March 9, 2023:
Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma inspected the ongoing renovations to the Brahmaputra riverfront in Guwahati on Thursday.
During his visit, Sarma was accompanied by minister Pijush Hazarika and Ranoj Pegu.
CM Sarma stated on Twitter about the ongoing construction work, “We are leaving no stone unturned to make it a world class public space and a prime tourist destination of the North East.”
Earlier, Housing & Urban Affairs and Irrigation minister Ashok Singhal also inspected the site and mentioned that the pending work will be completed pretty soon.
Notably, the project will relocate to the Kacharighat neighbourhood from the District Commissioner’s Bungalow and the location will be constructed in a way where various cultural programs could be held in the future.