The BJP had, during its election campaign, almost singularly harped on the Bangladeshi influx issue, with the party promising the state a “Bangladeshi-free government.”
Sonowal said he would not disappoint the people of Assam and would work with every community of the state.
There is something else that he wears as a badge — the fact that he joined BJP on the same day and place as chief minister-in-waiting Sarbananda Sonowal.
Chingavanam SHO M S Shibu said the post-mortem report showed that Kailash had sustained 56 bruises due to the mob attack.
Among those arrested is an Imam of the Amguri masjid, who was instrumental in motivating young men to join Jamat-ul Mujahideen Bangladesh.
In a horrifying incident, a 40-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly killing his wife and then chopping her body into parts, before dumping it at a secluded spot near his residence in south Delhi’s Fatehpur Beri area.
One person was killed during thunderstorm in Hailakandi district in southern Assam, officials in the Assam State Disaster Management Authority control room in Guwahati said on Saturday evening.
10 were killed in a bizarre incident of electrocution and one in police firing on Monday at Pengeri .
Police fired in the air to disperse protesters who were demanding them to hand over those arrested in connection with the killing of two persons in Tinsukia.
The BJP is contesting on 91 of 126 assembly constituencies of the state.
Giving the break-up, Deka said Congress’ 66 MLAs and AIUDF’s 17 MLAs and one each from BJP and BPF had cast their votes in the Rajya Sabha poll.
Two of the Congress candidates in the hill districts of Karbi Anglong and Dima Hasao, too, are sons of Congress veterans.
Hoardings depict students among other images to ask if this is ‘achche din’
The BJP’s chief ministerial candidate in Assam describes his ambitions and his challenges to The Indian Express.
Following is the first list of 65 Congress candidates, who will contest the forthcoming 126-member Assam Assembly polls scheduled to be held on April 4 and 11. 1) Akhil Ranjan Talukdar (Ratabari) 2) Monilal Gowla (Patharkhandi) 3) Kamalkhya Dey Purkayashtha (Karimganj-North) 4) Siddeque Ahmed (Karimganj-South) 5) Jamaluddin Ahmed (Badarpur) 6) Anamuddin Laskar (Hailakandi) 7) Gautam […]