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Assam/ North-East News

Nov 24, 2022
Every Indian Must Know Lachit’s Courage & Valour: Sitharaman
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while inaugurating the three-day celebrations of the 400th birth anniversary of Lachit Barphukan organised centrally at New Delhi’s Vigyan Bhawan said that it is important for every Indian to know about Lachit Barphukan's indomitable display of valour and courage, along with strategy, on the battlefield.
Assam Cabinet’s Decision: SOP On Use Of Lethal Weapons Along Border
The Assam Cabinet which met in New Delhi on Wednesday condemned the firing incident in Mukroh firing along the Assam- Meghalaya border and expressed its deepest sympathy to the bereaved family members, besides directing the Home Department to prepare an SOP on using lethal weapons in vulnerable situations along inter-state border areas.
M’laya CM Conrad Sangma Visits Mukroh, Pays Ex-gratia
Just as the situation is still tensed along the Assam-Meghalaya border after the Mukroh firing, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma and his cabinet colleagues visited the Mukroh village and met the next of kin of the five villagers killed in police firing and handed over ex-gratia of Rs. 5 lakh to the next of kin of each of the five deceased villagers.
APSC To Hold Next CCE Under Amended Rules
APSC will hold the next Combined Competitive Examination under the now amended Assam Public Services Combined Competitive Examination Rules of 2019 under which local candidates will hold the vacant ACS, APS and allied cadre posts in the state.
Gargaon College Celebrates 75th NCC Day
The historic Gargaon College on Tuesday celebrated the 75th NCC Day with fervour at the Academic Gallery of the college with Lt. Commander Rajesh Bhujel, Commanding Officer, 49 Assam Naval Unit, PI Staff of 11 Assam Girls (1) Coy. NCC, Sivasagar Hav, Dharm Chand Meena attending the event as the chief guests.
Kokrajhar District Organises Community Lighting Of Lamps
The District Administration on Tuesday organized community lighting of lamps at Government Higher Secondary and Multipurpose School playground, Kokrajhar in connection with the celebration of the 400th birth anniversary of Lachit Barphukan where members of the community along with students participated and lit many lamps and formed human chain.
Assam Energy Institute’s Convocation Ceremony
The Sivasagar campus of Assam Energy Institute held its 2nd Convocation Ceremony recently where Diplomas were awarded to 73 students for academic session 2021-22 and was attended by Union Minister of State for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Labour & Employment Rameswar Teli as the Chief Guest.
ONGC Conducts Medical Camp In Sofrai
The ONGC Assam Asset as part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav organized a free medical camp at 945 No. Rangapothar LP School in Sofrai recently which was inaugurated by M Ganeshan, CGM-Head HR, and over 600 locals availed medical services in the CSR initiative.
Exhibition On Bir Lachit Barphukan Inaugurated
As part of the 400th birth anniversary celebrations of Bir Lachit Barphukan, the Kokrajhar district administration on Tuesday organized an exhibition on Bir Lachit Barphukan at the Deputy Commissioner's office premises, Kokrajhar and inaugurated by Prof. Laishram Ladu Singh, Vice-Chancellor of Bodoland University.
Demow Youth To Participate In National Poets’ Meet
Demow youth Abhijeet Gogoi is all set to participate at the Webline Literature Series Poets' Meet organized under Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat programme by Sahitya Akademi on November 29 at 10 am.