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Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma visits Covid facility of govt hospital at late night

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma visited the Covid facility of a government hospital at the wee hours of Sunday as a part of 'odd-hour management' process amid the deadly second wave of coronavirus.

IAS officer Ghanashyam Dass appointed as Secretary to Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma

Guwahati/IBNS: Senior IAS officer Ghanashyam Dass has been appointed as the new Secretary to Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma.

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma reviews schemes of Finance Department

Guwahati/IBNS:  Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on his third day in office after taking over the post of Chief Minister, held a meeting with the Finance Department and asked the officials to accord high priority on any file related to health to augment the state’s fight against COVID pandemic.

Assam: Minor boy killed in grenade blast in Tinsukia district

Guwahati: A12-year-old minor boy was killed in a grenade blast incident in Assam’sTinsukia district on Tuesday morning. 

Three poachers arrested with two AK-47 rifles in Assam’s Karbi Anglong

Guwahati: Police arrested three rhino poachers along with huge cache of arms and ammunition, including two AK series rifles, in Assam’s Karbi Anglong district on Sunday.

Himanta Biswa Sarma to take oath as new Assam CM tomorrow

Guwahati: Himanta Biswa Sarma will be sworn in as the 15th Chief Minister of Assam on Monday after he was unanimously selected as the leader of Assam BJP Legislative Party on Sunday.

Himanta Biswa Sarma to become Assam CM 

New Delhi: Senior BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma will become the new Chief Minister of Assam, a state where the saffron brigade maintained its dominance in the Assembly polls.

Himanta Biswa Sarma to be Assam's new chief minister: Reports

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s strongman Himanta Biswa Sarma is all set to take over as the new chief minister of Assam. He will replace Sarbananda Sonowal.

Border Roads Organisation celebrates 75th year of India’s independence and 61st Raising Day

Guwahati/IBNS: Border roads organisation is conducting motorcycle expedition in Northeast to commemorate the 75th anniversary of India's independence in a befitting manner and as part of the overall “AzadikaAmritMahotsav” celebrations of GoI. This motorcycle expedition also coincides with 61st raising day of BRO.

Sarbananda Sonowal reviews COVID-19 situation in Assam with DCs

Guwahati/IBNS: In view of the rising cases of COVID-19 in the state, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday discussed the situation with Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma over the phone.

Assam: BJP led NDA leads in 77 seats; inches towards victory

Guwahati/UNI: The ruling BJP-led alliance in Assam is set to create history in the state by becoming the only non-Congress government to win consecutive terms.

People have blessed us to retain power in Assam: Sarbananda Sonowal

Guwahati/UNI: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday said that the people of Assam have blessed us to retain power in the state.

Assembly polls: TMC sweeping Bengal, DMK leading in TN, LDF in Kerala, NDA in Assam, NRC in Pondy

New Delhi/UNI: The Trinamool Congress in West Bengal, DMK-led Congress alliance in Tamil Nadu, BJP-led NDA in Assam, LDF in Kerala and N R Congress-led BJP alliance in Puducherry, are leading in more than half of the seats in their respective states as per the trends of counting of votes for Assembly elections on Sunday.

BJP led alliance crosses magic figure of 64 in Assam in initial counting

Guwahati/IBNS/UNI: The ruling BJP-led-alliance in Assam is in course to come back to power again, as in the initial round of counting,  the alliance has already crossed the magic figure 64, numbers needed to form the government in 126 member assembly.

DMK ahead in TN, LDF in Kerala, NDA in Assam, TMC & BJP neck-to-neck in Bengal

New Delhi/IBNS/UNI: As per early trends of counting of votes for Assembly elections, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam-led Congress alliance is leading in Tamil Nadu, while the All India Trinamool Congress is ahead in West Bengal, BJP-led NDA in Assam, Left Democratic Front in Kerala and All India N R Congress-led BJP alliance gaining in Puducherry.