"Assam government has sent the proposal to include the OBC communities Koch-Rajbongshi, Tai-Ahom, Chutiya, Moran, Muttock and the Adivasi tea-tribes in the ST category and we support this," said Union Minster Ramdas Athawale.
“All the patients were attended instantly in the hospital and adequate care was given for delivery of babies. The mothers however were saved because of adequate prompt treatment in the hospital,” the expert committee press release said.
"Act East policy has given impetus to development of the region and the state government is striving for rapid industrialisation for generating employment opportunities," said Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal.
The speaker had barred Assam Additional Advocate General Devajit Lon Saikia's entry into the house on February 13 this year for two weeks after receiving a complaint against him for clicking and uploading selfie in social media while the budget for 2017-18 was being presented in state Assembly.
At a meeting with top officials of the NBCC and CPWD, Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal asked them to complete the task on a "war footing" so that 48.11 kms of unfenced areas of the international border could be sealed, said a press release.
"As per the information provided by the government of Assam, the land mass area of Majuli Island has reduced from 733.79 sq km as per Survey of India map of 1940 to about 522.73 sq km in year 2013," said Sanjeev Kumar Balyan.