Himanta Biswa Sarma
North East  /  Published 30.04.20

5 fresh cases in Assam

Assam feared community transmission of coronavirus with four more persons from Bongaigaon district, with no travel history or connection to Tablighi Jamaat, testing positive for Covid-19 on Thursday. ...
By Pranjal Baruah in Guwahati

India  /  Published 31.08.19

Happy to know how many are doubtful citizens, says AIUDF

Guwahati: The All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) on Saturday said it was happy with the publication of the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) because it had finally got an estimated offi...
By Hiranya Barman

North East  /  Published 29.04.20

Two Assam districts hope to come out of red

Two Assam districts, Nalbari and Golaghat, are likely to come out of the red zone as they have not reported any Covid-19 case in the past 14 days.At present, Assam has five red zone districts — Dhub...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 27.04.20

Gauhati University plans to reopen in June

Gauhati University vice-chancellor Pratap Jyoti Handique has proposed to reopen the institution in June. Assam education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma had held a video conference with 17 vice-chancello...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 26.04.20

Himanta spies hope in rate of recovery

The recovery rate of coronavirus patients in Assam on Sunday went up to 77 per cent with the discharge of eight more Covid-19 persons on Sunday. Assam has seven active cases out of 35 positive cases d...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati


North East  /  Published 27.09.19

Bengali group sees saviour in Himanta

 The All Assam Bengali Youth Students’ Federation on Friday demanded that state finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma be made the chief minister of Assam because he would be able to protect the ...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 14.05.20

Patients face Covid-19 ordeal

The ordeal of the ailing, who were stranded in Mumbai and reached Guwahati on Monday night after five days of travelling, has not ended as three cancer and a heart patient tested positive for Covid-19...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 10.05.20

Flak for Covid-19 driver return

The Assam government’s decision to send back a driver from Mumbai, who later tested positive for Covid-19, drew criticism from various quarters on Sunday.The driver, who had brought back a patient t...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 04.04.20

Govt plea to Delhi attendees: Test for Covid

Assam health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday said those who had attended the religious congregation at Nizamuddin in New Delhi last month and were still avoiding testing for Covid-19 are “h...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 03.04.20

Assam moves fast to check coronavirus

The Assam government has started moving the family members of those who tested positive after attending the religious congregation in Delhi last month to Sarusajai stadium here from Thursday midnight ...
By Pranjal Baruah in Guwahati


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