22 C
Saturday, April 17, 2021

    Assam Cop Wins Many Hearts On Social Media For Gifting Pens To Class 12 Board Examinees

    A video has gone viral on the internet where the police personnel identified as Ratul Gogoi is seen distributing pens to HS examinees

    A cop in Assam won hearts of many on social media for his spirit and kind gesture after he was seen distributing pens to the Higher Secondary(HS) students appearing for their examinations which is underway since February 12th, 2020.

    The incident took place in Upper Assam’s Sivasagar district. A video has gone viral on the internet where the police personnel identified as Ratul Gogoi is seen standing with a box of pens and distributing it to the examinees.

    The Assam Police, on their official Twitter handle, saluted the cop’s spirit and his “good luck gesture”. “A good luck gesture of its own kind! Heartening to see the Shri Ratul Gogoi from 1st AP Bn distributing Pens to students appearing for the AHSEC Class 12 examination. More power to the might of the pen and the young policeman’s spirit. Kudos!” they wrote.

    Congratulating the selfless spirit of the cop, Assam DGP Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta announced to felicitate him with a cash award of Rs 10,000.

    “Ratul Gogoi’s kind gesture has made all of us proud and will surely inspire others. It embodies the selfless spirit of service embraced by the Assam Police. To honor his act of kindness, we’ve decided to felicitate him with a cash award of Rs 10,000.” Mahanta said.

    It may be mentioned that the HS exams are underway at 772 centres and 20 additional venues across Assam. Altogether 1,175,175 students in Arts stream, 40,588 in Science stream and 18,178 in Commerce stream are appearing for the Class 12 Board examinations.

    To conduct the examinations smoothly and check any sort of malpractice, three-layered security arrangements have been put into place by the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC) including CCTV cameras, jammers and a full-fledged cyber cell.

    Photo Credit: @assampolice



    Comments are closed.

    Follow TIME8.IN on TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, FACEBOOK and on YOUTUBE to stay in the know with what’s happening in the world around you – in real time

    First published


    ‘Bohag Bihu’ 2021: April 15 declared as closed holiday for Central Govt Employees in Assam

    Central Government Employees Welfare Coordination Committee held a meeting earlier on December 9, 2020, and decided to remove ‘Bohag Bihu’ from the list of holidays for the year 2021

    No ‘Bohag Bihu’ holiday for Central Govt employees: Assam Witnesses Protest

    Central government offices in Assam will not get Bohag Bihu holidays this year and will have to apply for a restricted holiday during the Assamese New Year festival

    Breaking | ECI orders fresh polls in 4 polling stations in Assam

    Fresh polls at four polling stations will be held on April 20, 2021 from 7 am to 6 pm

    In Assam, a ‘mini-NRC’ for Muslims is on cards

    While the Muslims constitute 34.22% of Assam’s total population, indigenous Muslim population was estimated to be around 40 lakh

    BREAKING: ULFA (I) warns of ‘Action’ against Tata’s Amalgamated Plantation in Assam

    The outfit said that the company's head office was outside Assam where no indigenous personnel from Assam were in employment

    ‘Ghost’ inside Assam’s Strong Room? CCTV captured ‘Unusual’ activity

    A team of election officials immediately reached the spot and found that there was a shadow-like object seen moving inside the strong room

    EXCLUSIVE: “Merely Causing Civil Disturbance Without Intention To Commit ‘Terrorist Act’ Will Not Be UAPA Offence”: GHC Upholds Akhil Gogoi’s Bail

    The UAPA Act primarily deals with activities directed against the integrity and sovereignty of India