Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi urged the Centre to set up a counter-insurgency coordination mechanism involving policeforces to deal with the insurgency problem in the state.
During his meeting with prime minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Monday, Gogoi said that the Maoists have spread its base in some pockets of upper Assam. The chief requested Modi to include Tinsukia and Dibrugarh districts within the ambit of the integrated action plan to combat extremism.
Gogoi apprised Modi of the plans to strengthen policing the riverine areas by setting up river police stations.
26 Jan 2017 - 12:02am | AT News
Journalists’ Forum Assam (JFA) has ridiculed the diktat imposed by some separatist militant outfits of northeast India on observation of forthcoming Republic Day in the region and appealed to the...
31 Mar 2014 - 9:56am | AT News
BJP leaders and workers in large number have gathered in Biswanath Chariali on Monday to attend the Narendra Modi’s poll rally to campaign for Tezpur candidate Ram Prasad Sarma.After landing at the...
27 Jun 2013 - 4:25pm | SK Hasan
Damayanti Rajkumari, mother of the ULFA Chairman Arabinda Rajkhowa passed away at her own residence of Lakuwa at 3 AM on Thursday. She was 100 years old. She lefts her three daughters and two sons....
Add new comment