Tag: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Assam Police busts child trafficking racket, rescues 40 kids

Assam Police along with its Sikkim counterpart busted child trafficking racket and rescued 40 children. Two accused are arrested in connection with the case. Assam...

Assam to prepare workforce of 1000 people to check population growth says CM

Assam government will prepare a work force of 1000 people which will be deployed to check population growth especially among the minority community dominated areas....

Fresh trouble has started along the Assam-Mizoram border

Fresh trouble has started along the Assam-Mizoram border. A grenade explosion took place along the bordering area. Additional Director General of Police (Border) Harmeet Singh...

Assam government to link some government schemes to two-child norms

Assam government will restrict some government schemes to two child norms. Chief minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday said, “While Uttar Pradesh has taken a...

Proposed Cow protection bill: Meghalaya CM to take up the matter with Assam government

With BJP led government in Assam planning to restrict the transportation of cattle in the state and table a legislation to this effect in state...

Assam govt to undertake drone surveys for verifying authenticity of tree plantation programmes

Assam government will undertake drone surveys for verifying the authenticity of all tree plantation programmes carried out under Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority...

Gauhati Medical College and Hospital adds 200-bedded ICU complex

Gauhati Medical College and Hospital in Guwahati added 200 bedded ICU complex. Chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma dedicated the newly constructed 200 bedded ICU complex...

Assam cabinet decides to increase mobile tower coverage

Assam cabinet has decided to increase the coverage of mobile towers to provide mobile excess to the students for online education. The Cabinet meeting on...

Assam vaccinates over 3.19 lakh people on Monday against the target of 3 lakh inoculation per day

Against the target of 3 lakh inoculation per day, Assam has vaccinated over 3.19 lakh people on Monday, Arunachal Pradesh has set a target to...

Population control: Uttar Pradesh working on law to limit sops to those with 2 children or less

The Uttar Pradesh State Law Commission has begun the groundwork for a draft law that will seek to limit the benefits of state government schemes...

Himanta Biswa Sarma asks Assam Gas company Limited to aggressively expand piped gas network in tea garden areas of Dibrugarh and Tinsukia

Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma asked Assam Gas company Limited (AGCL) to aggressively expand piped gas network in the tea garden areas of Dibrugarh...

Central ministries, Assam govt to discuss coal mining resumption next month

For resumption of coal mining in North Eastern Coalfields (NEC), Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said issues like pollution, forest and environmental clearances are...

India is a priest of world peace but capable of giving befitting reply to acts of any aggression: Rajnath Singh

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said that India is a priest of World peace however it is capable of giving befitting reply to acts of...

Meeting held to mitigate flood in Kaziranga National Park

The meeting to mitigate flood in the Kaziranga National Park and other issues concerning the park resolved to build highlands vis-a-vis flood proofing structures, especially...

Committee on microfinance loans to suggest quantum of waiver: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the state government formed committee on micro finance loan waiver will suggest the quantum of waiver. Already...

As news breaks, Cotton Univ celebrates its ‘very own CM’ | India News

GUWAHATI: The Cotton University — erstwhile Cotton College — fraternity was elated after receiving the news of their most popular student union leader from the...

BJP and its allies comes back to power in Assam, party yet to decide next CM

The BJP and its allies have come back to power in Assam riding on the pro-incumbency wave but the party is yet to decide who...

Districts with 100 positive cases in the last 10 days are asked to close elementary schools: Assam health minister

Assam health minister, Himanta Biswa Sarma said that those districts which have witnessed 100 positive cases of COVID-19 in the last 10 days’ deputy commissioners...

BPF candidate joins BJP in the midst of polls in Assam | India News

GUWAHATI: Bodoland Peoples Front (BPF) candidate Rangja Khungur Basumatary on Thursday joined the BJP ahead of the third phase of poll in Assam when the...

Charges against Sonowal, Himanta to be probed if ‘Grand Alliance’ forms govt in Assam: Baghel

The Congress-led ‘Grand Alliance’, if voted to power in Assam, will investigate all corruption allegations against the BJP government and its ministers, including CM Sarbananda...

India’s growth engine to be powered by Assam, North East: PM Modi | India News

GUWAHATI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that India’s growth engine would be further boosted with the development of Assam and the northeastern region....

ULFA (I) and Myanmar-based faction of NSCN clarify that action on the two abductees postponed

Following the abduction of two employees of a private oil company, anti-talk faction of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) and Myanmar based faction...

BJP begins canvassing to frame manifesto ahead of Assam assembly elections

GUWAHATI: The BJP is reaching out to people across Assam to elicit their views before framing its manifesto ahead of the upcoming assembly election. The...

Assam Polls: Congress exploring possibilities of an alliance with BPF

Guwahati: The Congress is in talks with the Bodoland People’s Front (BPF), which is currently a BJP ally in the ruling government, for a possible...

assam: Assam has created a history by appointing 29,701 teachers in a single day: CM Sarbananda Sonowal

Guwahati: Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that Assam has created a history by appointing 29,701 teachers in a single day. It may be noted...