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49 Japanese encephalitis deaths reported in Assam: Health Minister Himanta Sarma

Assam is an ecologically favourable region for the spread of JE owing to heavy rainfall, large paddy fields with big water bodies, pig farming and domestic pig rearing.

Himanta Biswa Sarma: ‘We’ve plateaued in NE... Other seats have almost 100% minority population’

Sarma is credited with the BJP’s rise in the Northeast, ensuring that each state government there belongs either to the BJP or to one of its allies.


Indian badminton chief Himanta Biswa Sarma elected to BAC vice-president post

The Badminton Association of India (BAI) president Himanta Biswa Sarma has been elected as the vice-president of Badminton Asia Council.

'Most thought we will lose because of CAB, but it helped us': Himanta Sarma

"The BJP respects their regional aspiration, identity, self-respect and through them, reaches out to the tribal and indigenous communities of the NE."

Himanta Biswa Sarma key for BJP in Northeast; above Amit Shah for region: Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav also said the party may consider sending Sarma to the Rajya Sabha from Assam.

Assamese Muslims, Muslims from UP, Bihar different... Fight is against Bangladeshi Muslims, not Indian Muslims: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Himanta Biswa Sarma said, "We have begun discussions with AGP on introducing safeguards in the Citizenship Bill. We will prepare a more acceptable draft of the Bill... Hopefully, we will see the Bill next June or July.”


Himanta not to contest Lok Sabha polls now, to focus on Northeast, says Amit Shah

The central BJP wants Sarma to continue as a minister in Assam and discharge his duties as the Chairman of the North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA), the regional platform of the NDA, Shah tweeted.

Pakistan will attack Parliament if no BJP govt, says Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma

Saying the country needs a PM like Narendra Modi, he said the “new India” can retaliate, and has the courage to take necessary action against Pakistan.

Assam budget promises rice at Rupee 1, 10 gm gold to brides

Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma presented a Rs 1,193.04-crore deficit budget for 2019-20.

‘Sarma took Rs 3 cr from us’: Mamata shares letter by Saradha Group owner

Mamata also hit out at the CBI over its investigations into previous cases in West Bengal including the 2007 Nandigram police firing in which 14 villagers were killed.