Shops, establishments, educational institutions and banks remained shut, while public transport remained off the roads.
Sangh parivar demands Ajmal’s arrest over his alleged role in recruiting Muslim youths from Assam for jihadi training in Bangladesh.
The threat is real and serious and such organizations may find support among the misguided and disaffected elements, he said.
The ULFA faction’s statement was signed by its chairman Abhijit Asom and issued through email.
Eight persons, including the bus driver, died on the spot, while a woman succumbed to her wounds in hospital.
The ED’s personal car was found abandoned about 10 kms from Digboi.
Nagaland CM had in a meeting specifically raised the issue of frequent bandhs in Assam affecting normal life in Nagaland and Manipur.
The three women were beaten up and physically tortured by several men and women until police reached the spot.
While the police had sought remand for two of the six accused, the CJM’s court rejected that plea and remanded all of them.
RTI appeals have been piling up, with officials in the Commission putting the latest figure at 4147.
“My appeal to Paresh Barua is – come out and join active electoral politics if you really intend to do something good for the people of Assam,” Gogoi said.
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.