Guwahati, June 15: Assam Health and Education Minister Dr Himanta Sarma today met Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi and offered to resign from the Cabinet even as he said that the dissidence in the Congress Legislature Party had come to an end.
After leading a two-year-old dissidence war to dislodge Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi, health and education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday offered to give up his ministerial berth.
Guwahati, June 10: A day after President Pranab Mukherjee emphasised on resolving the illegal immigration issue in the Northeast on a priority basis, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi requested the Centre to develop a mechanism to go about the task.
Guwahati, June 15 (ANI): Assam's Health and Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma offered to resign on Sunday, but said that he would remain in office till his resignation is accepted. He said the ball was now in Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi's court. It maybe recalled that Sarma had offered to resign on two previous occasions. His threat to resign is indicative of the fact that dissidence within ...
Assam health minister Dr Himanta Sarma offers to resign
Guwahati, Jun 15 (PTI) Assam Health and Education Minister Dr Himanta Sarma today met Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi and offered to resign from the Cabinet even as he said that the dissidence in the Congress Legislature Party had come to an end.
As stalemate in Assam congress persists, AICC to dispatch observers to talk to congress MLAs
Guwahati, Jun 12 (PTI) The Gauhati High Court today asked Assam government to submit a comprehensive report on rhino poaching and encroachment in Kaziranga National Park by August 5 this year.
Guwahati, Jun 12 (PTI) Assam's eminent folk singer Khagen Mahanta died at his residence here today after a prolonged illness, family sources said.
Guwahati, Jun 11 : Under pressure from within his party and outside over the state's 'deteriorating' law and order scenario, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today reviewed the situation with all the district heads through video conference.
Guwahati, June 10 (IANS): Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Tuesday hailed the central government's move to prioritise the issue of infiltration and illegal migration into the northeastern states.
Guwahati: Welcoming the BJP-led NDA government’s decision to accord priority to tackle infiltration and illegal migration to North East, Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi today called upon the central government to stop illegal infiltration to Assam from Bangladesh by enhancing vigil along the international border and by sealing the frontier. Gogoi said, “There is no difference between our ...
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has ordered an inquiry into the forgery of cheques issued by him from the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund. The relief fund is wholly meant for people afflicted with cancer and other diseases and if anyone is found indulging in fraudulent and unlawful activities by tampering with the cheques, he or she would be dealt with severely as per law, the Chief ...
Guwahati, Jun 10 : Assam Police today claimed to have arrested ten cadres of a newly floated outfit United People's Liberation Army (UPLA) which was allegedly behind the killing of a superintendent of police and his PSO during an encounter a few days back.
Guwahati, Jun 10 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has ordered an inquiry into the forgery of cheques issued by him from the Chief Minister's Relief Fund.
GUWAHATI: Getting restive over delay in action on part of the party high command over their various demands, the dissident Congress MLAs in Assam have demanded holding of Assam Congress Legislature Party (ACLP) meeting within next 10 days. They also called upon the high command to facilitate the same. Flaunting support of at least 41 ruling Congress MLAs out of the total 78 party MLAs, the ...
Guwahati, June 9 : The Assam government Monday asked the state's Additional Chief Secretary Subhash Chandra Das to probe the death of a police superintendent and his personal security officer in a gunfight with militants in Karbi Anglong.
Guwahati, June 9 (IANS): The Assam government Monday asked the state's Additional Chief Secretary Subhash Chandra Das to probe the death of a police superintendent and his personal security officer in a gunfight with militants in Karbi Anglong.
Guwahati, Jun 9 : The disgruntled Congress legislators in Assam have stepped up their offensive demanding a Legislature party meeting to sort out the 'issues' plaguing the ruling party.
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