Assam Congress

Inability to garner trust leads to failure of alliance in Assam

The hotchpotch alliance of 10 opposition parties with contrasting ideologies, which also had no chief ministerial face, found few takers eventually.

published on : 3rd May 2021

Assam polls: Can Congress stop BJP juggernaut?

The exit polls have given an edge to the BJP-led ruling coalition which has the regional Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) and United People’s Party Liberal (UPPL) as components.

published on : 1st May 2021

Assam quake: Rahul Gandhi asks Congress workers to help in rescue, relief efforts

Seven back-to-back earthquakes jolted Assam and some other northeastern states on Wednesday morning, causing extensive damage to buildings and forcing people to scamper out of their homes.

published on : 28th April 2021

Assam polls: Congress mulling to move candidates on 'fears of poaching'

Reports said Congress has plans to shift the candidates to some hotels in Guwahati, Tezpur, and Kaziranga on April 22 and keep them out of bounds from poachers.

published on : 17th April 2021

AIUDF to support Congress CM in Assam: Badruddin Ajmal

Badruddin Ajmal said AIUDF will support a leader from Congress as the next CM of Assam if the 'Grand Alliance' is voted to power.

published on : 3rd April 2021

‘Threat’ to BPF chief: Congress moves EC seeking ban on Himanta’s poll campaign

Congress said Himanta had made intimidating statements on March 29 wherein he openly threatened BPF chairperson Hagrama Mohilary of sending to jail by misusing NIA.

published on : 30th March 2021

Why did BJP spend crores on newspaper ad if it's confident of winning all Upper Assam seats: Congress

Bora alleged that there is no unanimity among BJP leaders over their prediction and they are hiding their failure by putting up such advertisements.

published on : 29th March 2021

Vote for progress, golden future of Assam: Priyanka Gandhi 

The Congress-led 'Mahajot' alliance is seeking to wrest power from the BJP in Assam which is voting in three phases starting on Saturday.

published on : 27th March 2021

BJP's hate politics to be rejected by Assam people in polls, says Kamal Nath

Congress leader Kamal Nath alleged that the BJP-led government in Assam did not fulfil its poll promises and failed to present a 'performance scorecard for the last five years'.

published on : 26th March 2021

Assam polls 2021: Congress promises no CAA, Rs 2000 per month for homemakers in manifesto

It promised to provide five lakh government and 25 lakh private-sector jobs, raise the daily wage of tea workers to Rs 365 and free electricity up to 200 units per household.

published on : 20th March 2021

Congress to bag over 100 seats in Assam, says Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel

Baghel claimed that members of the BJP are still confused if Sarabananda Sonowal is the state's chief minister or Himanta Biswa Sarma.

published on : 14th March 2021

Assam polls 2021: Ghulam Nabi Azad, Kapil Sibal, Manish Tewari not in Congress list of campaigners

Priyanka Gandhi had last week gone to Assam on a two-day visit and addressed a few public rallies and also met Assam tea garden workers.

published on : 13th March 2021

Congress announces list of 26 candidates for Assam polls

Meanwhile, the party also named Mohan Prakash and Jayadev Jena as observers for the Assam assembly polls.

published on : 11th March 2021

Assam Congress demands second round of Priyanka Gandhi's visit to poll-bound state

According to information received from sources, this demand has also reached the 49-year-old and she has asked her colleagues to finalise the dates for her second tour to Assam.

published on : 5th March 2021

Assam polls: Tea garden workers slam ruling BJP for 'meagre' hike in wages

The Congress, which has promised daily wages of Rs 365 if voted to power, accused the BJP of betraying the tea community.

published on : 20th February 2021
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