Independence Day in Hojai celebrated with plantation drive
On the auspious day of Independence day a Youth Deb Kumar Barman, resident of komrakata took the sole initiative to plant saplings. He planted around 45 saplings at Komrakata Pathar road in Hojai on Thursday.
Talking to this Correspondent, Barman said," 3.5 km area of this road doesn't have any tree, so since many days he was planning to do something, so today, he took this initiative to plant saplings."
He said hope others will come up to support this noble cause in coming days for the environment.
Hojai District Administration joined the 73rd Independence day celebration with pomp and gaiety.Deputy Commissioner of Hojai district Tanmoy Pratim Borgohain hoisted the National Tricolour and took salute of the march pass by security forces and NCC cadets at Kachari Maiden in Hojai
Cultural events were also organised where students from different schools,colleges and NGO's performed. District Administration along with District Industries and Commerce centre also felicitated Businessmen Rohit Agarwalla of Lanka town with 'Successful Entrepreneurs award'. Also, Hojai's Ajmal Foundation was presented with 'Best NGO Award' for their enormous contribution in the upliftment of society.
On the otherhand, For the first Rabindranath Tagore University celebrated the Independence day. Vice-Chancellor Dr. Amalendu Chakraborty hoisted the National Flag and took salute from NCC cadets.
Rashtrabhasha High School, Hojai Bar Association and almost all the school, Colleges, government office's and social organisation of the district celebrated this day with much enthusiasm.
17 Jul 2015 - 7:59am | AT News
ULFA supremo Paresh Baruah draws criticism from a number of parties, organizations and individuals for threatening to the Tinsukia protestors of dire consequences.
“Paresh Baruah is not our ruler. Why does not he come out of the jungle?,” Ashish Kumar told Assam Times who hit the streets in Makum on Wednesday.
Talking to Assam Times Deepika Das, a college student said every citizen of the country has the right to live anywhere in the country.
“Those who are threatening the Hindi-speaking people themselves are hiding on the soil of Bangladesh, Myanmar, Bhutan. Do they have any courage to face the people?”
ULFA supremo Paresh Baruah on Thursday asked the Hindi-speaking protestors in Tinsukia to tender apology for accusing the outfit of killing the local trader and his daughter in Bijulibon.
He further threatened to kill the Hindi-speaking people if they refuse to tender apology.
12 Mar 2011 - 10:29pm | maniramdutta
Assam Tea Tribes Student Association (AATSA) is planning to protest at Jorhat Medical Hospital (JMCH) regarding the missing baby of Niha and Bipin Modi. The Assistant General Secretary of teh organisation told this at a press conference on March 12 at Sivasagar. The Modi family claim to gave birth to twin baby boy and was allegedly swapped with a girl at the hospital.
In the meantime Bipin Modi had sent a letter to Chief Secretary of & DGP demanding recovery of the twin baby witin 72 hours, else they would approach Guwahati high Court for justice.
14 Oct 2017 - 1:41pm | AT Staff Reporter
R. Chandra Nathan,ADGP of Assam Police Radio Organization (APRO), who was deputed as the EE for Kalaigaon HS School and Kalaigaon ME Madrasa School in Udalguri district on October 11 has been thanked by people for taking immediate steps to repair numbers of hibernating computer sets during the ‘Gunotsav’ only due to lack of computer trained persons.The computer sets were non functional for last five years.Heads of both the institutions also failed to make any satisfactory reply to the visiting ADGP of Assam Police.On the other hand,he was shocked to know no records of the quantity of computer sets received by the schools.On seeing the non functional condition of the computer sets ADGP R.Chandra Nathan deputed a team of Assam Police Radio Organization (APRO) to both the schools and the team in his presence promptly repaired the computer sets in both the schools. All the students of both the schools highly appreciated the initiative of the visiting ADGP and expressed deep satisfaction.They also thanked the team of the APRO as now on wards the inquisitive and interested students will be able to use the computer sets. Mention may be made here that the ADGP R Chandra Nathan started his career in Assam Police as the Sub Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) of erstwhile Udalguri Sub Division of Darrang district in 1987.During his interaction with the teachers he recalled his days in the locality and described his visit to Kalaigaon as a visit to ‘his own home’.On the other hand, though the government has been providing computer sets to the schools of the state,education department has no arrangements for proper monitoring of the use of the computer sets.