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Liquor seized

Guwahati, April 10: The Kamrup district excise sleuths have so far carried out 228 raids against illicit liquor and seized 63,971 litres of country liquor and 1,152 litres of Indian made foreign liquor (IMFL) ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. A total of 667 cases have been registered following the raids.


Guwahati: The Chirang district administration conducted at least six voters’ awareness programmes since March 17 as part of the Election Commission’s drive to improve turnouts. Street plays were also staged as part of the campaign.

Modi rallies

Guwahati: BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address election rallies in four Assembly constituencies — Barpeta, Dhubri, Mangaldoi and Nagaon — in Assam, which will go to polls in third phase on April 24. The dates of the rallies, however, are yet to be finalised.


Kokrajhar: The lower Assam division commissioner Sabbir Hussain visited Gossaigaon on Thursday to review the law and order situation ahead of the election. He had a meeting with district election officer SDPO, Gossaigaon and other officers for Gossaigaon and Kokrajhar West constituencies.

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