2 die in mishaps
A 25-year-old man, Bikash Jena, died on the spot after his motorcycle collided with a truck carrying CRPF personnel at Panikhati on Wednesday morning.
another incident, Bipul Saikia, 28, died after his motorcycle hit the road divider at Noonmati on Wednesday evening. Saikia died on his way to hospital.
The Consumers Legal Protection Forum on Wednesday said the Assam Human Rights Commission has registered a case and initiated necessary proceedings in connection with the death of Ashish Sinha, who died after he fell into an uncovered manhole in Gopinath Nagar. The forum claimed that the commission registered on the basis of a complaint lodged by the former.
The Guwahati district committee of Purbanchali Loka Parishad on Wednesday organised a meeting on the problem of unemployment in Assam and its impact in society at Bhagawati Prasad Baruah Bhawan.
The Cotton College Union Society on Wednesday reiterated its demand that the state government must immediately fill up the vacant posts of teachers of the college for smooth academic functioning.
Chief administrator of Guwahati Municipal Corporation Robin Bordoloi on Wednesday said employees from the corporations enforcement branch and Assam police will take punitive actions, including a fine of Rs 500, against residents and shop owners who throw garbage on roads and public places.
The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, NE chapter, will organise a study circle meeting on Money Laundering Act, 2002, at its office in Dighali-pukhuri on Saturday, an official said on Wednesday.
The Lions Club of Guwahati on Wednesday said the club would undertake a unique community marriage programme and organise the wedding ceremony of 31 couples at Haryana Bhawan near Bharalumukh on February 1, 2009.
Save Guwahati, Build Guwahati will organise a function on Thursday to felicitate its president Dhiren Baruah on the occasion of his 82nd birthday, an office bearer of the NGO said on Wednesday.