Assam: CM Sonowal presents scooties to meritorious girls of HSSLC exams to boost women empowerment!

Assam: CM Sonowal presents scooties to meritorious girls of HSSLC exams to boost women empowerment!

Guwahati, January 13, 2018: The Assam government seems to have been making a lot of headlines lately and all for the right reasons. On Friday, Sarbananda Sonowal distributed scooties to 1,000 girls who excelled in the state board class XII final examinations in 2017. CM Sonowal said it was a move made by his government […]

Assam to bring in new law to punish corruption

Assam to bring in new law to punish corruption

GUWAHATI: The Assam government has decided to enact a new law which would  punish corrupt government employees which would also include the staff of Public Service Undertakings and autonomous bodies. This law will be put into place to curb the illegal practice of corruption. Chief Minister Sabarnanda Sonowal has asked Chief Secretary VK Pipersenia to prepare […]

Majuli first island to get “district” tag

Majuli first island to get “district” tag

ASSAM: Majuli on Monday was declared as the first island district in the country. Majuli till now has remained a sub division of the Jorhat district — however with BJP’s historic win in the state, the government has decided to make it a district. Chief Minister Sabarnanda Sonowal also hopes to get the island a […]

ASSAM: Doctors suspended for defying joining orders

ASSAM: Doctors suspended for defying joining orders

ASSAM: Chief Minister Sabarnanda Sonowal has recently cracked down on doctors who joined services late and 3 doctors from Majuli have been suspended for defying their joining orders. The Health Minister’s Office had appointed five specialist doctors for the Civil Hospital in Majuli on June 21 but three of the five had not joined service […]

AIIMS in Assam to come up in Kamrup district

AIIMS in Assam to come up in Kamrup district

ASSAM: The first All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) will set up another institute which will be the first in the Northeast. It will be set up at Changsari in Kamrup district in Assam. The plot will be officially handed over on Tuesday by Chief Minister Sabarnanda Sonowal. State Health and Family Welfare Minister […]