ACA inked MOU with AAU
Online Staff/GUWAHATI, Nov 13: Assam Cricket Association (ACA) today inked an MoU with Assam Agricultural University (AAU) for developing Cricket infrastructure in the University’s campus situated in Jorhat.
Romen Dutta, President, ACA and Bidyut Chandan Deka, Vice-Chancellor, Assam Agricultural University exchanged the MOU after completing the official formalities. The programme was also attended by Devajit Saikia, Secretary, ACA, Porikshit Dutta, Vice-President, ACA, Sujit Kakati, CEO, ACA along with Jayanta Deka, Dean, College of Agriculture, Assam Agricultural University, Arpan Kumar Saikia, Registrar, Assam Agricultural University and Rana Pratap Bhuyan, Director of Students’ Welfare, Assam Agricultural University.
As per the terms of the MoU, ACA will develop a cricket ground in the Jorhat campus of the University with three centre wickets along with other cricket facilities.
The ACA has planned to use the complex for hosting BCCI and ACA recognised tournaments as well various coaching camps. The MoU also states that ACA would invest all funds for the development of the cricket ground and that the University would allow ACA to utilize its cricket facilities initially for 5 years which may be extended later.
This exercise has been undertaken as part of ACA’s endeavour and project to develop more and more cricket infrastructure across the State which will help the association provide better cricket facilities to the budding cricketers.