Shillong, Sep 27: The new school building of Bengalee Boys Higher Secondary School, Shillong was formally inaugurated by South Shillong MLA, Sanbor Shullai today.
The MLA also officially handed over the building to the school authority during a function held at the school premises at Laban.
Addressing the function to mark the day, Shullai informed that the new building of the school was constructed at a cost of Rs 1.83 crore under the human capital development project funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
He informed that the project will address the problems of the student community especially those coming from poorer section of the society.
Others who spoke on the occasion include President of the Managing School Committee, Dr SK Chattapadhyay, Principal, Dr Rinku Bhattacharjee and Vice Principal, Jona Goswami. The function was also attended by the headman Joy Rynjah, secretary Raja Lyngdoh, asst secretary Hubert Marbaniang, engineers and officials of the PWD and ADB.
All the speakers in the programme lauded the sustained efforts of Shullai who has dedicated his service and is tirelessly working to bring various developmental schemes into the constituency.