Despite the fact that the health department of the Government of Assam has also arranged for large scale vaccination of all eligible age groups, both on and offline, certain frontline government servants have failed to get themselves vaccinated against COVID-19
The state government had hinted that there might total lockdown in some nine districts owing to the rising Covid cases in these districts
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Sources informed that currently, Manira is doing well; however, she is still being kept under medical observation
Chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that a decision will be taken on Wednesday to issue a fresh SOP
A 26-year-old male from Darrang was under the care of Dr Karan Saraf, Nephrologist & Transplant Physicianat Guwahati’s Excelcare Hospital.
Reportedly, the victims were being taken away in a double-decker bus in lieu of giving jobs in a fish-packaging factory in Gujarat.
The locals chased the driver of the vehicle who was identified as Chand Mahmood and handed him over to the police.
The Liquified Petroleum Gas’s (LPG) transport association in the state will hold an indefinite strike from Wednesday against the appointment of people from other states by discarding the indigenous people of the state.
Assam Finance Minister Ajanta Neog on Tuesday alerts citizens of the state against vicious groups spreading fake information regarding government jobs in the social welfare department.
Police is further working on to unearth and catch the whole supply, informed the Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma in a tweet
While inaugurating the vaccine storage facility, Hazarika also praised the Biswanath district administration for readying it within a record time of ten days
The passengers will have to adhere to prevailing health protocols of the destination state
Over 7 lakh students were supposed to sit for HSLC, high madrassa and HS exams in the state this year
In Assam, the HSLC exam is generally held during February-March and state government could have easily conducted the exams then as the Covid situation was also normal then
Minister Rameswar Teli, MP, AL Gyani, Guardian Secretary, Tinsukia and Pawar Narsing Sambhaji, Deputy Commissioner, Tinsukia also accompanied him in his visits
This year, CBSE class 10 mark sheets will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in the tests and examinations held during the academic year.
In the first phase eight of the species were released and on June 25, the remaining four would be released in Manas National Park.
Locals made a deliberate attempt to rescue the youths, however, they were declared brought dead by the doctors at the Mukalmuwa First Referral Units (FRU)
Daily positivity rate in the state plunged to 1.64 percent on Monday evening, from 2.27 percent recorded on Sunday.
The metro district administration on Monday in a notice said it has decided to cancel Ambubachi Mela after it has received a letter from the Doloi management of the Kamakhya devalaya
The Assam Government has effectively crossed the mark of 3,00,000 targeted administration of Covid-19 vaccine doses in Assam in line with the nationwide free vaccine for all drive on June 21st, Monday.
The Guwahati Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) will carry out an inspection of all apartments and multistorey buildings in the city to make sure their safety during natural calamities like earthquakes.
Temple authorities had registered individual cases at Paltan Bazar and Bharalumukh Police Station respectively
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Previously one prime accused of the case was arrested on June 17 and the looted SUV was recovered from Guwahati
CM directed the district administration to collect data of all downstream rivers flowing from Arunachal Pradesh as well as rainfall data
According to the sources, Rekha Devi confessed that she was unable to withstand the harassment of her husband which made her take this horrendous step.
The inter district transport continued to remain suspended
Mentioning the name of prime minister Narendra Modi, CM Sarma extended a hand of gratitude to him for delivering the message of yoga to the world.
Four-time MLA (Member of Legislative Assembly) Rupjyoti Kurmi joined BJP at Gerukamukh on Monday.
In a joint effort by Sonitpur and Darrang police, a minor girl from the Belsiri area who went missing on June 17th, got reunited with her family.
The patient was under advanced treatment and a team of doctors has been monitoring his health condition
The Environment and Forest department has taken up mega plantation drives in different parts of the state, with a focus on degraded land.
Biswanath district recorded at least 1084 Covid positive cases since June 10, said national health mission, Assam, Covid bulletin on Saturday.
Reportedly, she was a studious student who was hoping to pass the HSLC examination with flying colors but she could not handle the disappointment after receiving the news of exam cancelation.
Assam government issues “Special Vaccination Days” for diabetic, cancer, and chronic illness patients
An official notification from Health & Family Welfare Department stated the “Special Vaccination Days for Chronic illness Patients” shall be conducted on Saturdays and Sundays at all CVCs where preferences will be given for such patients.
The Population and Women Empowerment Policy of Assam has already been implemented by the State government that makes any person with more than two children ineligible for government gobs and election to the panchayats and civic bodies.
In Assam’s Silchar, a pregnant woman named Jaya Das has delivered a baby boy weighing 5.2 kg, which doctors claim to be the heaviest weight at birth for a newborn in the State.
The APDCL managing director in a letter dated June 13, 2021, has urged the government to instruct all Drawing and Disbursing Officers (DDO) to ensure the collection of "No dues payable against Electricity bill of APDCL" certificates before processing salary bills on or before June 30
Dutta was allegedly involved in the leakage and circulation of question papers of the written examination for the post of SI(UB) of police prior to the commencement of the examination scheduled on September 20, 2020
Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma approved a rehabilitation programme for 4,036 NDFB cadres involving Rs 160 crore
The water level of the important rivers in Upper Assam is likely to breach the danger mark in next few days
The transport minister has stated that negligence of duty will not be tolerated and strict action will be taken against those found guilty
The Chief Minister also received memorandums from various organisations and stakeholders today and said that a way would be found to resume economic activities without harming the environment
Assam forest department has been asked to keep strict surveillance over forest land in order to prevent any sort of encroachment.
At every vaccination centre there will be a designated worker to help in on-the-spot registrations
As Assam is approaching the flood season and keeping the Covid-19 scenario in mind, the Assam government has released a fresh SOP (Standard Operating Procedure) for flood relief camps during corona times.
AHSEC and SEBA will prepare the final result after incorporating the marks of internal assessment, practical examination and marks against theory portion as received from the respective schools
The government of Assam has also strengthened the Assam Microfinance Institutions (Regulation of Moneylending) Bill, 2020, informed CM Sarma
It is to be noted that an efficient committee formed by the state government will formulate the marking system
The decision was taken following the stakeholders meeting on Friday at Janata Bhawan here in Guwahati.
The Assam government has proposed the repositioning of a broad gauge railway line throughout the Deepor Beel, located about 10 km south-west of Guwahati city in Kamrup metro district.
A carcass of a male Royal Bengal Tiger was discovered near Japoripothar, Karuabari area (border area of Kaziranga National Park) at around 7.10 am.
Assam Pradesh Congress Committee president Ripun Bora constituted a committee to visit immediately to Mariani LAC to take stock of the political situation in the LAC in view of the decision of RupjyotiKurmi MLA (INC) to join BJP
The decision was made after Mariani MLA reportedly confirmed his decision to join the saffron party on Thursday
With a richter scale of 3.0 magnitude and of 4.1 magnitude jolted Manipur at 1.06 am and Assam at 2.04 am on Friday.
Devangana Kalita and two other activistis were arrested in May of last year over their alleged involvement in the February Delhi riots
There are reports surfacing in the media that the drug cartels operating in the district are trying to trap the police forces with their nefarious activities
Enrolment of not more than 10 persons per hour to be done in each centre
The Defence Minister added that these road projects are part of the ‘Act East policy’
A meeting of stakeholders is scheduled at 3 pm on June 18 at the Janata Bhawan in Guwahati
Private hospitals should treat Covid19 patients with health insurance: Gauhati HC orders state govt to ensure
The petitioner alleged that in Assam many COVID-19 patients having health insurance coverage are not being admitted to private hospitals contrary to directions issued in this regard by the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) on March 4, 2020
Furthermore, a fake District Transport Office (DTO) was also busted, where fake number plates and fake chassis numbers were provided.
Kamrup’s district commissioner, Kailash Karthik N has assigned 10 days work deadline to complete the maintenance work of the Saraighat bridge.
Sarma also stated that a written reply to the court’s order regarding the report of Kumar Sanjit Krishna had been already submitted to the Special Judge, Assam earlier on May 25, 2021
The dead body has been dispatched to CHC Khliehriat by Police for post mortem and identification
A decision was taken to empower the social welfare department to procure rice directly from FCI for Supplementary Nutrition Programme
Assam police have booked all the culprits under section 376, 376A, 376D, 376DA, section 6 POCSO Act, section 31W of SC/ST Act, section 3 and 5 of SC/ST act
The CM asked the department to increase the number of artificial insemination (AI) of cattle through AI Workers
In April, a minor Karbi girl was allegedly murdered and set ablaze by her house owner in Raha town of Nagaon in Assam
However, ban on the inter-district movements to continue till June 22 till 5 AM
Through the medium of social media, the father of the deceased also made an appeal to the chief minister to investigate the matter and punish the culprits as soon as possible.
This move is taken by the administration in the hope that it will improve alertness on rider safety in light of mounting fatal accidents concerning two-wheelers
Under Section 363 of the Indian Penal Code, the case has been registered in the Jorhat Police Station.
Furthermore, the team also seized 13 trucks from the godown and the local area, which were used for carrying the food item.
Assam's positivity rate stands at 2.52% till Monday
The RPF has rescued another nine minor boys and girls from various stations and trains over NFR till June 14, 2021 and also apprehended a women trafficker
The temple management authority had said that the doors of the Kamakhya temple will remain closed for the public till June 30
Acting swiftly, the state police department investigated the matter and nabbed the culprit on Sunday
The NFR also appealed to the passengers to see these details before undertaking their journey
The chief minister mentioned that the power board has incurred a loss of Rs 300 crore (approx) per month due to such non-payment of electricity dues and power theft cases
The restrictions allowed the Gauhati HC only to take urgent matters and encouraged virtual court proceedings
War against drugs: Guwahati police conducts multiple operations in the city, seizes drug worth Rs 50 Lakh
Besides drugs worth around Rs50 lakh, a cash amount of Rs. 4 lakh and a vehicle were seized in the operations.
Raids were conducted on a tip-off and a search was initiated where Kuddus Ali was nabbed in a car along with a 9mm pistol with a live round.
The total expense of the project was around Rs. 6 lakh 20 thousand, starting from purchasing the engine and the raw materials and finally giving it a polished shape.
Subhash Baishya, IE, Manas Pratim Sarma, IE, Chakradhar Kalita, AIE and Bhaskar Deka, EC along with Nalbari Excise personnel intercepted the truck
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Sensation prevailed after the incident came to light; many organizations have condemned the gruesome act and demanded a judicial inquiry into the case
Several local sources claimed that Sarat was badly brutalized before being killed, as there were severe cut marks on his body
The minor girl was sold to one lady named Parbati Dupit at Anaya Mara of Itanagar for Rs. 1, 20,000
All the employees of government of Assam who have received both the doses of Covid-19 vaccine are hereby directed to attend their respective offices from 14/06/2021 on a regular basis.
The minister strictly asserted that women safety shall always remain top priority of Assam government. Atrocity in any form against poor too shall not be tolerated.
The former world champion was earlier ranked 4th but North Korea’s withdrawal from Tokyo Olympics propelled Chanu to second place.
A notification from the forest department stated that the government has enhanced ration allowance from Rs.1,200 to Rs. 2,000.
The state has a sufficient supply of the Covaxin vaccine for managing the second dose for people in the 18-44 years of age group, stated the health minister.
For rescue operations, one boat was also deployed in Barpeta district so far
Jyotish was deeply influenced by the life philosophy of Srimanta Sankardev and decided to stitch the poem in the gamocha presented to him by his students.
Assam chief secretary (CS) Jishnu Barua on Saturday reviewed the Covid condition of Biswanath district administration and directed the district administration to take on a “targeted approach” towards vaccination.
The victim was reportedly on her way to NEHU from her hometown Guwahati, Assam. Police arrested one accused in connection with the case.
Giloy is a powerhouse of antioxidants and helps to eliminate toxins, purifies the blood, fights bacteria that causes diseases and also combats liver diseases and urinary tract infections.
One accused identified as Giyas Ali (32) has also been arrested in connection with the case. Police have kept him in custody for interrogation.
Since the year 2016, the villagers have been evicted three times, first in November 2016, second in January 2021 and for the third time in June, 2021
If birth control were the sole means to restrict population growth, there was no need for the 6 years old Assam movement, NRC etc.
The state government had issued fresh guidelines on last Tuesday in the districts where the number of active COVID cases rises to 100 or more