Tag: Sarbananda Sonowal

Marine Aids to Navigation Bill aims to replace over 90-year-old Lighthouse Act

Parliament passed the Marine Aids to Navigation Bill 2021, which aims to replace over 90-year-old Lighthouse Act 1927, to incorporate the global best practices, technological...

Sarbananda Sonowal’s roller-coaster journey to a second time berth in Modi cabinet

Sarbananda Sonowal, who rose from the rough and tumble of student politics to assume the chief minister’s chair in Assam, is back for his second...

Modi cabinet reshuffle expected soon, BJP MPs asked to reach Delhi

Amid strong buzz in the political circle about possible reshuffle in the union cabinet later this week, first in the second term of the Narendra...

CEO Assam Nitin Khade urges all to adhere to ECI guidelines on Exit Poll ban

CEO Assam Nitin Khade has urged all concerned to adhere to the ECI guidelines on the Exit Poll ban and to comply with it in...

Congress deprived lower Assam areas of development during its rule: Sarbananda Sonowal

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that during the regime of the Congress, the party deprived Lower Assam areas of development. Attending an election rally...

Congress government had tacit understanding with militants: Sarbananda Sonowal

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that previous Congress government had tacit understanding with militants and under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi peace...

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...

People of Assam have seen the hollowness of Gujarat model and it is time for alternative Chhattisgarh model: Baghel

Chhattisgarh chief minister and Congress observer for Assam, Bhupesh Baghel, said the people of poll-bound Assam have seen the hollowness of Gujarat model of development....

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...

In the past, development was a far cry in hill districts: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal

Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said in the past, development was a far cry in hill districts and as a result lot of grievances...

Assam on the path to become corruption, terrorism and pollution free: Sonowal

GUWAHATI: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that state government has been able to achieve its target of a corruption free, infiltrator free, terrorism free and...

Assam is emerging as a global hub in agricultural production: Narendra Singh Tomar

GUWAHATI: Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmer’s Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar said that Assam is fast emerging as a global hub in terms of agricultural...

Assam to come up with Science City at Tepesia with an expenditure of Rs 184 crore

Guwahati: Assam to come up with of Science City at Tepesia in the outskirts of the Guwahati with an expenditure of Rs 184 Crore. Assam...

COVID-19 vaccination drive: Assam CM attends the session site at Assam Medical College and Hospital

GUWAHATI: As a part of the pan India COVID 19 vaccination drive, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal attended the session site at Assam Medical College...

Assam government to provide scooters to meritorious girl students

Guwahati: Assam government has started the process to provide scooter to meritorious girl students who have passed the higher secondary examination for the year 2020...

Northeast to emerge as favourite tourist destination post-COVID: Jitendra Singh

GUWAHATI: Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Saturday said the Northeast will emerge as a favourite tourist and trade destination when the coronavirus pandemic ends and...

Pramod Boro takes oath as Bodoland Territorial Council chief

Guwahati: New chief executive member (CEM) of sixth schedule Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) Pramod Boro took oath of office in Kokrajhar. Chief Secretary Jishnu Baruah...

NRC coordinator in Assam files affidavit in HC, claims RGI silent on anomalies in process

In a strongly-worded affidavit submitted to the Gauhati High Court, the coordinator of the National Register of Citizens (NRC), Hitesh Dev Sarma, has claimed that...

Image of police force has improved in the last few years: Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal

GUWAHATI: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that the image of the police force has improved in the last few years. Sonowal laid the foundation...

Steps being taken to double production capacity of Bogaigaon refinery: Assam CM

GUWAHATI: Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that steps are taken to increase the existing production capacity of Bogaigaon refinery from 2.5 MMTPA(million metric tonnes...

Aadhaar enrollment drive for students began in Assam’s Hailakandi district

GUWAHATI: What is expected to provide impetus to Aadhaar enrolment in Assam, Aadhaar enrolment drive for students began in Hailakandi district on Monday. The Aadhaar...

Awareness against corruption increasing among the people: Assam CM

GUWAHATI: Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that awareness against corruption increasing among the people due to the committed steps taken by the state government...

Sarbananda Sonowal lays foundation stone of Indo-Israeli Centre of Excellence for Vegetables Protected Cultivation

GUWAHATI: What is expected to boost the agriculture activity in the Assam, Indo-Israeli Centre of Excellence for Vegetables Protected Cultivation is coming up at Khetri...

Multi-modal logistics park will generate 20 lakh jobs once completed: Nitin Gadkari

GUWAHATI: Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said that the upcoming multi-modal logistics park (MMLP) will generate 20 lakh direct...

Tea growers can collect their land certificates from DC office: Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal

GUWAHATI: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that the small tea growers of the state will henceforth be able to collect their land certificate from...