Guwahati: Justice Ajay Lamba was sworn in as the Chief Justice of Gauhati High Court today.
Governor Prof. Jagdish Mukhi administered him the oath of office at a solemn function in presence of Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal held at Darbur Hall in Raj Bhavan.
The Governor administered him the oath of office under article 219 of the Constitution of India.
The swearing-in ceremony was attended by judges of Gauhati HC, members from legal fraternity, Chief Secretary, Govt.of Assam Alok Kumar, DGP Kuladhar Saikia and other senior officials of the state govt.
With an aim to infuse knowledge on career making in the youth, a one day free ' workshop on career counselling programme was held at Tangla College wherein around 250 students participated. The programme was organized by Dept. of Education & IQAC cell of the college. The programme was inaugurated and presided by Dr. Prasen Daimari Principal and ProfChandan Baruah of the College respectively.
The resource person who counselled the students was counsellor and columnist ofMelange magazine of The SentinelRanjan Kr. Baruah. Baruah spoke in length on the occasion, wherein he briefed the students as to what should be their target, how could the problems and hurdles be tackled and what is the success mantra for ultimate career progress. He stressed upon the students for not making wrong decisions in life, saying that one wrong decision could spoil anybody’s career. He further said that"
Youths from the NE region lack confidence thus majority of them even don't even appear in the exams of jobs offered by the central government and corporate houses". He urged the students to pursue their career in the fields they are passionate about. He mentioned about various Career perspectives ranging from careers on military, para-military,allied health and para-medical to careers on special educator catered to physical disabled people,Fashion designing,film,Drama ,management,civil service,banking and finance,sports instructor,mass communication, entrepreneurship and many more. He also awared the students on various scholarships and loans offeres by government and corporate houses of the nation to meritorious students for higher education. He urged the studentcommunity to turn people's problems to prospects and there by select one's career.
Earlier the purpose of the programme was elaborated by Prof. Abdul Karin. At the end of the meeting the vote of thanks was conveyed by Prof. Dr. Satyen Chakravorty. Chakravorty thanked the students for participating in large number despite heavy downpour he also thanked the professors for holding such programmes which are highly beneficial for youth with regard to making their careers. Students attending the programme were also given certificate of participation.
The criminal investigation Department on Tuesday seized raw footage of the recent molestation incident a day after it was ordered to probe the incident. A CID team rushed to the Newslive building and seized the camera used to record the molestation incident in the heart of the city on July 9. The probe will ascertain the voice and visuals of the reporter in question. Chief minister Tarun Gogoi has said that probe is going on the allegations of Akhil Gogoi who provided police proof to substantiate his claim that Gauravjyoti Neog is involved in the incident.
Dispur on Friday has asked the onion traders across the state to sell onion for Rs 65 per kg. According to information available with assamtimes, all district administrations have received instructions from Dispur to strictly enforce the onion price. The government further urged the people to lodge complaint against the traders who demand more than Rs 65 per kg.