Sivasagar: The Ambassador of Hungary, Gyula Petho along with his wife paid a day-long visit to eastern Assam’s historic Sivasagar town. The Deputy Commissioner of Sivasagar Dr. M A Lakshmi Priya extended a warm welcome to the Hungarian ambassador and his wife upon their arrival at Sivasagar. The ambassador and his wife were stationed at the Circuit House.
The superintendent of police Amitava Sinha was also present on the occasion. The guests thereafter visited some archaeological and tourism sites of the district. The DC gave them an insight about the rich and vibrant historical archaeological, tourism and cultural heritage of the district.
During the course of their discussion, the DC apprised the Hungarian Ambassador about “Soulful Sivasagar”. It is a mission initiated under her leadership to usher in a huge transformation to the district tourism scenario.
The Ambassador lauded Dr. Lakshmi Priya’s efforts put forward in the form of “Soulful Sivasagar”. He also gave some suggestions to make the mission more fruitful, it is learnt.