161 witch-hunting deaths in Assam in 18 years, 133 cases registered since 2001: Minister Pramila Rani Brahma to state Assembly
Witch-hunting is rampant across 17 districts of the state, with Kokrajhar leading the tally with 45 deaths, followed by Chirang with 24 deaths and Goalpara with 17 deaths
The former BJP leader went on to say that there is a striking difference between what the party professes and what it practices in reality.
Kaziranga National Park in Assam, home to the one-horn Indian rhinos, will reopen for tourists on 2 October next after it was closed in May this year.
Kaziranga National Park authorities have deployed three drones to monitor the movement of flood-hit animals and protect them from poachers
Assam govt makes Sanskrit compulsory in schools: Amid protests, literary groups threaten statewide agitation
Assam minister Pramila Rani Brahma has come out in support of banned outfit Ulfa (I) chief Paresh Barua’s demand of not making Sanskrit compulsory in schools
Following a Gauhati HC order to evict settlers from three villages, Assam govt decided to go ahead with the eviction drive around the Kaziranga national park