In a major move towards improving the overall environment of the Dibrugarh University campus, the University formally commissioned the new market complex, the DU Haat, the Key Resource Centre under the Swacch Bharat Abhiyan and a Vermicompost facility. Inaugurating the new market complex on its campus, Smti. Laya Madduri, IAS, the Deputy Commissioner of Dibrugarh district lauded the effort of the Dibrugarh University in renovating one of its old buildings into a modern market complex. She called upon the shop keepers who are shifting their shanty shops on the road side along the national highway to the new complex, to maintain cleanliness by adopting solid waste management system and making it completely polythene and plastic free. She also called upon the shop owners to adopt digital mode of transaction.
The Vice Chancellor, the Registrar and the student representatives, faculty members and officials of the University addressed the gathering.
The Key Resource Centre- one of the eight, set up in Assam under the Swacch Bharat Abhiyan was inaugurated by Golabi Balmiki, the oldest sanitation worker of the University.
Smti. Laya Madduri, the Deputy Commissioner of Dibrugarh district also inaugurated a Vermicompost unit set up in the Botanical Garden of the University.