Karbi outfit expresses ire over TV report
The People’s Democratic Council of Karbi-longri (PDCK) Thursday rubbished what it term ed as a “strange” news report aired by News 18 on November 7, 2017 with graphics of photographs and videos on the basis of a police claim.
“The news report emphatically asserted that our Home Secretary, Mir-ang Sir-ang was and is directly involved in cases of poaching rhinos in the Kaziranga National Park. The allegation made by the greedy Assam Police personnel and corrupt forest department officials against PDCK and its Home Secretary for killing rhinos is baseless and fabricated. It is an insinuation of the worst kind manufactured out of thin air in order to tarnish the image of this promising revolutionary organization,” said Nongme Tungjang, General Secretary of the outfit.
This is a natural and a standard operating procedure of imperial propaganda campaign. On the other hand, this is an attempt to divert attentions of both government and general public to an insurgent organization from rhino poaching mafia, which is certainty working hand in glove with the police and the forest guards, he added.
The outfit feels that the propaganda will mislead the concerned citizens and officials to bark up the wrong tree, which will facilitate the work of this unique mode of looting public property. In fact, it is due to the symbiotic tie among the trio- Assam Police, the Department of Forest and the Bangladeshi immigrants that the rhino population is dwindling day by day. Assam Police and the Department of Forest are now using hypodermic needle theory of propaganda to shroud their true faces from the sight of the people.
“PDCK is committed to preventing rhino poaching in Kazir Arong or Kaziranga at any cost and we shall always stand against the rhino poachers,” concluded Tungjang in a communiqué.
22 Oct 2014 - 6:50am | AT News
It’s a disquieting signal. More trouble awaits Assam. Police claimed to have got clear evidence of a section of youths is on visit to Bangladesh to undergo arms training in Bangladesh. Jamaatul-Mujahideen Bangladesh has been imparting the training to the youths to monger more trouble in the state. This was what the blueprint of the Bangladesh outfit. More and youths from Assam are in constant touch with the notorious outfit of the neighbouring country to undergo training in near future. The disquieting evidence surfaced during the probe into the recent IED blast at Burdwan in Bengal. Director General Police Khagen Sarma on Tuesday confirmed that they have been tracing the movement of the youths to Bangladesh.
18 Oct 2012 - 2:25am | editor
A fake financial institute has once again duped lakhs of customers during the last two year. The institution in question is Jivan Surakhya Group. Proprietor Chandan Das, who has recently sold out a satellite TV news channel is absconding. That too a week ahead of the date of payments to its agents and customers.
Hundreds of customers vandalized its Hatigaon based office on Wednesday a day after another section of customers did it in Sonari at Sivasagar. Police have already registered a case against Das who is remaining untraced.
13 Jan 2019 - 6:16pm | AT Kokrajhar Bureau
Expressing serious concern over the prevailing move from BJP led NDA government to grant ST status to the six-communities,who are regarded as populas and advanced communities in Assam, the Bodoland Janajati Suraksha Manch(BJSM) has urged Bodoland Territorial Council(BTC) chief Hagrama Mohilary, who is also BPF president to breake down alliance government with BJP to the greater interest of the existing tribal communities in the state.
The BJP led NDA government at centre had announced to enlist ST status for six communities in Assam,keeping aside dark the existing STs who are going to be worse affected in coming days.The manc strongly dead opposed the move to grant ST status to the six-communities and termed that it was a conspiracy to destablish the existing ST peoples in the state.
In a press statement, working president of BJSM Daorao Dekhreb Narzary and secretary Jayanta Boro,have accused that BJP led NDA government has been trying to chaos among existing STs who are enjoying ST status in the state. The manch expressed resented over the present development for granting ST status to the six communities,which has been going anti existing STs across the state.
The manch leaders urged the BPF president Mohilary to breake down the alliance partnar with BJP party and safe the indigenous tribal peoples and held healthy integration.
The manch leaders also appealed all tribal organisations to come forward united and voice jointly against the government’s move to enlist new ST status in the state.
‘This is the high time to be united among tribal organisations to stand with united voice to safe the identity and dignity of the tribal peoples because the BJP led NDA government has been trying to make cohession the indigenous tribals’, manch leaders added.