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Government Of Assam Department of Welfare of Plain Tribes & Backward Classes Directorate of Assam Institute of Research For Tribals & Scheduled Castes

History

  • The Directorate of the Institute is functioning from its own building since 2nd January, 1992. The building complex apart from providing office spaces for the officers and staff engaged in the administration and research, also accommodate a library, a colourful museum and the training wing along with hostels for the trainees.

    The area of the office campus is approx. 3 Bighas (43200 Sq. Feet) and plinth area of the 3 storied office building is approx. 880 Sq. meter. The office building is consisting of a Library measuring 1375 sq. feet, an Ethnographic Museum measuring 2240 sq. feet and 34 seat capacity training hostel. There are also two Grade IV quarter building in the office campus for eight families. Recently with the initiatives of Chief Secretary, Assam, the complex is also providing spaces to the Directorate of Welfare of Scheduled Castes to raise a seven storied building for capacity building. Within this building it has been agreed upon (kindly refer Annexure-I) that the ground floor (car parking slot) and the conference room will be common for both this Directorate and the capacity building centre while and two more floors will be allotted to this Institute for use. The remaining floors will be utilized only for research and training related activities. The detailed particulars of the office campus of the Directorate are presented below.

    Infrastructure:

    Total area of Institute’s campus : 3 Bighas (43200 Sq. Feet)

    No of Buildings of the Institute: 2 Wings 3 storied

    Total area of the building 2400 Sq Feet (Floor Area)

    Size of Library : 1360 Sq Feet.

    Size of Museum: 2240 Sq Feet.