Prosters fish on the road
KOKRAJHAR: At a time when state PWD minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma drumming for renovation of all PWD roads across the state, citizens from greater Bhotgaon area in Kokrajhar, heart of BTAD have expressed resentment. The protested with fishing in the Kokrajhar-Bilashipara Road in Kokrajhar district on Tuesday.
Hundreds of peoples from all walks of life thronged at the main road at Bhotgaon with banner,placards and show their anger and protest with net fishing in protest against the deplorable road conditions on the roads since few long years.
The Kokrajhar-Bilashipara road is a main road connecting Dhubri district and adjoining areas, but remained dilapidated for a long time due to insincerity from the PWD department.
Agitated peoples come out with fishing net and started fishing on the road which was organized by All BTAD Minority Student's Union (ABMSU) to put pressure on government for early repairment of the road.
Few months back Kokrajhar DC promised to start work on renovation of the road through the PWD department.
Agitated ABMSU leaders strongly criticised the government for inaction.
"Government never heard people's needy voice and so we have to come out with fishing net to fish on the road", ABMSU leaders said.
18 Dec 2015 - 9:53pm | Hantigiri Narzary
The 47th annual convention of the Kokrajhar district committee of All Bodo Students Union (ABSU) was concluded today with two-day programme schedule at Kachuagon in Kokrajhar.
Pramod Boro, president of the ABSU graced as chief guest on the open session on the concluding day with Premjit Narzary, president of the Kokrajhar district unit ABSU.
Boro,in his speech said the students union was working for the upliftment of social integration and educational development through which human resources can developed. He has urged students’ community to be dedicated while taking higher studies in their career life among society.
A delegate sitting was also organized on the convention where the students union discussed on various issues which included educational, social harmony among all sections community in the state.
8 Apr 2018 - 8:43am | Nikhil Mundra
Hojai: The Hojai police have arrested 3 people for using false documents to update NRC. Identified as Subhas Das, Raju Das and Hemanta Nath, they were arrested before sending to jail on Saturday acting on a complaint of using false legacy data to the NRC officials.
The police on Friday received a complaint from Ratan Das of Gobindapally alleging that the trio have used his father’s legacy data to update NRC which came to light during the ongoing family tree verification process.
Accordingly Police registered a case 234/18 started investigation and arrested the three persons namely Subash Das, his son Raju Das and his relative Hemanta Nath from Kamalpur in Kampur. A local court on Saturday sent them to the jail.
24 Mar 2015 - 6:58pm | Hantigiri Narzary
A total of 23 nominations from various parties and organisations filed nominations for seven constituencies in Chirang district both from Kajalgaon and Bijni sub-division today.
10 candidates from various parties and organisations filed nominations for three seats under Kajalgaon sub-division. In Kajalgaon constituency,Rwngwra Narzary(PCDR), Nirenjay Basumatary(BJP), Khanindra Brahma and Dilip Kr. Sarania(Ind) submitted their nomination papers. In Chirang Duar, backed Amarsing Brahma(PCDR), Sanjib Wary(Cong) and Phanindra Kaklary(BJP).In Chirang seat Rakesh Brahma(Cong), Maoti Brahma Hazoary(PCDR) and Nabin Islary(Ind) submitted their nomination papers.
Meanwhile,13 nominations from four constituencies under Bijni sub-division of Chirang district have also filed nomination papers.