Skip to content Skip to navigation

AASU hunger strike on Aug 14, 15

Assam powerful students’organisation Assam Students Union will sit in hunger strike on August 14 and 15 in protest against the failure of the government to implement the Assam Accord.


Addressing a press conference in Guwahati in Wednesday, AASU leaders said only this will over the years, the government has been failing to deal with influx of Bangladeshi immigrants, border problem, along with some other burning issues. AASU general secretary Tapan Kumar Gogoi said Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh and Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi have been failing to do the needful.

Author info

editor's picture

Please send your comments to editor@assamtimes.org

Comments

D N Singh's picture

The students body only remembers the Assam Accord from time to time with long gaps, but keeps silent for years together. The politicians reap the fruits of this weaknes of AASU and think its' leaders would forget every thing in due course

Pages

Add new comment

Random Stories

Elephanta dead in electrocution

30 Oct 2013 - 9:26am | AT News
Bad news for nature lovers. A wild elephant found dead of electrocution on Tuesday night.                The tragic incident took place at Sonari in Sivasagar...

RTI training programme

5 Feb 2015 - 1:02pm | Hantigiri Narzary
A district level training programme for SPIO (State Public Information Officer) and FAAs (First Appellate Authority) on RTI Act was held at Kokrajhar District Deputy Commissioner office Conference...

Lifetime Achievement Award to JFMC Bhairabkunda

14 Aug 2016 - 4:07pm | Jayanta Kumar Das
Kaziranga Wildlife Society (KWS)held its annual Nature Conservation Day in memory of its founder president Padmashree Robin Banerjee at the pensioners Bhawan at Chandmari in Guwahati on August 12.On...