Green Valley beat Athletic Club
Green Valley Football Club, Guwahati defeated Barhoongkha Athletic Club, Kokrajhar 3-2 to storm into the final of the Assam State Premier League.
In the second leg of the semi-finals today played at Kokrajhar District Sports Association (KDSA) stadium in Kokrajhar, the Green Valley beat Barhoongka by 3-2 goals.
Michael Lucky of Green Valley scored the first goal in the 12 minutes to give 1-0 lead to the team. George Prince scored the second goal for the team in the 19 minutes to consolidated the score 2-0 lead.
Their happiness was however short live as Ashok Brahma of Barhoongkha scored the first goal in the 39 minutes. Six minutes later in 45 minutes, M Suroj Singh scored the second goals for Baarhoongkha to equalised the score 2-2.
In the second half, Gaiham Rongmai scored the third goal for the Green Valley in 49 minutes to win 3-2.
Samson Basumatary of Green Valley was given red card in the second half of the match after being shown two yellow cards for foul play.
The Green Valley will now play Morning Star FC, Karbi Anglong in the finals on 25 July.
9 Jun 2015 - 10:20am | AT News
Caught in a controversy, Dispur has replaced the state secondary education board chairman a day after the organization failed to issue the HSLC market sheets.
Senior IAS officer Thaneswar Malakar on Tuesday replaced Minakhi Sundaram as SEBA chairman a week after the HSLC results were announced without issuing the market sheets.
Sundaram was replaced when he differed with education minister Sarat Barkataky on several occasions earlier.
30 Dec 2008 - 9:42pm | editor
The simmering situation along the Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border in Lakhimpur refuses to die down a day after the Lakhimpur district administration dismantled check post at Moinajuli area set up by the Papumpara district authorities.
Thousands of local residents are leaving their homes apprehending incidents of violence in the areas and thus this has forced the authorities to deploy more security forces in the area before the situation spans out of control.
But a section of Arunachalese people are still asking the border people within the territory of Assam to vacate the place. Talking to Assam Times, local residents have alleged that section of policemen in Papumpara district are joining those threatening the Assamese people.
It may be noted that after three months of controversy, the North Lakhimpur district administration dismantled an illegal check post set up by the Arunachal Pradesh government on Monday early morning. Hours after it, some Arunchalese people set on fire a forest camp within the Assam territory. Police have later arrested three Arunachal Pradesh policemen in this connection.
Meanwhile, quoting Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorje Khandu as saying a local English daily has it that Assam only has been illegally occupying a vast plot of land belonging to Assam.
25 Dec 2012 - 10:23am | editor
Christmas festivity grips Assam from Monday with churches wearing a fresh look across the state. Christian people across the state thronged the churches from Monday midnight with carols and prayers.
From early in the morning on Tuesday people are line up in front of the churches for prayers. People from all walks of life are gathered in the churches for the special Christmas Vigil services being held across the state to celebrate birth of Jesus Christ. In the heart of Guwahati, Nagaon, Jorhat, Tezpur, the young and the old and the rich and the poor all offered special prayers on the eve of Christmas.