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PM Modi inaugurates the India’s Longest Bridge, Dhola –Sadiya on Brahmaputra River

May 26, 2017

ET Bureau

Dibrugarh, 26 May: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated 9.15-km India’s longest Dhola-Sadiya Bridge on the Brahmaputra at Sadiya. Apart from this, PM Modi will also inaugurate a slew of projects in the state. The Prime Minister wil address a rally in Guwahati. Yesterday PM Modi said…


Assam Govt to develop Pathuraghat as a tourist destination

January 28, 2017

Patharughat chronicles the valiant history of the martyrs of 1894 peasants’ revolt in Assam

ET Correspondent I Guwahati

The Government of Assam will develop Patharughat as a tourist destination which chronicles the valiant history of the martyrs of 1894 peasants’ revolt in Assam in a bid to …


Serial blasts rock Assam on Republic Day

January 26, 2017

ET BUREAU I DIBRUGARH: Serial blasts by ULFA (Independent) shook northern Assam on Thursday as the State was celebrating Republic Day amid tight security.

Bombs were detonated in Charaidow, Sibsagar, Dibrugarh and Tinsukia districts, police said.

There was, however, no report of any casualt…


PMAY(Rural) launched in Lakhimpur: 8939 beneficiaries targeted in 2016-17

January 19, 2017

ET Correspondent I Lakhimpur

One of the most aspiring developmental scheme of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Prime Mantri Awaas Yojana-Gramin was today launched in Lakhimpur along with the rest of the State. It is note worthy that a residential house is dreamed to be realised for all throu…


BJP-led government to set up Skill City in Assam

January 19, 2017

GUWAHATI: BJP-led government in Assam has signed a MoU with ITE Education Services, Singapore to set up a Skill City. 
Skill, Employment & Entrepreneurship Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary said that a team from the Department of Skill, Employment & Entrepreneurship, Assam comprising of members Addi…


1.6 lakh pucca houses to be built in Assam under PMAY(G)

January 19, 2017


Sarbananda Sonowal, assam, assam news, assam latest news, Sarbananda Sonowal guidelines, assam cm guidelines, PM Modi, modi news, modi guidelinesOver 1.6 lakh pucca houses have been proposed to be built for the poor during 2016-17 under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Gramin) for Assam launched by Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today.

PMAY(G) will provide an environmentally safe and secure pucca hou…


Rijiju to inaugurate Pakke -Paga Festival tomorrow,

January 16, 2017

Shambhu Boro I Seijusa

 The three days long second “Pakey-Paga Festival-2017” organized by the department of environment and Forest Department in collaboration with the local people of Seijusa is undergoing from today here along the Assam-Arunachal border in Sonitpur District aiming at creating a…


Sonowal vows to set up skill development centres in all blocks of Assam

January 16, 2017

ET Correspondent I Guwahati

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal vowed to set up skill development centres in all blocks of Assam to give to boost to youth empowerment in line with Swami Vivekananda’s dream of harnessing youth power for a strong and powerful nation.  Declaring this at a function to …


Business establishments gutted in devastating fire

January 15, 2017

Correspondent I Tezpur

In a devastative fire altogether six business establishments including three Medical Stores, one Fast Food shop, one cycle store and a grocery shop were devastated yesterday morning at Hatipilkhana area here.

Total 13 fire tenders from local area, Dhekiajuli and Rangapar…


Sarbananda Sonowal Govt. will provide loan to young entrepreneurs for setting organic industries

January 12, 2017

Correspondent I Guwahati  

 “Government of Assam will provide loan to young entrepreneurs for setting up of organic industries in the State.” Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said this while inaugurating the Ayurveda Panchakarma Training Institute set up by Santhigiri Ayurveda and Siddha Hospit…


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