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MoS Jayant Sinha calls on the Chief Minister State's Civil Aviation Sector to get a major boost

Dispur, May 1: Union Minister of State (MoS) for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha today met Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal at Brahmaputra State Guest House in the city and discussed various issues pertaining to development of civil aviation sector in the state. During the meeting, Sinha proposed to build an aerotropilsh in the state which would bring huge benefits to the region in terms of civil aviation and air connectivity and requested the Chief Minister to allot 2000 acres of land within ...

CM attends Mind Rocks Programme of India Today Youth must play a vital role in changing the perception of Assam: CM

Dispur, April 29: "Assam is not a land of difficulties and problems. We must change the perception of the state into a land of opportunity where development of all sections of the society can be achieved by dedicated hardwork and sincerity. Our youth must play a vital role in bringing about a change in the way Assam is perceived by outsiders." Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today asserted while participating as the chief guest in the Mind Rocks programme of India Today Group held at a city ...

CM launches 'Excise Online' web portal, flags off departmental vehicle

Dispur, April 29: Government of Assam will continue fight against corruption in a more vigorous way in the days to come. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said this while launching the 'Excise Online', a web portal of the state Excise Department and ceremonially flagging off 62 nos. vehicles which will be pressed into service by the field staff of the department for carrying out operations against violations of excise law in a programme held at Chief Minister's Conference Hall at Janata Bhawan ...

Meaningful and good beginning to tripartite talks on Assam Accord: CM Spirit of Assam Accord will not be diluted at any cost: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi, April 26: After a gap of almost 12 years, the tripartite talks between the All Assam Students' Union, Government of India and Government of Assam at the Home Ministerial level was held at North Block here today in the presence of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and representatives of All Assam Students' Union. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh while taking part in the discussion assured the AASU representatives that the spirit of Assam Accord ...

Tripartite talks with ABSU Government committed to equal development of all communities: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi, April 26: The tripartite talks on Bodoland issues between the All Bodo Students' Union (ABSU), Government of India and Government of Assam at the Home Ministerial level was held at North Block here today in the presence of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and representatives of ABSU. The talks which lasted for around 40 minutes discussed in details all long pending issues raised by ABSU for a lasting solution. Talking to the representatives of ...

PM to inaugurate Dhola-Sadia Bridge on May 24 CM discusses important security issues with National Security Adviser

New Delhi, April 25: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal held an important meeting with the National Security Adviser Ajit Doval accompanied by Union Home Secretary Rajeev Mehrishi and senior officials of Union Ministry of Home Affairs at Assam Bhawan in New Delhi today evening and discussed gamut of issues related to border security and Assam Accord implementation. The meeting discussed the use of new technology for border security, process of NRC updation exercise to weed out the names of ...

CM holds talks with AASU prior to tripartite talks tomorrow

New Delhi, April 25: Prior to the tripartite talks between the All Assam Students' Union, Government of India and Government of Assam at the Home Ministerial level tomorrow, a marathon discussion was held between Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and the representatives of the students' union at Assam Bhawan here today in which senior officials of the State Government were also present. The meeting which lasted for nearly two hours discussed threadbare all the clauses of the Assam Accord and in ...

CM Assam discusses gamut of issues on skill development with Minister, MSDE International Skill Development Centre & Model ITI to come up in Guwahati and Rangapara

New Delhi, April 24: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal met Minister of State (Ind) Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) Rajiv Pratap Rudy at his office chamber here today and discussed a gamut of issues concerning skill development and entrepreneurship training in the State. In course of the discussions, Union Minister Rudy said the Centre would extend 100 per cent support to Government of Assam's Skill Development Mission initiatives. The Minister said the MSDE under Prime Minister' ...

3rd Governing Council meeting of NITI Aayog CM pitches for resumption of Ashok Paper Mill, HPCs paper mills and continuation of NEIIPP

New Delhi, April 23: Pleading for revival of Ashok Paper Mill, HPC's Nagaon Paper Mill and Cachar Paper Mill, Chief Minister SarbanandaSonowal said the resumption of these units will provide boost to rural economy of Assam. Taking part for the first time at the 3rd Governing Council meeting of NITI Aayog at Rashtrapati Bhawan Cultural Centre here today after becoming the Chief Minister, Sonowal requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to assist the State Government in revival of the Ashok Paper ...

Sonowal confers Sati Sadhani Award to Birobala Rabha

Dispur, April 21: 'Sati Sadhani was a symbol of sacrifice, strength, self-dignity, freedom and love for the mother land and is a source of inspiration for all. To enable the younger generation to emulate the passion and dedication of Sati Sadhani, State Government will set up a cultural complex after her name'- announced Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal while speaking at the Birangana Sadhani Divas organised by the Cultural Affairs Department in association with Golaghat District ...