BTC employees stage dharna
Hundreds of employees of BTC temporary employees staged three dharna in front of DC office in Kokrajhar raising their demand and grievances on Friday. Their demands include steps to regularize their jobs and fresh appointment either fixed pay or regular in the council.
With banners and festoons in their hands, the protestors under the banner of BTC CSB selected Un - regularised Employees Association shouted slogans to raise their demands. Later they submitted a memorandum to the Principal Secretary of BTC through the Deputy Commissioner for early solution of their problems.
Organization leaders told reporters that they would take resort to an intensified stir if their demands are not meet early.
19 Mar 2008 - 5:32am | editor
Noted film actor Nipon Goswami released an audio CD "Mousumir Asha" of singer Mousumi Saharia along with famous singer Pulok Banerjee at Guwahati Press Club on 18-03-08.
Pix by UB Photos.
30 Mar 2015 - 7:44pm | Abdul Gani
In a bid to infuse more mobility in the city bus services, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today flagged off 61 number of city buses to increase plying of the government buses in the city and its adjoining areas at a function held at Rupnath Brahma Inter-State Bus Terminus in Guwahati today.
The 11 number of AC and 50 number of Non-AC buses under Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission Phase-II are the special purpose vehicles and they would ply between Jalukbari-Noonmati, Jalukbari-Beltola via Paltanbazar, ISBT-Mirza and ISBT-Jagiroad routes.
Speaking on the occasion Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said that in order to put the state into a robust growth trajectory, the transport system needs to be revolutionised and since 2001 his government has been putting in a lot of importance to this sector. He further said his government has been dedicating more number of buses to the service of the state as approximately 10 lakh people of the state on a daily basis use road transport as a means of communication.
He further reiterated his government’s commitment to improve transport system of the state by stimulating adequate government intervention in road and water transport.
Assam Transport minister Ajit Singh while speaking on the occasion underlined his objective of revamping the transport department which has the potential of bolstering growth of the state.
24 Feb 2018 - 4:58am | Nikhil Mundra
HOJAI: The Hojai police have arrested four persons 24 hours after they allegedly shot dead a person on the town on Thursday night.
Identified as Rajib Mazumdar, Yahiya Uddin, Haidar Ali and Makbul Islam they were arrested acting on some inputs after the police registered the case.
After interrogation they would be produced before the court.
Police further claimed to have recovered a 7.65mm pistol 2 magazines, 10 rounds of live. 7.65mm bullets, 2 live rounds of 303 bullets and 4 rounds of Cartridges from the possession of Makbul during the search operation at his premises.
which was kept concealed in the house premises. A separate case has been registered.