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Assam CM


Assam CM announces a slew of development projects

November 30, 2022 1:59 pm

In the first phase from December 5 foundation stones will be laid for a medical college and the new deputy commissioner's office at Bongaigon

'Urge those who dream of independent Assam to return to discussion table': Assam CM in I-Day speech

August 15, 2022 3:07 pm

Last week, the banned United Liberation Front of Asom-Independent (ULFA-I) called for a “total shutdown” and “boycott” of Independence Day celebrations in Assam.

Assam govt to merge lower primary and middle-English schools to prevent dropouts: CM

November 19, 2021 9:51 am

Sarma also emphasised the need to fix post-graduation as the minimum qualification for future recruitment of middle and higher education school teachers.

Peace restored along Assam-Mizoram border, but such disputes can't be resolved overnight: Sarma

August 09, 2021 11:35 pm

Noting that the border disputes go back to the British era, Sarma in an interview to PTI said Assam has been holding talks with other states too and blamed the previous Congress governments for not clearly demarcating boundaries while carving out new states.

Assam: Many old faces in new Sarbananda Sonowal Cabinet

May 25, 2016 8:05 am

Another old hand in the Sonowal cabinet is Chandra Mohan Patowari (58), who had earlier served as health minister and agriculture minister in the previous AGP governments.

Assam CM Tarun Gogoi ill, hospitalised

May 01, 2016 3:43 am

The chief minister experienced abdominal upset in the morning, following which he complained of pain.

Gogoi's convoy attacked during visit to violence-hit Uriamghat in Golaghat

August 18, 2014 5:21 pm

Protersters shouted slogans, pelted stones at Gogoi's vehicle but he was unhurt in the attack.

Will resign if Congress gets less than six seats: Assam CM

May 16, 2014 1:39 pm

Gogoi says he takes full responsibility for party's loss and will resign if it gets less than 6 seats.

Gogoi wants to pay ‘modest sum’ to the poor

February 15, 2014 12:44 am

The proposal was made in the interim state budget placed here Thursday, and Gogoi wants to give away the money from the state exchequer by mid-April.

Time Off

October 26, 2013 1:00 am

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi took some time off politics Thursday to take care of family matters.


Sonowal sworn in as Assam CM, says 'will make the state free from illegal migrants'

May 24, 2016 8:12 pm

BJP MLA Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday took oath of office at Khanapara in Guwahati, creating history for the party.