiser of the seminar has further informed that the selected research papers will be published in a book with the ISBN Code. Registration fee for the faculty and others will be Rs. 1000, with paper and Rs. 700, without paper, while the same for the research scholars will be Rs. 500 and Rs. 300 respectively. On the other hand the students can register for presenting papers at Rs. 300 and for general participation at Rs. 200.
The organisers have requested the intending participants to send their registration fee in the form of Demand Draft in favour of ‘Principal, Sonapur College’ payable at ‘ SBI, Sonapur Branch’ and send the same to the Principal, Sonapur College, P.O- Sonapur, District-Kamrup (M), Assam, PIN-782402.
For details the interested participants may contact the Conveners in their phone numbers, +91 99546-46436 and +91 97978-40946 or may visit the college website, www.sonapur college.ac.in.
(Page News Service)