Assam Government
North East  /  Published 26.07.20

Assam seeks pig supply curbs

The Assam government and pig farmers in the Northeast are unhappy with the Centre’s decision to transport pigs from Punjab and Haryana to the region hit by African swine fever (ASF). ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 18.07.20

Guest status for Assam plasma donors

The Assam government has decided to accord state guest status to plasma donors from outside the state for treatment of critical Covid-19 patients. Donors from within the state will also be given prefe...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 11.07.20

Assam tightens land rules for small units

The Assam government has made it mandatory for those planning to set up micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) units in the state to secure all “permission, clearance and approval” rel...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 06.07.20

'Pandemic getting bigger in Guwahati'

The Assam government on Sunday said Guwahati was in the grip of the Covid pandemic and it was getting “bigger and bigger”, a day after the state registered its highest single-day spike of ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 28.05.20

Dispur to pay May salary to employees

Government employees in Assam on Thursday heaved a huge sigh of relief as finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma announced Dispur’s decision to disburse salary and pension for May.There are about 4.5 ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 24.05.20

Sonowal concern over academic loss

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal said the government is concerned about the academic loss to students because of the prevailing Covid-19 situation.Sonowal on Saturday interacted with the dean, ...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh

North East  /  Published 18.05.20

Assam govt mulls solution for lockdown 4 immobility

A fresh problem has arisen before the state government — to address the troubles of the section of people who are unable to run their business during lockdown 4.0.Business in the city edged towards ...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 17.05.20

Worry over rising Covid-19 cases, containment zones

Concern and fear continued to grow among residents of Assam’s capital, as the number of Covid-19 cases and containment zones continued to rise.On Saturday night, two more Covid-19 cases were detecte...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 28.09.19

Sonowal allays NRC fears in Barak

Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday said the people of Barak Valley need not worry as their safety and security is the responsibility of the government, apparently dispelling fear and ...
By Swapnaneel Bhattacharjee in Silchar

North East  /  Published 11.05.20

Local groups to monitor home-quarantined in Asssam

The Assam health department, which is facing a major challenge with those in home quarantine flouting guidelines, has decided to form local committees to monitor the process to prevent derailing of th...
By Pranjal Baruah in Guwahati


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