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Jan 11, 2019
Assam bandh: Tribal organisations protest govt's move to grant ST status to six groups, agitators block roads, shops down shuttersThe Assam bandh has been called by the Coordination Committee of the Tribal Organisations of Assam (CCTOA) to protest a bill that seeks to grant Scheduled Tribe (ST) status to six ethnic communities in the state
Aug 05, 2018
Assam floods: Toll rises to 43 as situation worsens; over 1 lakh people affected across six districtsThe flood situation in Assam deteriorated on Saturday with two more deaths reported in Sivasagar district, taking the toll to 43.
Mar 06, 2018
Protests in Assam after BDT restricts sale of land in Bodoland to non-tribals; 30 injured in clashes with policeBodoland, officially the Bodoland Territorial Area Districts (BTAD), consists of Kokrajhar, Chirang, Bagsa and Udalguria districts.
Sep 09, 2017
Assam floods: Situation improves marginally; 28,000 people still affected across three districtsFlood situation in Assam has shown improvement and over 28,000 people are affected in three districts
Sep 05, 2017
Assam floods: Situation improves marginally; 45,000 people still affected across six districtsSeven districts of Assam are still affected by floods with the Brahmaputra and its tributaries flowing above the danger level at many places.
Aug 30, 2017
Assam Floods: Death toll rests at 158 as situation improves across stateThe flood situation in Assam continued to improve on Wednesday although nearly 79,000 people are still suffering across five districts in the state.
Aug 21, 2017
Assam floods: Three more lives lost as death toll rises to 70; 14.36 lakh people maroonedThree more lives were lost on Monday in Assam floods while 12 districts continued to be affected.
Aug 11, 2017
Assam floods: Third wave of deluge hits 15 districts on Friday, three lakh people affectedA third wave of floods hit Assam on Friday, inundating over 700 villages in 15 districts and affecting over three lakh people.
Jul 17, 2017
Assam floods: Death toll reaches 60; 12 lakh people, thousands of animals affectedClose to 12 lakh people in 24 districts of Assam continued to reel under floods as the death toll reached 60 in the northeastern state
Jul 30, 2016
Assam floods: CM Sarbananda Sonowal asks districts to speed up rescue operationsAssam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday visited flood affected areas in Dhubri and Chirang districts and directed the district administration to accelerate relief and rescue operations.