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Flood: Rajnath talks to Gogoi

The Centre has assured the Assam government of all help to deal with the flood fury that claimed 30 people during the last four days.

In his telephonic conversation with chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday, Union home minister Rajnath Singh said that the Centre would extend all possible assistance to the state for rescue and relief of flood-affected areas.

Rescue and relief teams operations are underway at Boko, Goalpara, Guwahati, Sonitpur, North Lakhimpur, Tinsukia and Dhemaji.

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SEBA announces HSLC results

28 May 2014 - 9:46am | AT News

Achyut Ranjan Gogoi of Nazira Jatiya Vidyalaya tops the HSLC examination conducted by SEBA in February this year. Gogoi, whose parents are teacher of a local school obtained 585 marks out of 600.

The second position goes to Jyoti Krishna Kumar Kalita from Maloubari HS School in Sonapur in the outskirt of Guwahati.

Smitaxi Goswami from Salt Brooke Academy in Dibrugarh shares third position with Anajit Roy of Korrajhar Babylang School and Sannidhya Sarma of BVCL, Namrup.

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Trishna Bora of Holly Child school in Guwahati and Swagoto Ashrafi from Goalpara have secured the fifth position.

The names were announced at a press conference at the SEBA office premises on Wednesday morning.

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The government is taking full advantage of the divided Opposition on several issues. AGP, BJP and AIUDF have been maintaining different stand on vital issues like land swap deal, mega dam, ration in tea gardens. The five day long winter session began with the question hour at 9 in the morning to be followed by other business.  


MTFA militants held in Chirang

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