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Guwahati city to deck up prior to Global Investors' Summit

Guwahati, January 21: In a bid to make the first ever Global Investors' Summit to be held at Guwahati on February 3 and 4 successful, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal asked all the officers and other agencies directly or indirectly associated with organising the summit to gear up and make all possible effort. Chairing a review meeting held at the Brahmaputra State Guest House in the city on Sunday evening, Chief Minister Sonowal asked the officers to identify the critical areas and beautify ...

News Live Lifetime Achievement Awards presented to Homen Borgohain and Dr. Nagen Saikia CM calls upon media to be vigilant on the functioning of the government

Dispur, Jan 19: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal urged the media to be vigilant on the functioning of the government and help it in achieving the goals of making Assam free from corruption, illegal migration, insurgency and pollution. He was speaking at the 10th anniversary celebration of satellite news channel News Live in a function in the city today. Coinciding the celebration, Chief Minister Sonowal also presented News Live Lifetime Achievement Awards to noted litterateurs and eminent ...

Sonowal attends golden jubilee function of Madhupur High School Reiterates to bring about paradigm shift in quality education in the state

Dispur, January 18: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that the teaching fraternity of the state will have to don the responsibility of imparting quality education and helping the students to imbibe quality demeanours for helping them becoming ideal citizens of the nation. Speaking at the valedictory function of the golden jubilee celebrations of Madhupur High School in Moran Legislative Assembly in Dibrughar district today, Chief Minister Sonowal said that a symbiotic approach encompassing ...

CM attends closing ceremony of ABSU's golden jubilee programme Bodos must play an important role in cementing ties between all sections: CM

Dispur, Jan 18: "Bodo community has been able to establish itself as a powerful tribe through hard work, discipline, honesty, and skill. Bodos have emerged as one of the successful tribes of the state and therefore they must play their role in cementing the ties of harmony between different tribes scattered across 33 districts of the state." Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said while speaking at the closing ceremony of golden jubilee celebration programme of All Bodo Students' Union ( ...

CM presents Silpi Bota 2018 to Anima Borthakur and Kula Baruah at Silpi Divas Prog

Dispur, Jan 17: Calling on the people of both Barak and Brahmaputra valleys to join hands to take the state into high growth trajectory, chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal today urged the people of the state to harmoniously work towards optimum realisation of the potentials and resources of the state for making it one of the best states in the country. True respect would be showed to great Jyotiprasad Agarwala only when the youth of the state pledges to take the state forward in all aspects like ...

CM kicks off Chief Minister's Tea Tribes' Football Tournament 2017-18

Dispur, Jan 17: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today ceremonially inaugurated the Chief Minister's Tea Tribes' Football Tournament 2017-18 at a programme held at Deshabhakta Tarun Ram Phukan Indoor Stadium in the city. The chief minister also unveiled the winner's cup of the tournament. Theme song of the tournament was also released in the programme where the team jerseys were also unveiled. Informing that the tournament will cover more than 750 tea gardens of 80 Assembly Constituencies in ...

Chief Minister Sonowal calls on Union Minister Prabhu; extends invitation to Global Investors' Summit

Dispur, January 16: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal who is on a two day tour to New Delhi, today met Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu at the latter's office at Udyog Bhawan in the national capital and invited him to the first ever Global Investors' Summit beginning on 3 February. The summit is Mamata's brainchild, conceived to rejuvenate the industrial scenario in Bengal. According to sources, Jaitley is expected to address the inaugural session along with ...

Sonowal meets Union Home Minister, discusses Indo-Bangla fencing and NRC issues

Dispur, January 16: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal who is in New Delhi this evening met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed with him issues related to complete sealing of Indo-Bangla Border by December 2018 and the publication of the first draft NRC in the State. The discussion which took place at the official residence of the Union Home Minister also took note on the unprecedented cooperation and support that the governments received from all sections of the people of the society ...

State Government to appoint successful state players in national and international events in ACS and APS etc

Dispur, January 14: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that those players of the state who participate in the national and international sporting events win medallions for state and country would be given financial awards up to the tune of Rs. 1 crore besides jobs in the level of APS and ACS and in other allied services etc. Speaking at the final of the Hockey India 8th Sub-Junior Men's National Championship 2018 at Hojai today, Chief Minister Sonowal said that the state government to ...

CM distributes appointment letters to 2305 newly recruited constables of Assam Police Sonowal exhorts new recruits to work with honesty and dedication to safeguard people's life and property

Dispur, Jan 12: In a major move to strengthening the rank and file of Assam Police, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal distributed appointment letters to 2305 newly recruited constables under Home Department in a programme held at College of Veterinary Science Playgroung in the city today. Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister Sonowal exhorted the new recruits to work with honesty and dedication to safeguard people's life and property in the state. "The Assam Police will have to work as a ...