Assam government

BJP activist arrested for duping people by promising Assam government jobs

The Crime Branch of Guwahati Police registered a case on Friday for fraud and other related charges, and detained the saffron party activist, they said.

published on : 18th October 2020

Assam govt to bring ordinance to accord Bodo as associate official language

Cabinet has also asked the BTC authority to extensively use Assamese along with Bodo and English on signboards across the BTR, which was earlier known as Bodoland Territorial Area Districts

published on : 7th October 2020

Assam constitutes panel to include Bodo villages in BTR, exclude non-Bodo settlements from region

The state government will initiate steps next month to implement Bodo as the associate official language of Assam and create the Bodo-Kachari Welfare Territorial Council for Bodos living outside BTR.

published on : 25th September 2020

Thrashed for serving beef, Assam man to get Rs 1 lakh

The order was issued based on a complaint lodged by Leader of Opposition Debabrata Saikia of the Congress.

published on : 18th September 2020

Flipkart inks pact with Assam govt to promote handloom, handicraft sectors

Industry and Commerce Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary said Assam is known for its rich, diverse and traditional heritage.

published on : 27th August 2020

Students' body releases ‘confidential’ report on Clause 6 of Assam Accord

The AASU, which had three members in the committee, said people had the right to know the contents of the report submitted to the Centre more than five months ago.

published on : 11th August 2020

Assam government plans to reopen schools, colleges from September 1

The Assam government is preparing to reopen schools and colleges from September 1.

published on : 2nd August 2020

SC issues notices to Centre, Assam on plea against delimitation process based on 2001 census

The petition has sought a direction to the authorities to defer delimitation process until the completion of Census 2021 "so that the most recent population figures are available for this exercise."

published on : 27th May 2020

Assam government not to arrange transport for migrants returning by road till state border

After they reach Assam border, the state administration will arrange public transport to take them home

published on : 5th May 2020

Assam announces Rs 50 lakh insurance cover for journalists reporting on COVID-19

Journalists' bodies expressed their gratitude to the state government for taking the timely step keeping in view the health hazard faced by the journalists on the line of duty.

published on : 27th April 2020

COVID-19 lockdown: Assam extends period allowing movement of stranded people in state till April 30

Deputy commissioners of various districts had rejected 34,000 applications as those were for round-trips with people wanting to use their vehicles to bring back family members.

published on : 26th April 2020

Will not be able to pay salaries of employees for May if no financial support: Assam Finance Minister

Addressing a press conference here, he said the government will be able to pay the salaries of its employees for April after the first week of May, but not beyond that.

published on : 20th April 2020

All Assam government departments to start functioning from April 21

The prescribed protocol of sanitisation and maintenance of social distancing at the offices as prescribed for COVID-19 management of the MHA order dated April 15 are to be followed.

published on : 18th April 2020

SC directs Centre, Assam government to file status report on Bangladeshi migrants in detention centres

A bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde was apprised by advocate Prashant Bhushan that over 300 people were in detention for over three years, while more than 700 had been detained for over 1 year.

published on : 14th February 2020

Assam Accord Clause 6 panel to submit report to Centre by February 15

The committee refused to divulge the contents of the report but it was learnt 1951 has been suggested as the base year to define the term “Assamese”.

published on : 10th February 2020
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