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Sonowal lays foundation stone of Indoor Stadium and Swimming pool at Nalbari

Dispur, March 31: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal laid the foundation stone of an indoor stadium and a swimming pool of North Kamrup Stadium at Nalbari today. The indoor stadium and swimming pool are parts of a series of activities that the state government has been taking for infrastructure development of sports in different parts of the state. The indoor stadium and the swimming pool will be built under SOPD scheme of PWD Building and National Highway. Speaking at the function Chief ...

Sonowal interacts with Deputy Secretaries; to introduce 'e-office' Asks them to bring in expediency in governance

Dispur, March 30: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal asked the deputy secretaries to work honestly and transparently to plug all shortcomings and bring in expediency in governance. Interacting with the deputy secretaries in the conference hall of Janata Bhawan here this evening, Chief Minister Sonowal while terming the deputy secretaries as 'capable soldiers' asked them to be committed to the people and serve them with dedication and honesty. He also said that the deputy secretaries who ...

Atal Amrit Abhiyan cheques distributed to 6115 beneficiaries in 3rd Phase Our government is committed to develop all sections of the people: CM

Dispur, March 29: "Following the motto of sabka sath sabka vikash, our government is committed to the development of all sections of the society and Atal Amrit Abhiayn is one such step to bring quality healthcare in case of major diseases within the reach of the poorest of the poor of the society." Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said while taking part as the chief guest in the 3rd phase of cheque distribution ceremony of Atal Amrit Abhiyan to 6115 beneficiaries for a total cost of Rs 39 ...

CM launches 181-Sakhi toll free women helpline

Dispur, March 29: In a major move to intensify women security and upholding their dignity, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launched '181-Sakhi toll free women helpline' in a programme held at the Conference Hall of Chief Minister's office at Janata Bhawan today. Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister Sonowal expressed serious concern over recent spurt of crimes against women in the state. He said that the state government is taking series of measures to stop such crimes and stringent action ...

Review meeting of I&PR Department CM directs to restructure DIPR and institute media awards

Dispur, March 28: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal directed for a total restructuring of the Directorate of Information and Public Relations (DIPR) in sync with the changing trends of modern day mass media to make the DIPR more productive. While chairing a review meeting of the Information and Public Relations Department at his office conference room at Janata Bhawan on Tuesday evening, Chief Minister Sonowal also issued a series of directions for preparing a comprehensive roadmap to ensure ...

Sonowal interacts with students; asks them to work hard

Dispur, March 28: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said, "Students are the future of the country and therefore, government is committed to create an ideal atmosphere for their upbringing". Interacting with the students at the Central Hall of Assam Legislative Assembly here today, Sonowal said that state government is working resolutely for the intellectual, physical and social development of the students so that they can contribute to the growth of the state. It may be noted that the ...

Sonowal launches Mission Sambhav under SBM, Gramin CM calls for public participation in donation of toilets

Dispur, March 26: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal made an appeal for active public participation in donation of toilets to the poor and needy persons in the state. While inaugurating the state level programme of 'Mission Sambhav', an initiative for building 1 lakh sanitary toilets throughout Assam in a time bound manner, Chief Minister Sonowal made this call and appreciated the people of the state for their participation in making the Swacch Bharat Abhiyan (SBM) successful in Assam. Speaking ...

CM urges the youth to take responsibility to shape society

Dispur, March 23: Urging the youth of the state to take sports as a way of life and aspire to achieve excellence in sporting fields, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said that sports is a universal unifying factor through which qualities such as honesty and dedication can be imbibed. The Chief Minister was speaking at the inaugural function of the Pub Kamrup College's indoor stadium and a high-speed internet facility at Baihata Chariali in Kamrup District today. A study center of Krishna ...

Sonowal attends "Sahayika Samaroh" for awareness generation on government schemes Women are equal partners of development: CM

Dispur, March 22: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal called upon the women of the state to act as a bridge between the Government and the society and take the message of the development schemes eliciting active public participation in the development narrative of the state. While speaking as chief guest at the "Sahayika Samaroh", which was organized for generating awareness on government schemes amongst the women representatives of 219 development blocks of the state at Srimanta Sankardev ...

CM Attends Meeting of Committee for Prevention of Atrocities against SC/ST

Dispur, March 21: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today chaired the first meeting of State Level Vigilance and Monitoring Committee constituted for implementation of The Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act 1989 at his conference hall at Janata Bhawan. Though the instances of offenses against SC/ST community in the state are very less the committee must look for right implementation of the Act and awareness activities must be taken at the district level ...