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  • All 112 evacuees including 76 Indians brought from Wuhan test negative for novel Coronavirus

    All 112 evacuees from Wuhan in China housed at Indo-Tibetian Border Police, ITBP Chhawla Quarantine Facility in New Delhi have tested negative for Corona Virus. First samples for testing were collected and sent to the AIIMS for tests. The group includes 76 Indians and 36 foreign nationals including 8 families and 5 children. The group […]

    Adult JE vaccination campaign starts in Kokrajhar

    by Preetam BC Kokrajhar: Adult Japanese encephalitis (JE) vaccination campaign starts in Kokrajhar District from today. The campaign was ceremonially launched at a programme held at Balajan Tinali Public Health Centre in the district. Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) executive member Doneswar Goyary attended the function and inaugurated the programme in the presence of Dr.D.Hojai, Director of Health Services […]

    Whole World coming together in fight against terrorism: Rajnath Singh

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has said that the whole world is coming together in the fight against terrorism and India is getting support of big nations against countries like Pakistan for global peace. Addressing a seminar in New Delhi today, Mr Singh said, recently the impact of collective diplomatic pressure on Pakistan was seen. He […]

    Delhi Govt gives nod for prosecuting Kanhaiya Kumar, two others in sedition case

    Kanhaiya Kumar and two others will face prosecution in the 2016 sedition case. Delhi government today gave a go-ahead to Delhi police to prosecute former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar , Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya in connection with the 2016 sedition case.Delhi police had filed a charge sheet in January last year against the three […]

    Mock drill Emergency Management Exercise organised in Kokrajhar

    by Preetam BC Kokrajhar: The District Disaster Management Authority in collaboration with Assam State Disaster Management Authority conducted Emergency Management Exercise ( mock drill)  in Kokrajhar town Friday. The exercise aim to reinforce incident response preparedness by working through a specific scenario highlighting the vulnerability of Kokrajhar town. Kokrajhar Additional Deputy Commissioner and District Disaster Management Authority chief executive officer Debeswar Boro said […]

    Assessment camp for free distribution of aids and appliances to ‘Divyangjan’

    by Preetam BC Kokrajhar: An assessment camp for free distribution of aids and appliances to ‘Divyangjan’ under corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative of Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL), Guwahati-Siliguri pipeline was held at Kokrajhar Government College today. The programme was organised by ALIMCO, Guwahati in collaboration with IQAC, Kokrajhar Govt College, in association with NSS and […]

    6 years old sexually assaulted in Kokrajhar

    by Preetam BC Kokrajhar: In yet another incident of sexual assault on a minor in Kokrajhar district, a 6 year old child was sexually assaulted by an elderly married man in a village under Kokrajhar police station in the district. The incident happened on 26 February around 4 pm when the child was playing near […]

    ‘Disha’ committee activated for timely implementation of various schemes

    By Anup Biswas   Haflong : The district committee ‘Disha’ headed by MP, Horen Singh Bey was activated with its first meeting conducted at Maibang circuit house, in presence of MLA, B B Hagjer yesterday. As per the directives from central government,  the District Vigilance and Monitoring Committee was restructured as District Infrastructure Scheme Advisory […]

    Dima Hasao police launches combing operation, one DNLA apprehended

    By Anup Biswas Haflong : Following the firing at the vehicles of Construction company on Langting – Mailoo road by suspected armed miscreants on Wednesday’s night, the Dima Hasao Police has launched a vigorous search operation and apprehended one cadre Kanchan Naiding  along with one factory made 7.65mm pistol and five live rounds informed Superintendent […]

    The impact of Coronavirus may cause a shortage of raw material in the industry, but the Indian economy has not been affected by the CAA protests and the violence in Delhi: Nirmala Sitharaman

    by Bhupen Goswami Guwahati: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said in Guwahati today that the ongoing nationwide protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 has not adversely affected India’s investment and business environment.Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said investor sentiment has not been affected by the CAA’s protests and the recent Delhi violence. Addressing a press […]