Govt to prepare action plan to ensure sector-specific development of Assam by 2026: Himanta Biswa Sarma
Guwahati/IBNS: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the state government should shed its conventional role of a regulator and perform as a facilitator to help different stakeholders to bring about a paradigm shift in the development of the state.
One killed, six others injured in head-on collision between two vehicles in Assam’s Kaziranga
Guwahati: One person was killed and six others were injured in a road mishap in Assam’s Goalghat district on Monday.
Three rhino poachers held in Assam’s Kaziranga
Guwahati/IBNS: The forest officials of Kaziranga National Park have arrested three poachers.
Assam flood situation steadies; toll mounts to 37
Guwahati/UNI: The flood situation in Assam steadied with number of affected people and districts decreasing marginally, though the death toll continued to mount.
Assam flood: 110 animals, including 10 rhinos, die in Kaziranga
Guwahati, July 20 (IBNS): The Kazirnaga National Park, a World Heritage Site, which hosts two-third of the one horned rhinoceros, has lost around 110 wild animals so far in the devastating flood that has hit Assam and disrupted normal life in the state.
Assam: 75% areas of Kaziranga under water, state government cancelled all leaves of forest staff
Guwahati, July 13 (IBNS): The flood situation in Assam worsened and along with the other parts of the state, the Kaziranga National Park has also been affected.
Wanted rhino poacher arrested in Assam, arms seized
Guwahati, Jan 31 (IBNS): Assam police have arrested a most-wanted rhino poacher and seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition in Assam’s Biswanath district.
Three rhino poachers with arms-ammu held in Assamâ€™s Kaziranga
Guwahati, Jan 3 (IBNS): Police and Kaziranga National Park (KNP) authorities on Wednesday night arrested three rhino poachers with arms, ammunition and other sharp weapons, who were trying to enter and poach rhino inside the national park.
Poacher killed in Kaziranga, AK-56 rifle, ammunition recovered
Guwahati, Apr 7 (IBNS): Day after poachers killed one rhino in Assam’s Kaziranga National Park (KNP), one hardcore rhino poacher was killed during a massive gun fight with security personnel and a poacher gang in the national park on Friday night.
Poachers kill another rhino in Kaziranga, chop off horn
Guwahati, Novr 3 : Poachers killed another one- horned rhinoceros in the world heritage site Kaziranga National Park and chopped off its horn on Thursday night, officials said on Friday.
Relief from flood: Centre to construct 30 km long embankment cum road in Kaziranga
Guwahati, July 20 (IBNS): To protect the Kaziranga National Park (KNP) from the devastating flood, the Centre has given green signal to construct about 30 km long embankment cum road on the bank of Brahmaputra river of the national park side.
Assam: Flood claims five more lives taking death toll to 44, Sonowal takes stock in Kaziranga
Guwahati, July 12 (IBNS): The flood situation in Assam turned worse as five more lives were lost on Wednesday taking the death toll to 44 and affecting over 1.7 million people of 24 districts.
Another rhino poached in Kaziranga
Guwahati, Oct 21 (IBNS): Poachers have killed another one horned rhinoceros in Assam's Kaziranga National Park (KNP).
Assam CM directs DCs and SPs for freeing encroachment across state in line of Kaziranga
Guwahati, Sept 29 (IBNS): Lauding the efforts of Deputy Commissioner (DC) and Superintendents of Police (SP) of Nagaon District in removing the encroachers from a portion adjoining Kaziranga National Park as per the directive of Gauhati High Court, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday called upon DCs and SPs of all districts to be proactive in freeing state lands from encroachers.
Kaziranga incident : Assam govt announces ex-gratia
Guwahati, Sept 19 (IBNS) : Assam government announced ex gratia of Rs 5 lakh paid to be the next kin of those dead and Rs 50,000 each to the injured persons in Kaziranga incident on Sunday where two people killed and several injured, including 14 police personnel, in clash between a mob and security personnel during the eviction drive by Nagaon district administration in the World heritage site.