The state exchequer bore a Rs 34,44,353 expenditure in the name of chief minister Tarun Gogoi’s foreign visit since 2001. Parliamentary affairs minister Nilomoni Sen Deka informed that House on Monday that since his first stint as chief minister, Gogoi made 18 foreign trips.
According to Deka, during the CM's visit to the US, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between The Earth Institute, Columbia University and Assam State Disaster Management Authority. Deka said Gogoi’s first foreign visit was to Indonesia and Singapur.
He has travelled to Canada, UK, Italy, Sri Lanka, US, China, Switzerland, France, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Spain, Belgium, South Korea, Japan, Vietnam and Thailand. A few other foreign visits was on personal count.
3 Apr 2013 - 10:42am | AT News
A truck driver was killed and five others have been injured when two trucks collided heads on in the out skirt of Guwahati on Wednesday. The mishap took place at Sarutezpur at around 7.30 where a...
28 Jan 2013 - 7:03pm | AT News
Campaigning for the first phase of panchayat polls ends. Polls will tae place Wednesday.
The first phase will decide the fate of altogether 28,680 candidates in eight districts.
Of them, 643...
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To commemorate the 5th death anniversary of Sudhakantha Dr Bhupen Hazarika , an inter college football tournament was organized at Kujidah Higher Secondary School, Nagaon on Sunday. The match was...