A look-out notice has been issued for the two main culprits who are suspected to be from Assam.
Singh also announced immediate sanction and release of Rs 8 crore central share under disaster relief fund.
The items ceased were worth at least Rs 14 lakhs.
The zig-zag metre-gauge track whose 37 tunnels were a major attraction, has closed down for ever to make way for a broad gauge track.
Locals in Sivasagar say the herd is causing extensive damage to standing crops, particularly paddy and plantains.
In Mizoram, food and civil supplies commissioner R Lalvena said the state was looking forward to import rice from Myanmar.
Estimated to cost about Rs 300 crore, the gas-based power project will be set up in CM Tarun Gogoi's constituency.
Suren Chakravarty was killed following an alleged assault by a group led by former CRPF havildar Pramod Barman.
The militants were killed when the army and police were conducting a joint operation in the dense jungles in Kokrajhar district
NDRF jawans are conducting search operations in Kharkutta area of the district where the highest casualties took place.
This is the second time in five months that children orphaned by natural calamities have been shifted to SOS Villages.
Taking both state and central government announcements, the next of kin of every person who died in the floods would get Rs 3.5 lakh each.
In neighbouring Meghalaya, at least 41 persons have lost their lives till Friday.
The cM’s letter to Modi also details the loss of life, damage to roads, bridges, houses and agricultural land in the flood.
The MIPRL has called the indefinite blockade demanding withdrawal a ban the NGT had imposed on coal mining in Meghalaya.
In Assam, flood waters started receding from Goalpara district on Wednesday leaving behind a trail of destruction.
Army and BSF are pressed into rescue operations but are facing difficulties as most villages are still submerged.
The flash floods have also caused extensive damage to the national highway that connects Guwahati with the rest of the country through Goalpara.
The death toll in floods and rain-triggered landslides in Guwahati rose to five today.
A massive landslide occurred at Jhalupara in the heart of Shillong early today morning, burying alive nine persons.
Brahma was detained under NSA Act which states he 'has been indulging in various types of violent activities with secessionist aims'.
In Goalpara and Dhubri districts, Army and BSF personnel have been deployed.
Seven persons were killed in South West Garo Hills district, while five others died in North Garo Hills.
The local forecast for Guwahati and its neighbourhood until tomorrow is cloudy sky and continuous light to moderate rain with heavy to very heavy rain at times.
The NGT had on April 17 issued orders to the state government to immediately stop rat-hole and other illegal coal mining.
The NSCN(IM) has been on a ceasefire with the Government of India since August 1, 1997.
The delegation is led by NSCN chairman Isak Chisi Swu and general secretary Thuingaleng Muivah.
Security forces rescued two people who were found restrained with heavy chains around their ankles.
Security forces rescued two persons who were found tied with heavy chains around their ankles there.
Assam Police CPRO said the explosion, caused by an improvised explosive device (IED), took place at about 7.30 am.
Gogoi writes to Rajnath requesting him to intervene and withdraw Nagaland Armed Police in the disputed area belt.
Gogoi is concerned about the construction of a series of dams by China that would adversely impact downstream flows.
The anti-extortion team of the police said the racket ran into crores of rupees.
He was an upright and efficient police officer who discharged his duties conscientiously and assiduously, said Gogoi.
The police also found that all the challans were signed and bore the signature of one John, a NSCN(IM) cadre.
The ex-DGP was among five persons whose houses were searched by the CBI in connection with the Saradha scam on August 28.