Kokrajhar KLO ultras surrender
Two hard-core KLO militants surrendered before police in Kokrajhar on Wednesday. Identified as Dhananjay Barman alias Dayal alias Jiten alias Sonatan and Gopal Barman alias Joydeb alias Joy surrendered before Kokrahar SP Sunil Kumar at SP office in the morning.
They further deposited an HK-33 German made assault riffle and two hand grenades before the authority. Dayal is the district commander of Kokrajhar and Dhubri dsitrict and carried out reward of Rs 5 lakhs by Dispur.
He joined the outfit in 2010 and got underwent training at Nagaland-Myanmar border. He was involved with many heinous activities in the district.
21 Feb 2018 - 2:55pm | AT News
NEW DELHI: Even after Dispur moved Delhi asking for steps to revive the HPC mills in Silchar and Jagiroad, the Centre has stepped up the process to privatize the industries triggering a hail of protest across the state. The process to hand over the abandoned mills to the private parties came to light when an AASU delegation called on heavy industry minister Anant Geete in New Delhi on Wednesday.
The minister said both the mills would get a fresh lease of life only after the mills are handed over to the private parties. Opposition parties along with many other organizations are dead opposed to the idea to privatize the industries which faced closure a couple of months back.
“Why the government is not interested to revive it? But we will protest the move,” said a Congress leader who said that the party will decide the course of action in detail. AASU, AJYCP, KMSS are also in a mood to resist the privatization move. “We would have to sit to formulate the strategy to oppose the move,” said an AJYCP leader in Guwahati. The privatization move gathered steam even after Dispur submitted a huge Rs 1,800 crore fund to revive the ailing mills.
30 Jun 2016 - 7:08pm | Jayanta Kumar Das
The carcass of a twelve years old wild elephant (Makhna)found this morning on the bed of Samrang river near India-Bhutan international border.It has caused concern among nature loving people of the district.Eye witnesses said the elephant could have been poisoned somewhere else the previous night.Frequent deaths of wild elephants have now been a serious concern in the district.Udalguri District Journalists Union and Green Society,Udalguri expressed concern at the incident and request forest department to take appropriate action.
15 Sep 2019 - 1:59pm | Dibya J Borthakur
NAGAON: As part of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call during his Independence Day speech to clean up the environment from plastic, the local administration here along with Raha Municipality Board (RMB) on Saturday launched a drive at Raha Toll Plaza along the four-lane highway to clean up the plastic garbage from the area.
The officials and employees of the administration and the RMB cleaned up the roadside plastic garbage thrown in and around the toll plaza campus.
Pallavi Kachary, executive officer , Raha Municipality Board, taking part in the drive urged the public to go for waste segregation right at the source as the first place being our homes , shops ,hotels, restaurants etc. She said that it was the duty of every citizen to keep their homes and localities clean and create a safe germ-free and plastic free environment.