The All A'chik Youth Federation (Assam State Zone) strongly condemned the inhuman killing of Nilotpal Das and Abhijeet Nath, who became victims of rumour mongering, in the hands of unruly mob at Dokmoka in Karbi Anglong. The student organization in a press release called for maintaining peace in society and demanded exemplary punishment for each of the culprits involved in the incident.
Assam state BJP called the dissidence against chief minister Tarun Gogoi a drama to cover up the failure on all fronts.
Talking to reporters in Guwahati on Sunday, state party president Sarbananda Sonowal said that the growing dissidence was nothing but a drama required by the government to cover up the misdeeds and multiple failures. He said that these drama would have little impact on the people.
Former chief minister Tarun Gogoi has raised serious doubts over the government’s sincerity on the process to update the national register of citizens.
Participating in the debate on the governor's address on Thursday, the senior Congressleader said the process in processing at a snails pace. He observed that instead of detecting and deporting the immigrants, the Centre is trying to amend the Citizenship Act, 1955.
He also questioned the delay in the complete sealing of the Indo-Bangla border even two years after NDA formed the government at the Centre.
Kamal Medhi is likely to surface at any moment. The KMSS general secretary is believed to have been preparing to surface before the police after the Supreme Court turned down his anticipatory bail on Wednesday in the Dispur self-immolation case on February 24.
Sources told Assam Times that the elusive leader who has been booked in the sensational self immolation of Pranab Boro has intimated his decision to the authorities through proper channel.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected interim bail for Kamal Medhi who has been booked in connection with the Pranab Boro self immolation case.
The division bench of the apex court heard the petition moved on his behalf where the KMSS general secretary was denied bail in view of the seriousness of the case pending against him with the Dispur police station.
Medhi moved the top court after the Gauhati High Court refused to grant him anticipatory bail in connection with the sensational case where a KMSS activist died in self immolation attempt in Dispur on February 24.
Assam: The Accord, The Discord – Sangeeta Barooah Pisharoty