Vandana Urang, who hails from the Namroop Tea Estate in Dibrugarh district, took over the Twitter account from 9-11 am and shared her opinion on “reimagining education” in Assam.
The letter comes close on the heels of Shillong Times editor Patricia Mukhim quitting the body accusing it of defending only ‘celebrity’ journalists.
Bihar polls results due to PM Modi's leadership, good governance of NDA: Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal
The Assam chief minister also said that the results of the Bihar assembly elections have sent positive vibes for BJP workers across the country, especially in poll-bound Assam and West Bengal.
The telephonic conversation came after family members of Goswami met Sonowal here and urged him to do the needful for the security of the journalist, who they claimed is under "life threat".
The statement comes amidst a bitter border row which had flared up last month when eight people were injured and several houses and shops torched.
Vendetta politics should be stopped and freedom of press should be maintained in Maharashtra by releasing Mr Goswami immediately, Sonowal tweeted.
Assam’s Forest Minister Parimal Suklabaidya said Sonowal was personally monitoring the situation and was in talks with the Central government to achieve a permanent solution.
At a virtual conference with the chief secretaries as well as the DGPs, Bhalla asked both states to maintain peace at inter-state borders and sort out differences mutually and amicably.
At least eight people were injured and houses and shops torched in a fresh border dispute between Assam and Mizoram.
According to an official memo, 148 contractual madrassa teachers will soon be transferred to schools under the state’s Secondary Education.
CM Sarbananda Sonowal’s statements about zero-tolerance against corruption are nothing but a farce, said Congress.
Saikia said while any move to ease the workload of students is welcome in the current abnormal situation, the choice of chapters for exclusion was questionable.
Issues related to Assam-specific NRC, granting Scheduled Tribe (ST) status to six ethnic communities and recommendations of the Clause 6 Committee of the Assam Accord will be discussed.
Assam Cabinet approves Rs 50-lakh insurance cover for journalists, home guards succumbing to COVID-19
The cabinet also decided to increase the upper age limit for state government jobs for Group-III and Group-IV by two years to 40 years.
A total of 56,71,029 people have been affected from 5,305 villages, according to the flood report.