Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Financial supports to journalists/ families

Ajmal Foundation has shown its gesture for some affected journalists of Assam. Under its Ajmal Media Welfare Scheme, the foundation has offered financial supports to 6 media persons in a function held at Guwahati Press Club on September 14, 2012.

The foundation has offered Rs 75000 to the closed relative of Raihan Nayum, a reporter of Ganachabuk, who was killed on September 8 last in Dhubri. Similarly Raj Kumar Sahu (DY365 with Rs 50000), Amulya Nath (NewsLive with Rs 25000), Sarat Das (NewsLive with Rs 25000), Lalit Sarma (DY365 with Rs 25000) and Kulen Kalita (Janambhumi with Rs 25000) were also awarded.

Khasrul Islam, manager of Ajmal Foundation, who was present on the occasion assured continued support from the foundation for the welfare of the media fraternity of northeast India. Haidor Hussain Bora (media coordinator, Ajmal Foundation), Prasanta Rajguru (Amar Asom), Prakash Mahanta (Asomiya Pratidin), Hiten Mahanta, Ranen Kumar Goswami, Nava Thakuria with others were also present on the occasion.

Author info

editor's picture

Please send your comments to


rishi's picture

poisa dhali morom bisarise...politics...amak axomor matir poora bangladeshi jabo laage aru dhormo namot rajniti koribo nelage..Ajmal'ok gotai doik

Add new comment


Republish this content

Random Stories

Senior officer missing near KNP

7 Mar 2012 - 2:59am | editor
A senior official of a Chennai-based firm has been missing since Sunday from near Kaziranga National Park. According to police, Ganapat Kumar, a project engineer of Afcon Infrastructure, went...

Akhil warns BJP, RSS

24 Nov 2015 - 7:24pm | Dibya J Borthakur
KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi has urged the people to unmask Congress government in the state and Narendra Modi government at the Centre alleging that the common people have been bearing the brunt of a set...

Former rebels behind Lafikul killing!

10 Aug 2017 - 9:10pm | AT Kokrajhar Bureau
Former Assam Minister Siddique Ali Ahmed expresses suspects the role of rebels in ceasefire behind the killing of Lafikul Islam Ahmed. But the Congress leader refused to name the rebels who killed...