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Felicitated and Rewarded at ERDF
November 17, 2018: Maria Tanim, the topper of ACS
Examination 2016, results of which declared yesterday, has
received a grand felicitation and cash award here today at the
ERD Foundation, Guwahati.Maria and five more students have
cleared ACS this time from FACC, the competitive examination
coaching centre of ERDF. All the achiever students were
felicitated and were paid back their entire coaching fees.
Mahbubul Hoque, Chairman, ERD Foundation todayfelicitated and
handed over cash award of Rs 50,000 to Maria Tanim for her
outstanding performance in the competitive examination. Maria is
the daughter of Kutub Uddin Barbhuya and Ismtara Barbhuya and
she hails from Hailakandi. Mr Sailen Baishya, the coach and
Director of FACC was also felicitated and awarded Rs 50,000 for
his constant effort and dedicated commitment towards teaching
and guiding the students. Students from FACC who have come with
flying colours in the APSC 2016 exams are: Koustabh Roy(ACS),
Namrata Das(ACS), Moonsoon Barkataki(ALRS), Mausum Pratim Nath (ACS)and
Raj Ballabh Mahanta (AEO).
Addressing the ACS and UPSC aspirants and others present in the
programme, the first rank holder Maria Tanim said, “I am
grateful to my mentors, Chairman MHoque sir, coach Sailen
Baishya sir and all the faculties for supporting me in my
journey. I worked with utmost honesty, perseverance and focus
during my preparation. I attended all the mock tests conducted
by the my coaching center. I was regular with my studies. I
believe that having belief in myself, persistent effort,
dedication and hard work paid me. There is no short cut to
success and one should give his or her 100 per cent to achieve
success. I want to serve the state as per government rules with
utmost integrity and honesty”.
“Poor meritorious students who want coaching and guidance are
invited to approach ERDF for educational support”, said M Hoque.
Sailen Baishya, the Director of FACC saidthat for exams like
civil services, preparation duration should be long, for
example, 12 to 18 months to get a good result. Reading NCERT
books from school level is very essential. “Today I am very
happy for the success of my students”, he added.
Another flagship programme of ERDF which is now being
implemented by USTM is Hoque 20. Under this programme, 20
brilliant students are selected through examinations, who are
then awarded with full sponsorship for undergoing coaching to
appear in Civil Service Examinations. Only three months back,
USTM celebrated the success of 27 NET/ SLET/GATE qualified
students by giving back their entire course fees along with
admission fees as per its ‘Pay Back Policy’.