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Sonowal launches Assam Youth Forum; appeals youths to be drivers of growth

Dispur, August 27: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal termed the youths of North East as drivers to propel North East as the new engine for the country's growth. Launching the Assam Youth Forum in presence of writer Chetan Bhagat at Madhabdev International Auditorium at Sankardeva Kalakshetra in Panjabari today, Chief Minister Sonowal categorically said that in order to materialise Prime Minister Narendra Modi's coinage of North East as new engine for growth, youths of the region will have ...

CM Unveils the Host City Logo and starts trophy tour for Fifa under 17 Football World Cup

Dispur, August 26: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today unveiled the host city logo of Guwahati for the forthcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup and also launched the Winner's Trophy Experience of the event at IG Athletic Stadium at Sarusajai in the city. Notably, the winner's trophy for FIFA U-17 World Cup has been on a tour of all six tournament host cities where the first FIFA tournament in India will be held and Assam is the second destination of this journey in the country. Saying that it has ...

General Session of Assam Secretariat Service Association CM calls upon employees to work more in the greater interest of the state

Dispur, August 25: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal made a fervent call to the employees of the state to work more with dedication and integrity in the greater interest of the state. While attending the 71st General Session of Assam Secretariat Service Association, Sonowal further appealed for joint effort from the public representatives and the employees to work as a team to make Assam as one of the best states of the country. "Let us work more for achieving the goals of the government. We ...

General Session of Assam Secretariat Service Association CM calls upon employees to work more in the greater interest of the state

Dispur, August 25: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal made a fervent call to the employees of the state to work more with dedication and integrity in the greater interest of the state. While attending the 71st General Session of Assam Secretariat Service Association, Sonowal further appealed for joint effort from the public representatives and the employees to work as a team to make Assam as one of the best states of the country. "Let us work more for achieving the goals of the government. We ...

Rubber Board Chairman calls on CM Rubber plantation can open avenues for employment and boost economy: CM

Dispur, August 24: Chairman of Rubber Board Ajith Kumar today called on Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal at his office at Janata Bhawan and apprised him about various activities of the Board in different parts of the state and the country. He said that 58,000 hectares of land in 28 districts have been under rubber cultivation and the Board has identified more areas for expanding the rubber farming in the state. Saying that rubber cultivation can open up avenues of employment for the youth of ...

Sonowal calls on union finance minister, requests early release of pending amount of flood management programme

Dispur, August 23: With a view to ensure seamless implementation of flood management programmes in the state, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal urged the Union Government to expeditiously release the pending amount of Rs. 1138 crore at the earliest. Chief Minister Sonowal who called on union finance minister Arun Jaitley in the latter's office in New Delhi Delhi today apprised him the challenges posed by flood and erosion in Assam and sought his prompt intervention for early release of the ...

Inauguration of new additional Court building and Bar Library at Dibrugarh Sonowal emphasises empowerment of judiciary for speedy delivery of justice

Dibrugarh, August 20: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated the newly constructed additional Court building and Bar Library at Dibrugarh Judicial Court campus in the presence of several legal luminaries including judges of Supreme Court of India Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Amitabh Roy and Chief Justice of Gauhati High Court Justice Ajit Singh at Dibrugarh town today. Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal termed the inauguration of the new building as a ...

Reach Out & Respond programme in Dibrugarh CM calls for empowerment of dibyangs

Dibrugarh, August 19: Taking part in the "Reach Out & Respond" programme organized by the Assam State Legal Services Authority in collaboration with Social Welfare and Health & Family Welfare Department, Government of Assam at Dibrugarh Hanumanbax Surajmall Kanoi College, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said that all sections of the society must be empowered to live a life of dignity and become able citizens of the country. Underlining the tremendous determination of the dibyangs to ...

Shaktipeeth Kamakhya reopens; Sonowal offers puja for welfare of all Pays gratitude to lakhs of pilgrims

Dispur, June 26: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today extended his gratitude to lakhs of pilgrims for coming to Kamakhya Peeth from all over the country and abroad and making the Ambubachi Mela, 'one of the greatest religious congregations' a success. With Nibritti as the doors of the temple were opened today, Chief Minister Sonowal offered his puja for the welfare of all sections of the people of the State and prayed to the Goddess Kamakhya to reign over all the evil forces and give ...

Chief Minister calls on Rajnath Singh and discusses various issues

Dispur, June 25: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today called on Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh at the latter's official residence in New Delhi and discussed various issues of the state for more than half an hour. The Chief Minister appraised the Home Minister about the artificial flash floods occurring in Guwahati city along with floods and erosion situation of the state and informed him about various measures taken by the state government. Taking serious note of the artificial flood ...