People in Dinhata and Mr Guha’s followers were happy after he was been assigned to do the new job. Many believe that Guha a senior leader and a long standing MLA would be the best person to perform the duty of a chairman of the state forest development corporation.
It is state owned body that looks after the development of forest areas and promotes tourism in the forest areas and maintains state government bungalows in the forest areas. This body also works on how to make various forest areas the favourite destinations for more number of tourists.
The development of tourism is one of the main purposes of the corporation. It also aims at increasing the forest products and forest resources so that they could be used to increase earnings.