Kumar Vishwas may join BJP

Kumar Vishwas may join BJP

According to a report published in TOI, Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas is reportedly in talks with BJP to join the party and a call will be taken in a day or two after a consensus is reached between him and the saffron party on where he would be fielded from in the ensuing Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh. Talks with Vishwas are in an advanced stage, BJP sources said, adding that there will not be much delay in taking a decision as the notification process for UP polls have…

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We will open all files of Congress’ corruption, says CM Sonowal

We will open all files of Congress’ corruption, says CM Sonowal

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said the BJP government in the State will open all files on corruption that took place during the 15 years of rule by the previous Congress government. Addressing a meeting organized by the BJP on Thursday, Sonowal said corruption and misrule had destroyed the administrative system during the previous Congress rule. Coming down heavily on former chief minister Tarun Gogoi’s remark that the BJP has done nothing concrete for the State after coming to power, Sonowal said, “We will have to give a befitting reply…

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AGP-BJP members caught for smuggling rhino horns in Bokakhat

AGP-BJP members caught for smuggling rhino horns in Bokakhat

According to reports, the Special Task Force (STF) on Thursday arrested two persons at Bokakhat for their involvement in smuggling of one-horned rhino horns. The arrested duo has been identified as Parimal Bhattacharya and Sujit Bhuyan. It can be mentioned that Parimal is BJP member and Sujit, a teacher by profession is an active AGP leader. (With inputs from Dy365)

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AGP demands two more berths in Assam cabinet

AGP demands two more berths in Assam cabinet

Following a decision which was taken in an executive committee meeting at party headquarter in Ambari, The Asom Gana Parishad on Tuesday has demanded two more members from the party in the state ministry, during the soon expected expansion of the State Cabinet. It can be mentioned that the Assam cabinet currently has 11 ministers—7 from the BJP, 2 from ally AGP and 2 from ally BPF. As per Article 72 of the Constitution, the number of ministers in the state cabinet cannot exceed 15% of the total number of…

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Assam BJP in support of citizenship bill

Assam BJP in support of citizenship bill

GUWAHATI, Oct 24 – The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Assam Pradesh, while reiterating its stand to safeguard the indigenous communities of the State, on Monday announced that it is committed to the issue of protecting the refugees who have fled their respective countries on account of religious persecution. The party, voicing its support to the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 that aims to grant Indian citizenship not only to the Bengali Hindus from Bangladesh, but also to all Hindus, Parsis, Christians, Buddhists and Sikhs of Pakistan and Afghanistan, who are seeking…

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After Assam, BJP Likely to Come to Power in Manipur

After Assam, BJP Likely to Come to Power in Manipur

It seems like the BJP is charting the right path to fulfill its agenda of a Congress-Mukt Northeast India. After winning the assembly elections in Assam earlier this year, the saffron party is all set to come to power in Manipur. If Manipur goes to polls today, the BJP will unseat the Congress by winning 31-35 seats, an opinion poll showed on Friday. The India Today-Axis Opinion Poll on Manipur says the Sonia Gandhi-led Congress may not win more than 19-24 seats in the forthcoming state elections. If the prediction…

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Is Sonowal Ministry failed upon what they promised ?

Is Sonowal Ministry failed upon what they promised ?

Coming down heavily on the Sarbananda Sonowal-led BJP government in Assam, former chief minister and veteran Congress leader Tarun Gogoi said the new State government has completely lost confidence of the people in the last three months after it had taken charge. Addressing a press meet here on Friday to counter Sonowal’s statement on Thursday on the completion of his government’s 100 days in office, Gogoi said, “I haven’t seen such a weak ministry in the history of Assam. The present government is neglecting the interests of the people of…

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CM Sarbananda’s Press Meet after completing 100 days in Power

CM Sarbananda’s Press Meet after completing 100 days in Power

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday addressed a press meet as the BJP led state government completed 100 days in power. Sonowal mentioned some of the achievements of the government in the press meet. “After an unprecedented and a massive mandate given by the people of Assam, our Government assumed office on 24th May, 2016. From the first day of taking charge, the Government started working relentlessly to fulfill aspirations, expectations and hopes of the people of Assam,” the chief minister said. “The Government is committed to build a…

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Future belongs to BJP, fortunes of Congress on decline: Gadkari

Future belongs to BJP, fortunes of Congress on decline: Gadkari

Asserting that the future belongs to it, the BJP on Monday said its fortunes are on the rise, including in the east and south India where it did not enjoy significant presence earlier, while that of the Congress are on decline which is resorting to compromises with regional parties to survive. Against the backdrop of the Congress joining hands with the INLD in Haryana and BSP in several States in the Rajya Sabha polls, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said, “On one hand the graph of BJP and Modi is on…

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