People alleged that she was a witch and was responsible for various problems faced by some villagers.
Assamese artist Aniruddha Barua draws attention to the strife-ridden areas in the Northeast and the battle against AFSPA.
Assam Police Saturday said that suspected terrorist Shakil Ahmed, who was killed in the Burdwan blast on October 2, had visited Barpeta district.
Over one lakh students took part in 42 locations across Assam in the simultaneous recitation of his famous poem.
Gogoi also announced constituting a Green Brigade and committees to look after cleanliness in different localities.
Bhagwat cautioned that lives of Hindu communities, law and order situation and national security were under “serious threat”
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.
In neighbouring Meghalaya, at least 41 persons have lost their lives till Friday.
Gogoi will also visit the relief camps opened by the district administration at Balbala, Agia and Bhalukdubi.
The authorities have opened 162 relief camps and shelter homes where 1.5 lakh people have taken shelter.
11 NDRF teams comprising over 550 personnel have been deployed for relief and rescue operations.
In Kamrup (Rural) rescue operations were on and the situation was improving gradually with no rains.
We have taken steps to prevent any such development and asked all concerned to remain cautious, he said.
The Paresh Baruah-led ULFA (I) in an email to the media claimed responsibility for the blast.