Kaliabor MP Gaurav Gogoi on Monday extended financial assistance of Rs 10 lakh from his MPLAD fund for the development of the ground where under-20 400-metre world champion Hima Das used to practise and still does when she is at No. 3 Kandhulimari village in Dhing constituency of Nagaon district.
The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has suspended a gateman, Munin Sonowal, and ordered a high-level inquiry into the Sunday night mishap in which two persons were killed after a car (AS-23 L 5787 ) was hit by the 12423 Dibrugarh-New Delhi Rajdhani Express at gate No. 32 here, between Dikom and Chabua stations.
Don Bosco School, Panbazar, will organise the 10th all-Assam major ranking table tennis championship and the 7th all Assam open ranking badminton championship, 2018, on Tuesday and Wednesday respectively.
Twelve days after central leaders of Bru refugees living in Tripura signed an agreement with the Centre for repatriation to Mizoram, they pulled out of the quadripartite repatriation deal in the face of severe agitation by refugees on Monday.
A public dialogue was on Sunday held on the theme Save Manipur University, Save Students' Life at Kakwa Community Hall, Kakwa Pukhri Mapal, Imphal West, in connection with the impasse brought by the strike demanding removal of vice-chancellor Adya Prasad Pandey from his post.
The Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) and Asom Jatiyatabadi Yuba Chatra Parishad (AJYCP) on Sunday announced that they will carry out a joint protest on July 22 against the re-opening of the toll gate on National Highway 37 at Raha in Nagaon district.