By-elections to the Gossaigaon, Bhabanipur, Tamulpur, Mariani and Thowra constituencies will be held on October 30.
The Assam Assembly passed by voice vote four other Bills related to Agricultural Income Tax, Value Added Tax, taxation on specified lands and electricity duty.
The rent shall be market driven and as determined by a mutual agreement between the tenant and the landlord.
Speaker Biswajit Daimary tried to pacify both sides in vain and finally adjourned the House for 40 minutes.
Sushanta Borgohain is the second Congress MLA to quit the party in less than three months of the second BJP-led government assuming power in Assam.
The Act will be amended to make seizure and confiscation of goods and conveyances in transit a separate proceeding from the recovery of tax.The Act will be amended to make seizure and confiscation of
The Congress, AIUDF and CPI(M) brought three adjournment motions to discuss the issue of rising prices of petrol, diesel, cooking gas and other essential items
Akhil Gogoi treated for emotional imbalance, mental disease: Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma in Assembly
On May 21, Akhil Gogoi came to Assam Assembly to take oath as an MLA after obtaining permission from a Special NIA court.
Gogoi, who contested as Independent, became the first Assamese to win an election from behind the bars without any physical campaigning.
On the first day of the session, all 126 newly elected MLAs were administered the oath of secrecy.
Numal Momin will submit his papers for the Deputy Speaker's post.
Sonowal to be a guide, grateful to PM for support: Himanta Biswa Sarma after being chosen Assam CM-elect
The CM-elect thanked Modi for visiting the state's "nooks and corners" during elections to hold campaigns not just for the BJP candidates but also nominees of its alliance partners.
Noting his ability as a minister, efficiency to run a department by taking along all and his political wisdom, observers say Sarma should have become the Assam CM long back.
The founder of the newly floated Raijor Dal -- arrested in December 2019 over sedition charges -- bagged 57,219 votes as an Independent, garnering support from 46.06 per cent of the electorate.
The hotchpotch alliance of 10 opposition parties with contrasting ideologies, which also had no chief ministerial face, found few takers eventually.