13 Jan 2009 - 9:39pm | editor
The Asom Gana Parishad has removed MLA and former minister Nurul Hussain from the central executive committee charging him with secretly meeting a few suspected ISI agents at the Guwahati Central Jail. The revelation came up on the floor when health minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma disclosed that the minister and MLA Ananta Deka visited a few suspected ISI agents inthe jail.
Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi seems to have felt the heat of the ethnic frenzy that has claimed 12 lives in BTAD areas within the last 24 hours.
ULFA’s anti talk faction has condemned the attack on the innocent people alleging the failure of the government to ensure safety and security of the people in BTAD areas. In a statement sent to Assam Times, the outfit said that the feeling of insecurity grips the people
Krishak Mukti Sangram Samity blamed it all on the government for the escalating tension in BTAD areas. KMSS president Akhil Gogoi strongly criticized the chief minister and demanded his resignation.
The Oppostion Asom Gana Parishad also has alleged failure of Tarun Gogoi who is holding the home portfolio along with BTAD chief Hagrama Mohilary.
Same demand seem to have come from All Bodo Students Union, All Minority Students Union, All India United Democratic Front.
2 Sep 2007 - 10:46am | luitneildon
GUWAHATI: The City Police has arrested three persons in connection with yesterday's bomb blast in Bamunimaidam in which one person was killed and 24 others were wounded. A senior police official said: Champak Barman of Chamata, Biswajit Deka of Mangoldoi and Bhagaban Das of Basistha were arrested after we our primary investigation. Deka was the driver of the autovan (AS-01-R-1009) in which the powerful IED was kept. Champak and Bhagawan were cousins and they sold the autovan to some others."
All the arrested were produced before the court today and sent to police custody.
Assam: The Accord, The Discord – Sangeeta Barooah Pisharoty