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Assam Police receives FICCI Smart Policing Awards 2018 under two categories CM vows to make Assam Police one of the best in the country.

Dispur, June 2: Assam Police has been awarded the FICCI Smart Policing Awards 2018 at the annual conference on Homeland Security-Cyber Crime Management that held in New Delhi on May 31.  The Assam Police's initiative of using IT-enabled services in Police Stations through Crime and Criminal Tracking Network & Systems (CCTNS) was awarded under the category 'Smart Police Station' and its initiative for creation of Smart Protection Unit to provide foolproof safety and security, with the use of ...

Sonowal meets representatives of 29 student organisations. Vows to safeguard the interests of the indigenous people of the state.

Dispur, June 1: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today made it clear that NRC is a primary and priority agenda of the government as it is providing all logistic support for a complete and flawless NRC, the procedure of which is going on under the supervision of the Supreme Court of India. He also said that State government would take up a time-bound action plan for the implementation of Assam Accord and a comprehensive and exhaustive mechanism would be adopted for the protection of tribal belt ...

CM inaugurates AEGCL's 2nd Gas Insulated Substation. Power Dept has the most important role in bringing light to the society.

Dispur, May 31: "Power Department plays the most important role in bringing light to the lives of the people in all levels of the society. The department must take up the responsibility to light up the nation through science and technology. The employees of the department have the capability to take the society towards rapid development and the department must use that capability to the optimum for deriving rich dividends." Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said while inaugurating the ...

CM flags off 28 fire tending vehicles of Fire and Emergency services.

Dispur, May 31: "Fire and Emergency Services Department is the friend in need of the public and this department has been saving the people of the state from loss of lives and property during emergency situations. The employees of the department must fulfil their duty while staying ever prepared to render their services at all times of crisis and by doing that, the department would be able to become the most trusted organisation of the public. There is no room for negligence in the department as ...

CM's discussion with Union Home Minister. Union Government to take a further step on Citizenship Amendment Bill only after thorough consultation with all stakeholders. Union Government to set up a committee to make recommendations for implementation of clause 6 of Assam Accord.

Dispur, May 30: Government of India will take any further step regarding the Citizenship Amendment Bill only after thorough consultation with all stakeholders. Moreover, all efforts will be made to address the concerns of the people of Assam in this regard. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, while agreeing to the request of Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal in this regard, conveyed the decision of the Union Government during a meeting in New Delhi today. The meeting was held to discuss various ...

Sonowal felicitates HSLC topper Raktim Bhuyan.

Dispur, May 28: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today felicitated Raktim Bhuyan who topped the Assam HSLC Examination 2018, at his office chamber in Janata Bhawan today. Raktim Bhuyan, a student of Moonlight High School, Tezpur of Sonitpur District secured an aggregate mark of 593 and stood the top rank. Chief Minister Sonowal congratulated Raktim and felicitated him with a Gamocha. Sonowal took note of Raktim's grit and resolve and hailed his achievement with a high degree of admiration. ...

Swargadeo Sarbananda Singha Award presented to CM CM urges people to reflect ideals of great persons in their works

Dispur, May 27 : The highest honour of the Motok community, Swargadeo Sarbananda Singha Award was presented to Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal in a programme held to mark the 213th Swargadeo Sarbananda Singha Divas and Sanskritik Samaroh of the Motok community at Rajkumar Longkeswar Gohain Khetra, ITI play ground in Tinisukia district today. The award was presented by the socio cultural, youth and student organisations of the Motok community led by Sadou Asom Motok Sanmilan and carried a ...

Sonowal dedicates Lakwa Replacement Power Project Vows to provide electricity to all household in the state by December 31

Dispur, May 26: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal dedicated the 70 MW Lakwa Replacement Power Project to the state at a function held at Maibella in Lakwa, Charaideo today. Lakwa Replacement Power Project is a manifestation of Wartsila Smart Power Generation Concept implemented by Wartsila India Pvt. Limited in association with Assam Power Generation Company Limited. This new power project would replace outdated gas turbine units with Wärtsilä technology. It may be noted that when gas is ...

CM lays foundation stone of Shri Shri Badala Padma Aata Kalakshetra

Dispur, May 25: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal laid the foundation stone of Shri Shri Badala Padma Aata Kalakshetra at Sonarigaon, Kalibor in Nagaon district today. He laid the foundation stone prior to taking part in the open session of the 472nd birth anniversary celebration of Shri Shri Badala Padma Aata and All Assam Bhaona Samaroh celebration. The birth anniversary and Bhaona Samaroh celebration was organized by Shri Shri Badala Padma Aata Kalakshetra Management Committee under the aegis ...

Sonowal distributes media fellowship letters Hands out media kits to rural journalists for conducted media tour to mark its flag off

Dispur, May 23: In an attempt to give the journalists a scope for in-depth study and aid research oriented solution to different socio-cultural issues, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today handed out Media Fellowship Awarding Letters to 20 journalists of the state at a programme held at Sri Sri Madhavdeva International Auditorium here today. It may be noted that awarding media fellowship to the journalists is the first ever scheme of its kind launched at the state under the aegis of the ...