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Government to observe Veer Raghab Moran Divas officially every year

Makum, April 14: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that governnemt would set up a cultural centre after the name of Veer Raghab Moran and said that his government would observe Veer Raghab Morean Divas every year on April 14 to pay rich tribute to the democratic leader. Speaking on the occasion of Veer Raghab Moran Divas centrally celebrated at Rajanikanta Bordoloi Playground of Makum on Friday, Chief Minister Sonowal terming Veer Raghab Moran as the strongest democratic leader and a ...

CM Pays tributes to Dr B.R.Ambedkar on Birth Anniversery We must strive to build a society based on equality: CM

Dispur, April 14: Paying rich tributes to Dr B.R Ambedkar on his 126th birth anniversary at a function held in Assam Janata Bhawan, Dispur today Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that developing all sections of society cutting across all divisions is the prime objective of the government and all efforts have been undertaken to achieve the same. The Chief Minister announced that a memorial lecture would be held every year in the state by the government in memory of Dr B.R. Ambedkar which ...

Roads are harbinger of economic development

Dispur, April 13: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launched the beginning of contruction and repairing work of a 2.35 km Mancotta-Hatimora road at Dibrugarh on Sunday. The road will be built at a project cost of Rs 1.69 crore under path nirman achoni of 2016-17. Speaking on the occasion Sonwal said that construction of roads has been one of the priority agendas of the present Sate Govt. since roads are harbinger of economy. A well coordinated network of roads has been conceived of to ...

Chief Minister extends Rongali Bihu Greetings

Dispur, April 13: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal extended Rongali Bihu greetings to the people of the state and wished that the festival will bring lasting peace and prosperity to the State and strengthen mutual bonding among the people. The Chief Minister hoped that the Rongali Bihu would bring happiness and marry-making to the lives of the people and inspire them to commit themselves to the cause of the State with renewed vigour to establish Assam as one of the best states in the country ...

CM expresses gratitude to the voters of Dhemaji

Dispur, April 13: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal expressed gratitude to the voters of Dhemaji for their decisive mandate in favour of the BJP led alliance candidate Dr Ranoj Pegu in the by-election of Dhemaji (ST) LAC, result of which has been declared today. In an officials message, the Chief Minister stated that the mandate of the voters is a reflection of the people's faith on the Narendra Modi led NDA government and a validation of their satisfaction on the performance of the state ...

CM meets PM; extends invitation to inaugurate Dhola-Sadiya bridge and Global Investors' Summit

New Delhi, April 12: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his official 7, Lok Kalyan Marg residence and extended invitation to him to attend the inauguration of the Dhola- Sadiya bridge in May and Global Investors' Summit in November this year. The Prime Minister said he would try to make his presence felt in both the upcoming programmes. Chief Minister Sonowal while appreciating the slew of steps initiated by the Central Government for development of Assam ...

CM launches MyGov Assam website People are equal participants in governance: CM

Dispur, April 10: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launched MyGov Assam website today at a function at Chief Minister's Conference Hall at Assam Secretariat. The MyGov website would be interactive platform between the government and people of the state that would help the government in knowing public opinion on different subjects. Launching the website the Chief Minister said that MyGov would facilitate dialogue, discussion, deliberation and information dissemination between citizens and ...

Sonowal hosts tea party for Bangladesh cultural delegation Reiterates historical and cultural links between Assam and Bangladesh

Dispur, April 9: A 14 member cultural delegation led by Hasan Arif, General Secretary of Sanmilito Sanskritik Jot of Bangladesh called on chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal at the latter's official residence in the city today and exchanged several views to strengthen cultural ties between Assam and Bangladesh. During their nearly 30 minutes meeting, chief minister Sonowal acknowledged the historical, cultural and ethnic links between Assam and Bangladesh and also said that the present ...

Sonowal distributes hearing aids under Mission Shravan

Dispur, April 9: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal distributed hearing aids to children with hearing impairment under Mission Shravan: a project for hearing impaired children of Assam, at a function held at Madhavdev International Auditorium at Srimanta Sankardev Kalakshetra in the city today. Distributing the hearing aids to children, Chief Minister Sonowal said that the endeavour taken by the Prerana- IAS Officers' Wives Association have the potential to change the lives of the children ...

Sonowal performs bhumi pujan to begin construction of Lakhimpur Medical College

Dispur, April 8: In yet another development towards an advanced, accessible and accountable health care delivery system for the people living on the north bank of the river Brahmaputra, chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal performed bhumi pujan to mark the inauguration of construction of Lakhimpur Medical College and Hospital at Lakhimpur today. Involving an initiatila expenditure of Rs. 235 crore, Lakhimpur Medical College will produce 100 graduate doctors annually. Speaking on the occasion, ...