North East  /  Published 23.05.20

Cyclone pushes back Jorhat e-auction to June 1

Super cyclone Amphan, which has wrecked Calcutta and its adjoining areas, has forced mjunction to defer the Jorhat auctions in Assam.Though the auction was to start on May 21, it was postponed due to ...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 10.05.20

Jorhat stands still after Covid-19 cases

This Upper Assam town came to a standstill on Sunday, following two women, who had returned from Mumbai, testing positive for coronavirus on Saturday evening.With offices and institutions closed, shop...
By Devajit Baruah in Jorhat

North East  /  Published 08.05.20

Migrants ‘walk into’ Jorhat from Nagaland

Five migrant labourers walked all the way from Nagaland and reached Jorhat on Wednesday.They covered nearly 25km on foot and crossed the border at Mariani without the knowledge of the authorities and...
By Pullock Dutta in Jorhat

North East  /  Published 30.04.20

Forest last hope of sustenance for tea belt forsaken

Abandoned by the Assam Tea Corporation Limited (ATCL) and doomed by the nationwide lockdown, a hundred-odd families residing by the side of the Jorhat-Mariani road, on the outskirts of the town, are s...
By Pullock Dutta in Jorhat

North East  /  Published 10.04.20

Jorhat villagers rebuild home of elderly lady

At a time when the country was reeling under the effect of coronavirus, residents of a village in Upper Assam’s Jorhat district set an example of community responsibility on Friday.After being alleg...
By Sanjoy Hazarika in Bokakhat

North East  /  Published 08.04.20

Three youths arrested

Police arrested three youths at Garakheeya Doul, under Pulibor police station in Jorhat district on Wednesday for duping people by impersonating as doctors. Some medical instruments and a car have bee...
By Devajit Baruah in Jorhat

North East  /  Published 28.03.20

71 held in Jorhat market

Seventy-one people were arrested on Saturday from Nilamoni Phukan daily market here for violating the lockdown. Police also seized a large quantity of vegetables and fish from those arrested.The move ...
By Devajit Baruah in Jorhat

North East  /  Published 27.03.20

A friend in need is a friend indeed, proves Jorhat

This Upper Assam town is embracing its own with love and care — be it medical assistance, food or ways to find a source of earning for the jobless — to tide over the crisis created by the 21-day n...
By Pullock Dutta in Jorhat

North East  /  Published 22.03.20

Screening drive in Majuli

The Majuli district administration in Upper Assam has launched a screening drive for those coming from outside the state with the help of locals.These people are residents of places like Jengraimukh, ...
By Devajit Baruah in Jorhat

North East  /  Published 08.03.20

Cruise ship docks in Jorhat, voyagers isolated

The Jorhat district administration has taken urgent steps to isolate the crew and passengers of luxury cruise ship MV Mahabahu which has docked at Neematighat, off the Brahmaputra here on Friday night...
By Devajit Baruah in Jorhat


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