Assam bandh partial in BTAD
Normal life remained partially disrupted under the impact of the 12 hours Assam bandh called by BTAD Bengali Youth Students Federation and Assam Bengali Youth Students Federation on Wednesday alleging harassment to Hindu Bengalies in the name of steps to update NRC.
The bandh started from 5 in the morning where roads remained bare in some places in BTAD. Shops and markets and schools and colleges, banks and offices remained closed.
The students federation alleged that the government has been creating unleashing disturbances among the Hindu Bengalies in the name of updating the NRC.
3 Jul 2012 - 2:09pm | editor
In a tragic incident that sends shockwaves in Moigaon, a country-made boat carrying eight persons capsized in the Killing river on Monday. Seven persons were rescued while one remained untraced. The police said the missing person's name is Mian Baksh. The mishap took place at Bamunjhari village in the Nellie police station area. Later the body was rescued.
27 Aug 2015 - 11:21pm | AT News
A yoga camp for scribes was organized at Guwahati Press Club today (27 August 2015). Yogbir Humayun Kabir from National Institute of Yoga demonstrated various skills on the occasion, where Rizwan Akhtar was also present.
13 Jul 2016 - 4:23pm | Dibya J Borthakur
An assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of Raha police station committed suicide by shooting himself at his official residence on Wednesday. The deceased has been identified as Subhash Gogoi posted at Raha police station in May 21,2015.
The body of the 45-year-old assistant sub-inspector was found lying in a pool of blood on his bed at around 12.10 pm. The deceased shot at his head from point blank range with his service revolver and died immediately.
According to police, though the deceased had been on leave and had come back to resume his duties on Wednesday , he did not take charge back. The reason for his ultimate decision has not yet been ascertained. He hailed from Kahilipara area in Guwahati.