Assam police yet to collect evidences against Jihadi

Assam police yet to collect evidences against Jihadi

GUWAHATI: The Assam police Director General Khagen Sarma admitted that police is yet to collect concrete evidences against Burdwan blast key accused Sahanur Alom’s wife Sujana Begum who is also a suspected Jammat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) member. A lower court here had granted bail to Sujana following the state police’s Special operation unit (SOU) failed to file […]

Assam CM directs to contain swine flu on a mission mode

Assam CM directs to contain swine flu on a mission mode

TNT News GUWAHATI: After two people died and noted literate Nagen Saikia was reported to have been undergoing treatment for swine flu virus, Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi directed the Health and Family Welfare department to work on a mission mode to contain the spread of swine flu in the state. “Though the disease has […]

Assam: Huge cache of drugs seized

Assam: Huge cache of drugs seized

TNT NEWS GUWAHATI: The city police arrested two persons and seized huge cache of contraband and foreign denominations from their possession. Acting on a tip off, the police sleuth seized the party drugs weighing over 20 kilos concealed in bags kept at the interstate bus terminus at Gorchuk Tuesday morning. “Over one lakh denominations of Myanmar and some […]

Assam: Army nabbed Garo militant

Assam: Army nabbed Garo militant

TNT NEWS GUWAHATI: In a joint operation with Goalpara police, Army camp Lakhipur ex Agia Brigade under the aegis of Red Horns Div, apprehended one GNLA terrorist from village Balaikhwar under Lakhipur police station today morning. Based on a tip-off regarding plans of the terrorist to execute extortion in the village, Army had launched a […]

Assam: GHC notices to Centre and Nagaland over lynching incident

Assam: GHC notices to Centre and Nagaland over lynching incident

TNT NEWS GUWAHATI: A Gauhati high court division bench today issued notices to Centre and state government of Nagaland and sought a detailed status report on the Dimapur lynching incident within two weeks. The court directed the inspector general of prisons in Nagaland to ensure adequate security of all prisoners lodged at various prisons in […]

Swine flu claims second death in Assam

Swine flu claims second death in Assam

GUWAHATI: Swine flu has claimed second death in the state on Tuesday. One Sushil Bora hails from Jorhat, passed away after contracting swine flu, doctors confirmed. He died at the Sanjivani Hospital in Dibrugarh. A total of six other cases of swine flu have been detected in the state so far. The spectre of mounting swine […]

Assam CM tables deficit Rs. 265.32 crore budget in assembly

Assam CM tables deficit Rs. 265.32 crore budget in assembly

GUWAHATI: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, on Tuesday had tabled Rs 265.32 crore deficit budget in state assembly for 2015-2016. Gogoi who is also holding finance portfolio said that the credit deposit ratio of banks in Assam has increased to 45.43 per cent as on 2014. He said that in 2004, the ratio was 32.53 […]

First Swine Flu death in Assam

First Swine Flu death in Assam

GUWAHATI: One 60 years old male died of swine flu in Jorhat district on Wednesday. The Regional Medical Research Centre, Lahowal in Dibrugarh district on Sunday has confirmed that he died of Swine flu. “The reports from Regional Medical Research Centre at Lahowal in Dibrugarh confirmed the cause of the death of the person. This […]

UPLA chairman neutralized

UPLA chairman neutralized

GUWAHATI: Security forces led by Eastern Command Counter Intelligence Unit (ECCIU) have killed the self-styled chairman of United Peoples Liberation Army (UPLA) Dhanjay at a nearby area of Diphu in Karbi Anglong district on Monday. Dhanjay alias Kala Gunda was reported of visiting the area for extortion. A pistol was recovered from him.​​