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  • Awareness on COVID19 among villagers

    by Preetam Brahma Choudhury Kokrajhar: To create awareness among the local common masses regarding COVID-19 a public announcement drive was carried out today by NTPC Bongaigaon situated at Salakati in Kokrajhar district. The announcement was carried out in both local language of Assamese and Bodo and the sensitization drive was carried out in the nearby […]

    People returning from outside North East quarantined at various facility centers

    By Anup Biswas  Haflong : At least 50 people are reported to have de-boarded in Dima Hasao till date after opening of state borders facilitating movements of those stranded outside North East and around the country stated a press release from Dima Hasao DIPRO on Monday.   From 14th May last till today, the Dima […]

    Hygienic kits distributed among the adolescent girls

    by Preetam Brahma Choudhury K0krajhar: In a positive initiative to help the adolescent girls and women in remote areas to get access to sanitary napkins and other personal hygienic products during the Lockdown, Nedan Foundation, a NGO in Assam Kokrajhar district have come forward to distribute free hygienic kits to ensure safe and dignified menstruation.   These kits […]

    Civil societies condemn Transfer of Dima Hasao SP and DSP

    By Anup Biswas   Haflong : At a time when entire populace of Dima Hasao and other places have been demanding CBI enquiry and exemplary punishment to the culprit involved in the Santosh Hojai killing, the transfer of Dima Hasao SP and DSP has drawn wide spread condemnation and criticism from every quarters of society. […]

    COVID19: Organisations opposes govt decision to set up Kokrajhar as zonal centre for Lower Assam districts

    by Preetam Brahma Choudhury Kokrajhar: The conscious citizens, students and social organisations have expressed serious concern over the decision to set up Kokrajhar as COVID19 zonal centre for Lower Assam districts and appealed the state government to reconsider the decision. A delegation from various students and social organizations of Kokrajhar district like the All Bodo Students Union, Bodo […]

    Demands for CBI enquiry against alleged anomalies in BTC

    by Preetam Brahma Choudhury Kokrajhar, May 15: The United People’s Party Liberal (UPPL) has alleged large scale irregularities Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) during the 17 years rule by the Bododland Peoples Front (BPF) and sought intervention of the Governor of Assam for an thorough inquiry by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) or any other […]

    Noted writer and social worker Arun Borgoyary no more

    Preetam Brahma Choudhury Kokrajhar: Noted writer, social worker and former president of Kokrajhar district Assam Sahitya Sabha Arun Borgoyary breathe his last today around 3.30 pm at his own residence situated at Hatimatha in Kokrajhar town.  He was 83 and leaves behind a son and a daughter. His wife died earlier in April last. Besides penning several […]

    36 hours Dima Raji Bandh passed off peacefully

    By Anup Biswas Haflong : The Halali Progressive Welfare Society called the 36 hrs peaceful “Dimaraji Bandh” from 5 Am of May 14th to 5 Pm of May 15th    passed off peacefully and spontaneously as there was not a single untoward incident reported so far. The Bandh was called by Halali Progressive Welfare Society comprising […]

    More than 1 Lakh micro, small and medium industries of Assam will benefit from the Prime Minister’s package of 20 Lakh Crores: Assam Chief Minister Sonowal

    By  Bhupen Goswami   Guwahati : After nearly 50 days of one of the world’s most drastic lockdowns to counter Kovid-19, during which the Indian economy, facing economic hurdles, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an economic package that the country Will stand on its feet and make it self-sufficient.On Friday, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal […]

    North East has emerged a model for others to follow in coronavirus management: DoNER Minister

    Bhupen Goswami Guwahati : Today in the special 50th episode of “Pratirodh” programme aired by AIR, Guwahti, DoNER Minister, Dr. Jitendra Singh, said that North East has emerged as a model for others to follow as far as management of coronavirus is concerned. Speaking at the special 50th episode, the Union Minister appreciated the discipline […]