PA Sangma Chair Prof for Tribal Studies Launched at USTM
9th Mile, Ri Bhoi, September 5, 2018: Meghalaya Home Minister James Sangma today launched the PA Sangma Chair Professor of Tribal Studies at USTM on the occasion of Teachers’ Day celebration. He offered the keynote address as well as handed away awards honoring senior Professors.
Launching the Chair, Home Minister Sangma said, “I am thankful to Mahbubul Hoque for honouring my late father with recognition of a Chair in his name in the University on the topic of Tribal Studies which was very near to his heart. On behalf of my entire family, I thank USTM for this great honour.” He greeted all the teachers on the occasion of teachers’ day and wished the students a bright future as it was also the day of Freshers’ Social at USTM today. The Minister also handed over certificates and tabs to sixteen USTM students for their hundred per cent attendance in the last academic session.