I am profoundly honored by the opportunity to serve as the President (2nd term) of our Alumni Association, College of Fisheries Lembucherra Alumni Association (COFLAA) for the period of two years (April 2021 to March 2023). Once becomes the President of the COFLAA, millions of things are going through my mind: what impact and legacy do I want to leave of the Alumni Association ?

The College of Fisheries, Lembucherra, a constituent college of Central Agricultural University, Imphal, was established on 3rd October 1998 and become the 12th Fisheries College of the Country and Second Fisheries College in Northeastern States. The college has the mission, goal and mandate of imparting quality education, need based research and extension programmes to benefit the people of the North Eastern States as particular and India as a whole.

The only way to lead a successful Alumni Association is to engage your help, the more than 450 strong alumni of COFLAA. We want to entice you with all the great events and experiences taking place on campus and beyond the campus. Always we need to remind those glorious days we passed together in our students’ life as a small family members. We want to see the entire pass out student from the College of Fisheries, Lembucherra a great successful life ahead. We want and need all of you to perpetuate the pride that sits deep in your heart. We want to see all the pass out students be as a role model in your field and do miracle wherever you stay and take the COFLAA reputations a new height.

To fulfill our all dreams, first of all we need to be stay connected, and need to involve with all alumni related activities directly or indirectly. For that, I urge all the alumni members to always follow our Alumni Facebook page, Website and be on our WhatsApp group. We promise to promote all alumni members individuals success through events, as well as seek all of your heartfelt supports in every events of the Association. Moreover, we welcome your feedback and guidance as we plan our different activities for the years ahead.

On behalf of Alumni Association this is my honor to express heartfelt gratitude to our former Vice-Chancellors, and Deans for all the glory and fame which this University and our College have in the national and international levels. I am profusely thankful to our Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor Dr. Anupam Mishra; Director of Instruction & Director of Research Dr. S. Basanta Singh, Director of Extension Education Prof. Ph. Ranjit Sharma, and Dean College of Fisheries, LembucherraDr. Ratan Kumar Sahafor all sorts of guidance and supports.

Thank to each and everyone in advance for your kind hearted supports as we need to build bigger circles, tighter connections, and greater engagements.

- Dr. Dibakar Bhakta

President
College of Fisheries Lembucherra Alumni Association (COFLAA)
College of Fisheries, Lembucherra, Central Agricultural University (Imphal)
Agartala-799210, Tripura, India