Tag: Assam

On World Environment Day Assam Gets Sixth National Park, Another To Come Up
On World Environment Day Assam Gets Sixth National Park, Another To Come Up

Attending the World Environment Day programme at Gandhi Mandap in Guwahati, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the state government has decided to upgrade Raimona Sanctuary in BTR (Bodoland Territorial Region) to a national park.

Elephant Death
Tragic! 18 Elephants Killed In Lightning Strike In Assam

As many as 18 elephants were killed in lightning strikes at a forest in Nagaon district of Assam on Thursday. Preliminary investigation reveals that the jumbos were killed due to electrocution caused by lightning, however, the exact reason will be known only after post-mortem.

18 Elephants Killed In Lightning Strikes In Assam
18 Elephants Killed In Lightning Strikes In Assam

The preliminary investigation found that the jumbos were killed due to electrocution caused by lightning, but the exact reason will be known only after post-mortem, which will be done on Friday

Assam CM oath ceremony
Oath Taking Ceremony Of Himanta Biswa Sarma - The 15th CM Of Assam

Himanta Biswa Sarma was on Monday sworn-in as the 15th Chief Minister of Assam, a day after he was named as the leader of the BJP legislative party in the state. Sarma was administered the oath of office by Governor Jagdish Mukhi at Srimanta Sankardeva Kalakshetra in Guwahati. BJP national President JP Nadda, former CM Sarbananda Sonowal, Chief Ministers from other NE states, BJP national vice-president Jay Panda and a host of top dignitaries were present in the hour-long swearing-in-ceremony. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and many top leaders wished Biswa after Biswa took charge as the Assam CM.

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sharma
Himanta Biswa Sarma Sworn-In As 15th Assam CM

Himanta Biswa Sarma was on Monday sworn-in as the 15th Chief Minister of Assam, a day after he was named as the leader of the newly-elected BJP legislators in the state.

Assam Cong Chief
Assam Congress Chief Resigns Over Party's 'Poor Performance'

Guwahati: Congress’ Assam unit President Ripun Bora resigned on Sunday, taking moral responsibility to the party’s defeat in the Assembly elections. Bora, who is a Rajya Sabha member, himself also…

Assembly Polls
Assembly Polls 2021: Mamata Powers TMC To Win Bengal, BJP Returns In Assam & LDF In Kerala

New Delhi: Mamata Banerjee rode the BJP challenge to take her Trinamool Congress to triumph for a third consecutive term in West Bengal on Sunday while the BJP was set…

West Bengal Elections 2021: BJP Releases Names Of 157 Candidates
BJP-Led NDA Heading To Retain Power In Assam 2nd Time In A Row

Guwahati: The ruling BJP-led NDA is heading to retain power in Assam for the second time in a row as the alliance is leading in 68 seats in the 126-member…

CVoter Exit Poll: NDA, UPA Poised For Photo-Finish In Assam; LDF To Retain In Kerala
CVoter Exit Poll: NDA, UPA Poised For Photo-Finish In Assam; LDF To Retain In Kerala

New Delhi: Assam is heading for a photo-finish in the Assembly elections with the UPA looking poised to close the gap with the ruling NDA. As per the CVoter Exit…

ONGC
Three ONGC Employees Abducted In Assam

New Delhi: Three employees of state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) were abducted by unknown armed militants from a rig site in Assam on Wednesday, the company said. The…