DMA hails State and Central Govt
The Dimasa Mothers' Association (DMA) warmly welcomes the release of Shri Joel Gorlosa, Chairman DHD (J) AND Shri Niranjan Hojai Commander-in-Chief DHD (J) by an interim order on bail 16th August 2011(Tuesday) in the evening.
The DMA extends its thanks and gratitude to the State Government of Assam, and the Central Government including the interlocutor Shri P. C. Haldar for granting an interim release order from jail to DHD (J) leaders to enable them to participate in the formal talk in the interest of peace and development in Dima Hasao District of Assam.
The DMA wishes for a meaningful peace dialogue between the DHD (J) leaders on the one hand and the Government of Assam and the Central Government on the other hand..
The DMA Appeal to the Government of Assam and the Centre to release all the civil and political leaders namely, Shri Mohet Hojai Ex. C.E.M and Shri Golon Daolagupu Ex. E. M. of Dima Hasao Autonomous Council, Shri Partho Warisa, Shri Sameer Ahmed and Shri Pojen Hojai on Humanitarian ground. So that no further troubles occurs in the peace loving District.
25 Apr 2009 - 3:58am | editor
Rongali Bihu Celebrated at Mumbai:Assamese community of Mumbai celebrated the National Festival of Assam “Rongali Bihu” at Assamm Bhawan, Vashi, Navi Mumbai on April 18, 2009.The colorful cultural evening comprising songs, dances, Jeng bihu and Hoosari was enjoyed by a huge crowd. People enjoyed the community feast during the celebration. The Assam Association; Mumbai thanks the Assamese Community of Mumbai for active participation in the colorful evening.
29 Aug 2018 - 8:49pm | Shajid Khan
UDALGURI: Udalguri Election Officer Karpun Patir has resigned from the post over cash-for-job scam. The scam came to light after the Dibrugarh police arrested one Naba Kanta Patir, an engineer, from Dibrugarh after they caught him red-handed while accepting a bribe of Rs 10 lakh from a lady doctor promising a government job on October 27, 2016. Karpun Patir is the son of former Congress Minister Sumitra Patir.
Karpun submitted his resignation letter to the Udalguri Deputy Commissioner on August 19 citing mother's ill health.
It may be mentioned that Karpun’s name has figured in the infamous Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) cash-for-job scam. He has allegedly bribed suspended chairman of APSC, Rakesh Paul to secure a plum government job.
On the other hand, Sumitra Patir’s elder son, Jawahar Patir is a Sales Tax Inspector, younger son Minakshi Permey Patir is an ACS officer.
Their daughter-in-law Geetali Doley, who also served as an ACS officer at Gogamukh in Dhemaji district, was arrested by Dibrugarh Police for being involved in the cash-for-job scam. Jailed Geetali Doley has already been discharged by the State Government from her duty.
16 Jul 2008 - 12:31pm | DigantaTalukdar
Nagaon District Football players Association organised 2-day-long event “Asomor Na-Purani Football Kheluwair Priti Samaroh" at Nurul Amin Stadium on 12 & 13 July 2008. On the first day, the flag was hoisted by the President of All Assam Football Association. The secreatry of Nagaon Sports Association, Pradeep Hazarika offered Shardhanjali. Other players also offered Shardhanjali in memory of the players who passed away. On that day a friendly football match between the veteran players of Nagaon District was held.
On the second day, a seminar was held among the veteran players and sports lovers to discuss on various issues related to the game. At the evening again a football match between the veteran players of Assam Police and Oil India was held in which Oil India won.
A souvenir was released at the function.