Assam Government News
As per the Assam government order dated October 15, released on Thursday, said that AFSPA has been extended in eight districts and one sub-division
Assam CM Himanta Biswa welcomes ban on PFI, says 'divisive' design against India to be dealt with iron fist
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Wednesday welcomed the ban on PFI and said that anyone with a 'diabolical, divisive or disruptive design against India shall be dealt with iron fist'.
The accused had allegedly sent out emails to the official email account of the district superintendent of police condemning government policies and also used derogatory terms against the education minister
The registration process began on 11 April and will end on 30 May, 2022.
His comments came as Nagaland Assembly on Monday unanimously adopted a resolution demanding that the Centre repeal AFSPA from the North East
The Tata Trust, in collaboration with the state, had decided to set up 19 cancer care units in 2018. Ratan Tata had laid the foundation stone for the cancer care units in the state
Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma asserted that not an inch of Assam's land could be encroached by the neighbouring state
As per official notice, there will be a round-the-clock curfew in these selected districts as all commercial setups, restaurants and shops will remain shut
To qualify for TET, an applicant needs to pass both papers with at least 60 percent marks in each
Two other ONGC employees, who were kidnapped along with Saikia on 21 April, were rescued by security forces on 24 April after an encounter
The online classes in schools and colleges have already begun from 15 May
The prime minister's visit, however, witnessed protests by anti-CAA and anti-NRC protests at several places in the state
Assam govt tables Bill to abolish state-run madrassas, use them as general schools from 1 April 2021
Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the 610 madrassas will be converted into upper primary, higher secondary schools with no change in pay, allowances, service conditions of teaching and non-teaching staff
Himanta Sarma Biswa said that while the government-run madrassas will be converted into high schools, Sanskrit tols will be turned into learning and research institutes to study Indian culture
The recruitment examination for the 397 vacancies for the post of Section Assistant was conducted on 1 and 2 February.
State minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that public money cannot be allowed to be spent on religious education, however, the matter of Sanksrit tols is different from that of the madrassas
Taimur occupied the chief minister's office from December 1980 to June 1981 as a member of the Congress
Assam remains in grip of floods as toll rises to 119; heavy rains disrupt life in two Bihar districts
A total of 28.32 lakh people in 26 of Assam's 33 districts have been affected by the deluge
Assam govt to set up plasma bank in Guwahati for COVID-19 patients, likely to be available from next week
Assam health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said the state govt has 'already installed a plasma separator at Guwahati Medical College and by next week plasma treatment is likely to start'
The Assam forest department has slapped a penalty of Rs 43.25 crore on PSU major Coal India Ltd for carrying out "illegal mining" inside a reserve forest for 16 years from 2003, officials said on Wednesday