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Manipur: bandh supporters burnt effigies of CM and Dy. CM

Protestor at Tamenglong district have burnt effigies of Manipur Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister during the 12-hour band called by three tribal students' organisations in the hills districts of Manipur on Monday.

The bandh was called to protest against the The Protection of Manipur Peoples Bill, 2015, The Manipur Land Revenue and Land Reforms (Seventh Amendment) Bill, 2015, The Manipur Shop and Establishment (Second Amendment) Bill, 2015which were introduced in the special session of the Manipur Assembly.

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Lafikul buried at Salakati

3 Aug 2017 - 8:16am | AT Kokrajhar Bureau

Amidth huge thronging from all walks of life funeral of Lafikul Islam Ahmed, president of the All BTC Minority Student's Union(ABMSU) was performer at Salakati in Kokrajhar district on Wednesday.
Lafikul was shot dead by unidentified armed miscreants on Tuesday evening at Titaguri bazaar in Kokrajhar which has created sensation in the area.

Police so far apprehended two persons for involving with the incident.They are identified as Gautom Ghosh,owner of the JN Traders and Entaj Ali of Tokeyamari under Gossaigaon PS.
A five member special investigation team (SIT)  has been formed to investigate the killing if student leader Ahmed,headed by Prakash Medhi,DSP Kokrajhar.Other members are Saffikul Hussain,DSB Kokrajhar, Rajesh Singh,cyber expert,Rsmcharan Rabha and Manoj Boro,police constable.The SIT team will investigate whole pacts of the incident,said Mukesh Sahay,Assam DGP while attending the at the house of Lafikul today.

He said the police administration has been investigating the incident and hope that the culprits will be booted soon.He said miscreants used small arms in the fired that killed the ABMSU leader.
Assam minister Parimal Suklabadhya rushed the Salakati to take stock on the saturation under the directions from chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal.He reached the house of Lafikul and said state government has been doing strong initiative while checking the involved culprits.

Hagrama Mohilary,BTC chief visited at the Salakati. He said that culprits must be punished as per law.

Lafikul's body was brought to Bhotgaon ABMSU office where people from all walks of life paid last respect and his funeral was performed at Salakati through Islam religious ritual this evening.
The ABMSU demanded CBI inquiry into killing of Lafikul Ahmed.

Naba Kumar Sarania,Kokrajhar MP paid floral tribute to Lafikul at Bhotgaon.

NDFB-S militant held in Chirang

4 May 2015 - 10:43pm | Hantigiri Narzary

Security forces claimed to have captured a hardcore cadre of NDFB-S militant in Chirang district on Monday. 

Swmkwr Mushahary alias Serfang the militant was held during a joint operation in Bamungaon area near Sidli in the evening. He was trained up in Myanmar who returned to the state in March only. 

A 7.65 pistol, two round live bullets were recovered from his possession.


Budget deficit Rs 1,385.77 cr

11 Aug 2014 - 12:41pm | AT News

Chief minister Tarun Gogoi said that the budget this year will be Rs 1,385.77 crore.

In his hour long budget speech in assembly, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said, “Rs 52,696.81 crore is on revenue account and the remaining Rs 4,614.58 crore is under capital account.”

The 2014-15 budget estimate shows a receipt of Rs 57,311.39 crore under the consolidated fund of the state.

He said that adding Rs 3,29,365.94 crore receipt of under public account and of Rs 50 crore under contingency fund, the aggregate receipts amount stands at Rs 3,86,727.33 crore.

The total expenditure from the consolidated fund of the state in 2014-15 is estimated at Rs 58,104.54 crore, he said.

According to Gogoi, “taking into account the expenditure of Rs 3,29,958.56 crore under public account and Rs 50 crore under contingency fund, the aggregate expenditure for the year is estimated at Rs 3,88,113.10 crore.”