Asom Gana Parishad Agp
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 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


North East  /  Published 30.12.18

Forum files petition in SC against bill

The Forum Against Citizenship Act Amendment Bill announced on Sunday that it has filed a petition in the Supreme Court, challenging the laws regularising the entry and stay of persecuted communities f...
By Ali Fauz Hassan in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 05.12.19

AGP writes to Shah on CAB

The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), an ally of the ruling BJP in the state, wrote to Union home minister Amit Shah on Thursday demanding that the Centre ensure constitutional safeguards for the indigenous p...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

North East  /  Published 15.12.18

Zoramthanga takes oath, BJP leaders absent

Mizo National Front chief Zoramthanga took oath as Mizoram chief minister for the third time on Saturday but conspicuous by their absence were senior BJP leaders at the hourlong function at the Raj Bh...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 17.02.20

AAMSU black day for Nellie killings

The All-Assam Minority Students’ Union (AAMSU) will observe a “black day” on Tuesday on account of the 36th anniversary of Nellie massacre and made a fervent appeal to the state government for m...
By Shajid Khan in Udalguri

North East  /  Published 09.04.19

AGP firm on bill opposition

The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) on Tuesday released its manifesto for the Lok Sabha polls, asserting it would remain firm on its earlier stand of opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019.The AGP...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati


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