Facelift of roads & bridges
Roads and bridges in West Siang district in Arunachal Pradesh are getting a facelift. The construction work of Concrete Cement Pavement road from Paktu Tinali to Pakam village is going on smoothly and roads are being constantly monitored personally by Dukjum Lona. The project is likely to be completed during this winter.
21 Jan 2014 - 10:37am | AT News
Yet another incident of rape seems to have brought bad name for Lakhimpur.
The incident took place in Boginadi again where the victim is a girl of Eighth standard. The 50 year old accused perpetrator is in police custody after he raped the minor girl in the absence of her parents on Sunday.
Identified as Toseshwar Hazarika, the accused was caught by the local residents and was beaten up before being handed over to police. Investigation is going on.
On the other hand, thousands of people in the entire area staged dharna in front of the Boginadi police station demanding strict action against the perpetrator.
26 Mar 2014 - 8:32am | AT News
An uneasy situation is prevailing on Gossaigaon after unidentified miscreants shot at a BPF worker on Tuesday who succumbed to his injuries after a few hours.
Security forces have stepped up operation in the nook and corner of Gossaigaon to nab the culprits involved in the shoot out.
Ideitifeid as Mujibur Rahman, the BPF worker was shot at by the unidentified miscreants from a point blank range on Tuesday evening after he was on his way back to his residence. Seriously injured Mujibur was rushed to the hospital where he was declared dead.
11 Mar 2014 - 12:54pm | AT News
Congress leader Bolin Bordoloi is likely to join BJP in a day or two. If he joins, the party is likely to consider ticket for him in Koliabor.
Sources told Assam Times that Bordoloi is in touch with BJP leader Bijoya Chakrabarty who is coming to meet him on Wednesday.
Notably, the son of the first Assam chief minister was a strong contender from Guwahati. But his name did not figure after the party held an internal election.