Two boys drown Jorhat, Feb. 26:
Two boys, Bitupan Das, 10, and Rituparna Das, 8, drowned in the Dikhow at Meteka ghat in Assam’s Sivasagar district when they went for a swim in the river with friends at 12.30pm today.
Two motorcycle-borne youths snatched Rs 6.10 lakh from the manager of the Hengerabari branch of Assam Gramin Bikash Bank in Assam’s Golaghat district at 11am on Saturday.
Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday distributed bicycles to girl students of Classes VIII and XI in Kamrup district under Asom Bikash Yojana.
Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday unveiled a bust of R.G. Baruah at the R.G. Baruah Sports Complex on Saturday.
Dhubri: Robbers decamped with Rs 80,000 from the cash counter of the Bazar branch of the State Bank of India in Dhubri on Saturday.
The Arshad Madani group of Jamiat Ulama-e-Hind on Saturday criticised AIUDF president Badaruddin Ajmal saying he used the organisation for political purposes during his tenure as state unit president.
Jana Jagriti, an NGO, on Saturday, criticised the Centre for its alleged inaction against Chinese plans to construct dams, as it would divert the Brahmaputra.
The Centre of Media and Research for Indigenous People, an NGO, on Saturday organised a seminar on Peace Process and Civil Society Organisations at the Gauhati Town Club.