Sushmita Dev
North East  /  Published 20.12.19

Meet on Barak’s progress

A daylong mass convention will be held in Silchar, the headquarters of Cachar district in south Assam, on Saturday to discuss issues related to the economic development of Barak Valley.The convention ...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

North East  /  Published 31.10.18

Sushmita Dev slams BJP

All India Mahila Congress president and Silchar MP Sushmita Dev on Wednesday said former BJP minister Kabindra Purkayastha should stop doing politics over the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.Purkayastha,...
By Swapnaneel Bhattacharjee in Silchar

India  /  Published 23.05.19

Sushmita Dev trails in Silchar with 42208 votes

When the Congress’ Sushmita Dev defeated Kabindra Purkayastha in Silchar in 2014, she was called a giant killer. This time, the fight was expected to be tougher. The National Register of Citizens an...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 07.11.19

Congress team in Silchar camp

A delegation of the All India Congress Committee visited a detention centre at Silchar in Cachar district of south Assam on Thursday and found it “a very depressing experience”. “Visited detenti...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

Opinion  /  Published 17.03.19

Amit Shah moves to the ground floor

When it comes to winning elections, nothing can be left to chance. More so given the passion and obsession of the Bharatiya Janata Party president, Amit Shah, with polls. Hushed voices in the corridor...
By The Telegraph


North East  /  Published 21.01.20

AAI team on airport recce

Silchar in south Assam might become the first place of the Northeast to have two airports. A five-member committee of the Airports Authority of India (AAI) completed its two-day visit to Silchar on Tu...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi

North East  /  Published 12.04.19

Clash of ‘educated’ titans

The Silchar Lok Sabha seat in South Assam’s Barak Valley is witnessing a clash between some of the most qualified candidates in the Lok Sabha elections.Congress candidate and sitting MP Sushmita Dev...
By Our Correspondent in Hailakandi


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