Asom Gana Parishad
North East  /  Published 09.05.22

Assam: Salary boost for officials

The Assam government has decided to award employees connected to Mission Basundhara with a month’s basic salary for the success of the mission. Chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma made the annou...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 25.04.22

BJP sweeps Assam civic polls, Cong 0

The BJP and its ally Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) swept the Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) polls on Sunday by winning 58 of the 60 wards. The BJP bagged 52 seats, including the three seats it had w...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 10.05.21

The road ahead for Mamata

Mamata Banerjee’s landslide victory has helped her emerge as Bengal’s own Joan of Arc, but one who survived rather than went down fighting. Now is the time for her to seriously introspect ...
By Subir Bhaumik

North East  /  Published 06.05.21

AGP legislator backs Sarma as CM

A four-time AGP MLA Renupoma Rajkhowa has in a letter to party president Atul Bora thrown her weight behind BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma as the next chief minister of Assam. Rajkhowa’s letter...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 06.03.21

AGP gives Mahanta’s seat to BJP candidate

The ruling BJP not only sealed its seat-sharing deal with its allies in Delhi on Friday night but also announced the names of 70 party candidates for the three-phased Assembly polls in Assam. At a jo...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 20.12.20

BJP sweeps Tiwa council polls

The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday swept the Tiwa Autonomous Council (TAC) elections in Assam but the outcome once again established the free fall of the Congress, which could manage ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 16.12.20

AGP leader quits, decries silence on CAA

A founder member and legislator of the Asom Gana Parishad, Pabindra Deka, resigned from the party on Tuesday claiming the AGP had not only lost its regional character, which was “exposed by its ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 28.08.20

AGP meet held despite court bar

AGP president and Assam minister Atul Bora was on Thursday unanimously re-elected party chief for a second straight term of three years but the entire exercise has come under judicial scrutiny.  ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 18.01.20

Will fight new party head on: Minister

The Assam BJP on Saturday welcomed the move of the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) to float a political party and vowed to fight it head on in the 2021 Assembly election.“We welcome the announcem...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 07.01.19

AGP withdraws support to BJP over Citizenship Bill

The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) on Monday withdrew its support to the ruling BJP in Assam over the Citizenship Amendment Bill, AGP president and minister Atul Bora said.The bill seeks to provide Indian c...
By PTI in Guwahati


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