Assam confers civilian awards on 21 individuals from various fields

Assam Governor Gulab Chand Kataria conferred the state’s civilian awards — Assam Baibhav, Assam Saurav and Assam Gaurav — on 21 personalities at an investiture ceremony here. Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma was also present during the ceremony held Friday evening at Srimanta Sankardev Kalakshetra. The awards were given in recognition of outstanding contributions in the field […]

“Assam CM indulged in race to become Hindutva leader”: AIUDF Secretary Aminul Islam

All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) General Secretary Aminul Islam on Sunday took a jibe at Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and other leaders of the country, and said that many leaders of the country are now trying to prove themselves as ‘Hindutva leader’. Talking to ANI, AIUDF General Secretary Aminul said, “There […]

Assam CM, Governor visit National War Memorial and National Police memorial, pay homage to brave hearts

 Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and Governor Gulab Chand Kataria visited the National War Memorial in New Delhi on Sunday. They also paid homage to the soldiers who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty. The Ministers from the Assam cabinet were also present along with the Assam Chief Minister and Governor. Led by Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, […]

Assam: Police seize 3000 bottles of cough syrup from truck in Karimganj, 2 held

Police seized 3000 bottles of cough syrup from a truck in Assam’s Karimganj district along the Assam-Tripura border on Thursday. According to the reports, the police team of the Churaibari Police watch post in Karimganj district intercepted a truck bearing registration number MH-40BL-7948 in the Churaibari area. “During a routine check, we intercepted the […]

Assam: First Youth20 Inception Meeting 2023 begins in Guwahati

The first Youth20 (Y20) Inception Meeting under the G20 started in Guwahati on Monday. B Narayanan, director general, NE Zone, Union Information and Broadcasting Ministry; Meeta Rajivlochan, secretary, Ministry of Youth and Youth Affairs, Kalyan Chakravarthy, principal secretary, Assam government, and Prof. Parameswar K Iyer, director, IIT Guwahati addressed a […]

Assam govt to extend BTR area, including 60 villages of five assembly constituencies of Sonitpur

The Assam government on Thursday announced its decision to extend the Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR) area by including 60 more villages of five assembly constituencies of Sonitpur district. While attending the state-level programme of 74th Republic Day celebrations, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday said that 60 villages […]

Assam: Kaziranga National Park to open on February 4

The Kaziranga National Park issued a notification on Friday that it will open for tourists on February 4. The notice was issued by the divisional forest officer, Eastern Assam Wildlife Division, Kaziranga National Park, saying the national park will open for tourists on February 4. Citing management difficulties, the park authorities, however, announced that Jeep Safari […]