Assam to take part in Rowing Championships at Bangaluru
The 16th Sub-Junior & 17th Challenger Sprints National Rowing Championships organized by The Rowing Federation of India & Karnataka Amateur Rowing Association will be held at Bengaluru, Karnataka from May 26 to June 2, 2013. The Assam State Rowing team of boy’s & girl’s comprising of 22 Rowers, Coach Haladhar Choudhury, and Team Manager Jhorna Sinha will be leaving Guwahati on May 25, informed by the Secretary of the Association, Nababuddin Ahmed.
The team members are as follows:
Akash Deep Rajkhowa
Manab Jyoti Dutta
Dikshanta Kashyap Dev Sarma
Pervez Sadiq Rahman
Ankur Jyoti Boruah
|Challenger Sprints: |
- Nafisa Sadiq
- Shreyanshi Kashyap
Boys team – U/ 13
- Naffi Hazarika
- Swapnanil Tamuli
- Aradhana Das
- Arindita Deka
- Prerna Basnet
- Sristi Sinha
- Nistha Baruah
|Girls team – U/ 13 |
- Jyestha Dipak
- Hanshita Sarmah
25 Mar 2016 - 9:56pm | Shajid Khan
BPF has fully geared up to grab power for fourth consequetive term in 64 No. Panery LAC . A poll campaign meeting for the BPF candidate and sitting MLA of the constituency Kamali Basumatary was organized at Bordoloi Bhawan,Tangla today which was attended as Chief Guest by Deputy Chief BTC Khampa Borgayari. Addressing the masses Borgayari said " Our fanfare has not confined just as a wind it has come as a storm. " He further stated "AGP,BJP and BPF has come under one umbrella for the sake of the people."
Lashing out at ABSU backed UPP he said "Pramod Boro has been criticising us". Even if Pramod Boro is voted to power he cannot bring change in BTC claimed, Borgayari.
He further stated that there have been lots of development in BTC region and so even people living outside BTC have noticed the development and have praised BPF party . Mentioning a few developments He said , " We have built CIT,Bodoland University in Kokrajhar. PM Modi have assured us of upgradation of the CIT into a Deem University soon.
He also said that, opposition have created misunderstanding in the name of Bodo and Non-Bodo. He also criticized ABSU have pushed young generation towards politics. He also appealed the masses not to vote for UPP. He also said that "Bhairabkunda Irrigation Project of Udalguri is under construction and after completion would generate 20 MW power."
He also said that "If we are voted to power - Women education till University level would be completely free of charge." He also promised of Gearless scooters to all women students of Colleges coming from distant places in BTC region." He also assured of starting free UPSC Coaching for Meritious students at New Delhi.
Addressing the people, BPF Candidate and sitting MLA Kamali Basumatari said, "My heart goes out to the recent incident of killing of two people of the tea community by miscreants in Udalguri district." She also said, "We don't play politics of blamegame. I appeal all the masses to promote brotherhood and secularism." She also appealed the masses to vote BPF for the sake of development in BTC region.
Addressing the people ,Ananta Bhatta former leader of the central committee said "AGP and BPF has same ideology of regionalism. We will surely form government in grand alliance."
Others present were Ratiram Boro former MCLA,Bonjar Daimari EM BTC, Dwithun Boro TCLCC Chairman, Babul Daimari and Santosh Rabha President and General secretary of Bhergaon BSU respectively along with a few leaders of AGP.
13 Jan 2017 - 9:46am | AT News
Magh bihu festivity grips Assam on Friday across the state where people of all walks of life are preparing to celebrate the much vaunted occasion.
Huge preparation is underway in the open field to hold uruka on Friday night with community feasting under a make shift house of straw and bamboo.
Cultural functions are lined up for the night in many urban and semi urban areas to be accompanied by jam kirtan on the occasion.
Magh bihu falls on Saturday to be marked where the people would lit up the meji, a huge structure of wood and bamboo early in the morning to offer puja to the firegod.
Traditional Assamese sweets and delicious items are flooding the household to be served to the near and dear ones on the occasion.
18 Jul 2015 - 4:39pm | Hamidul Gani
Along with the rest of the country, Dhupdhara in Goalpara, too celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr, the Muslim festival that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan on Saturday. Thousands of Muslims were seen offering prayers and listening to clerics’sermons at various Eidgahs in the district. Nearly 3,000 followers of Islam gathered at the Dhupdhara Eidgah to offer Eid prayers in the morning. Maulana Mufti Abdulla Rashidi, the imam of Dhupdhara Jama Masjid conducted the Eid prayers and appealed to all to remain united so that the secular fabric of the country is upheld and peace and harmony prevails. Tankeswar Rabha, the Chief Executive Member of Rabha Hasong Autonomous Council, on Sunday extended his greetings to the people on the occasion of Eid–ul–Fitr. Inamul Ahmed, general member of RHAC, Najibar Rahman and Sajjad Gani, the president and the secretary of Dhupdhara Muslim Society respectively also extended their warm greetings to the people of the district as well as State on the occasion. Eid ul Fitr was also celebrated at Bagdoba, Bordol, Dhanbari, Podupara of Dhupdhara area.