declared a town in 1955. According to 2001 census, the total
population of the town Sarthebari is 8686 and Land area
under town-committee is 2.90 sq. km. Sarthebari is famous
for bell-metal industry. ..
College came into existence as a result of the untiring effort of a few
far-sighted and conscious persons of the greater Sarukshetri and Paka
Mouja of Barpeta District of Assam. These founding fathers realized the
utter need to start a college for providing the qualified and willing
teenagers with higher education in this economically backward area and
consequntly Bapujee College came into reality in 1970.