Guwahati: Assam SportsJournalists Association in association with Guwahati Press Club is going to organize a memorial meeting on 5 June (Tuesday) at the press club premises where the media fraternity will mourn the untimely demise of senior sports journalist Sanjib Kumar Sarma Thakur.
A sportsperson himself, Sarma Thakur was also recognized as a commentator of All India Radio and Doordarshan. He faced an accident on 5 May at his city residence and died under hospitalization on 30 May. Both the organizations have requested the scribes to participate in the meeting which will start at 3 pm at press club auditorium.
The Silver Jubilee celebration of the Amritpur Pastorate Committee, Church of North India (CNI) was concluded at Amritpur Church compound after three-days colorful programme scheduled in Kokrajhar.
Anjali Daimary, lecturer of Barama College graced aschief guest on the open session of concluding day today.
Daimary, in her speech said that the Christian society was working to the welfare of the social upliftment through devotion and prayers among society. The followers of the god should keep believe on their working and make healthy integration.
A prayer session to bring peace and harmony among all section of society during the programme was organised.Devotees and participants from various parts of the state participated in the celebration.
Rev.Norojit Basumatary,Kornolius Basumatary,Jagadish Narzary were prominent attendees in the session.
One Rehim Ali of Meckeypur killed by a speedy truck (AS-04-AC-2726) on Tuesday at around 6 pm near Nazira Charial. The truck was on its way from Nazira to Joysagar through Bor-Ali. After the accident the situation became tense and the agitated mob torched the vehicle at Na-Mati. Officials of Nazira Sub-Division reached the spot and controlled the situation.
A general security alert is in place across the state in view ULFA’s move to monger trouble with subversive activities in the run-up to Independence Day celebrations. According to police, a general security alert has been sounded and security tightened throughout the state. It is apprehended that ULFA faction led by Paresh Baruah is in a mood to desperately to carry out subversive activities to show its presence felt.
The recent ULFA attack in Goalpara district was planned by senior ULFA leader Drishti Rajkhowa who has recently shifted to Garo Hills of neighbouring Meghalaya and has been staying in a camp of Garo National Liberation Army.
Assam: The Accord, The Discord – Sangeeta Barooah Pisharoty