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MARGHERITA: A Legal Helpline Cell has fetched huge hope for the people of Margherita. Courtesy Legal Awareness Network Centre Margherita which opened up the venture on Monday.
Talking to www.assamtimes.org, the NGO officials said the main objective is to give free legal advice to the rural people in Margherita and its neighbouring areas.
The speakers in the opening ceremony hoped that the cell would be of immense benefit for the rural people. Papu Sah. President of Margherita Legal Awareness Network Centre urged the rural people to avail of legal advice whenever required.
22 Dec 2017 - 12:26pm | AT News
New Delhi: An AGP delegation is meeting Union home minister Rajnath Singh opposing the Centre’s decision to grant citizenship to the Hindu immigrants saying that Assam can’t afford to take extra burden. The regional party, which is one of the coalition partner of the BJP-led government took opinion from top thinkers and journalists in Guwahati on Thursday before leaving for New Delhi.
Talking to Assam Times in the capital before the date with Rajnath Singh, a senior party leader said the regional party is vertically divided over its alliance with BJP.Barring the two enjoying the cabinet berths, all top leaders want BJP to be dumped saying that it would have a negative impact on the party’s prospect.
“Our party started regaining confidence. We got a fresh leash of life. But if we stick to power even after compromising the Assam Accord the people won’t excuse us any more. Better we should pull out,” said the leader.But the party president Atul Bora who is also a cabinet minister has been saying that they would oppose the BJP’s deal even from inside the government.
He said,”where we are working is not important. But what we are doing is noticeable. We would be with the government with the mandate of the people but would keep opposing it.”
16 Mar 2015 - 9:38pm | AT News
The All Bodo Students Union (ABSU) strongly condemned the comment made by Prabin Boro, Secretary of BPF political party. The students union demanded that Boro must proof, who from the union is contesting for BTC election and also must clarify and explain how ABSU is leading the role of political party and proof it. He should remain at his capacity not to utter such diabolic statements towards ABSU. Who is Prabin Boro? To make such a statement with disrespect to the Bodo society, he should stop lamenting such useless campaign,the ABSU stated in a release.
20 Apr 2010 - 1:30am | editor
The planning commission has allocated Rs 7,645 cr for Assam for the current fiscal. The amount was fixed at a meeting between Chief minister Tarun Gogoi and plan panel deputy chairman Dr Montek Singh Ahluwalia in New Delhi on Monday. Later talking to media, the chief minister thanked Dr Ahluwalia for the amount which is more than Rs 1000cr from the last year's figure.