The District Sports Office, Dibrugarh was created in the year 1988-89 with the objective of bringing about all round development in the field of Sport & Physical Education. However, the District Sports Office, Dibrugarh and the Directorate of Sport & Youth Welfare, Assam were created much earlier. Late Bhupendra Nath Baruah, ACS, took over charge as the first Director of Sports & Youth Welfare, Assam, on 17th October 1976. The Director of Sports & Youth Welfare, Assam, actually started functioning from the financial year 1977-78. The Director was formally made regular from the financial year 1982-83.
Before the creation of the District Sports Office, Dibrugarh and Department office in the District was attached with the Inspector of Schools Office, Dibrugarh, For greater interest in sports and development of physical health of the schools students.
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