The Botanical society of Assam was established in the year 1992 with a view to promote botanical study and research in different levels of education in the state of Assam (India) and also to provide a common platform to all its members to interact among each others. During its course of journey since its inception it has been able to attract a large number of individuals interested in the field of plant sciences and has been actively taking part in conservation of nature and natural resources of NE India in general and Assam in particular. The Society aims at fulfilling the objectives by way of publication of research journal (The Journal of Advanced Plant Sciences), bulletin, popular magazine (Udvid Bigyan Patrika) and by way of holding of discussions, seminars and popular talks etc.