Press Release

Central and State Governments team to flood hit areas of the State

Dispur, September 26: A high level team comprising Central and State Governments led by the advisor of Union Finance Ministry Dina Nath came to Assam on a two day visit to carry out an inspection on the ground to assess the extent of damages caused by floods and erosion in Assam. The team yesterday visited parts of Lower Assam and Majuli and gathered first-hand information after visiting several several flood hit areas. The team also inspected the embankments in Majuli and the damages the ...

BJP national president highly praised Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal

Dispur, September 25- BJP national president Amit Shah today highly praised Sarbananda Sonowal and the Govt. of Assam in front of all representatives assembled for national council meeting at Kozhikode, Kerala. Shri Amit Shah praised Sarbananda Sonowal for his quality and dynamic leadership and the Govt. of Assam for taking the courageous step in evicting the illegal encroachers from forest land of Kaziranga National Park. He also praised the CM for taking action in inspecting Indo-Bangla ...

Meeting on Assam Accord implementation

Dispur, September 23- An informal discussion was held in between state government and the representatives of All Assam Student's Union regarding the implementation of the various clauses of Assam Accord. The meeting thoroughly discussed the time bound implementation of Assam Accord and settlement of foreigners issue on basis of the Assam Accord. The meeting was attended by VK Pipersenia, Chief Secretary, Mukesh Sahay, DGP, Hrishikesh Goswami, Media Adviser to CM, P.K. Tiwari, Principal ...

A Rs 800 crore proposal for revamping Nagaon and Cachar Paper Mill- Sonowal requests Ministry for Heavy Industries for the paper mills' expeditious facelift

Dispur, September 22: A Rs. 800 crore proposal has been prepared for revamping Nagaon Paper Mill and reviving Cachar Mill, as the information was conveyed to Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal in a crucial meeting held with the Secretary of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises in New Delhi today. In the meeting, Secretary Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Girish Shankar apprised Sonowal of the Ministry's (Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises) Rs 800 crore proposal for revamping ...

Assam Govt. working for corruption free administration: CM

Dispur, September 20: Assam Govt. is working for corruption free administration, told Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal while interacting with members of Press Gallery Advisory Committee of Chattisgarh Legislative Assembly today. Sonowal further commented that if everyone discourages corrupt practices, the system will change. On being asked about his main focus during initial days as CM, Sonowal told the visiting delegate that his government is working hard to fulfil the promises made in the ...

Sonowal discusses issues with Union Ministers to expedite Rural Development initiatives

Dispur, September 19: In a move to expedite implementation of rural development schemes, a meeting was held in presence of Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, Union Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Drinking Water and Sanitation Narendra Singh Tomar and Minister of State for Rural Development Ram Kripal Yadav and Minister of State for Drinking Water and Sanitation Ramesh Chandappa Jigajinagi at the conference hall of Brahmaputra State Guest House on Sunday evening. The meeting ...

Sonowal kicks off 64th Bharat Ratna Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi Trophy

Dispur, September 18: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal kicked off the 64th Bharat Ratna Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi Trophy when he set the ball rolling in the first match between Shillong Lajong and Oil India Limited Duliajan at Nehru Stadium today. Inaugurating the tournament Chief Minister Sonowal said that Bordoloi Trophy has put Assam in the world map of sports. The tournament has given an opportunity for the players to rub their shoulders with players of national importance. Started way ...

Sonowal holds meeting with Union Ministers for rural development

Dispur, September 18: In a move to expedite implementation of rural development schemes a meeting was held in presence of Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, Union Minister for Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Drinking Water and Sanitation Narendra Singh Tomar and Minister of State for Rural Development Ram Kripal Yadav and Minister of State for Drinking Water and Sanitation Ramesh Chandappa Jigajinagi at the conference hall of Brahmaputra State Guest House on Sunday evening. The meeting ...

Sonowal conveys birthday greetings to Narendra Modi Celebrated birthday with patients, orphans and destitutes

Dispur, September 17: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today greeted and wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 66th birthday. "My warm greetings and best wishes to our Prime Minister Narendra Modiji on his birthday. I convey my sincerest happiness to be able to greet our Prime Minister on yet another birthday of his life. Let this day be the beginning of a year of greater achievements in your life and of course our nation". "I pray to the Almighty for your good health, happiness and ...

People's suggestion a key component of governance: CM

Dispur, September 16: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal exhorted that his Government has taken several steps to curb price rise and maintained that the efforts will keep continuing in the coming days as well until price of essential commodities are made stable. Expressing himself in an interactive programme with the senior citizens in the conference hall of Assam Secretariat this evening, Chief Minister Sonowal said, "Government needs some more time to gain complete control over price rise ...