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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Assam government grants Rs 50 lakh to set up Naamghar in Bengaluru

Assam government grants Rs 50 lakh to set up Naamghar in Bengaluru

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday announced a sum of Rs 50 lakh to set up a Naamghar in Bengaluru. The fund was donated to the Srimanta Sankardev trust. The state government is also planning to set up a ‘Naamghar’ in New Delhi. According to sources, Chief Minister Sonowal has directed the Resident Commissioner in the national capital to procure land for the purpose. loading…

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CM Sonowal’s convoy car meets with accident in Guwahati

CM Sonowal’s convoy car meets with accident in Guwahati

According to reports, a car from the chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal’s convoy met with an accident on Thursday in Guwahati. The accident took place when the Tata Safari hit another vehicle in front of it in the convoy at Birubari area in Guwahati. It can be mentioned that nobody was injured in the incident. (Image: PratidinTime) loading…

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CM Sonowal inaugurated the Srimanta Shankardev Research Centre at Guwahati

CM Sonowal inaugurated the Srimanta Shankardev Research Centre at Guwahati

Chief Misnister Sarbananda Sonowal today inaugurated the Srimanta Shankardev Research Centre and Auditorium at Guwahati funded by the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region, Government of India. “Our Government will take steps including establishing Namghars at different places across the country to promote and propagate the teachings, literary and artistic creations of the great Vaishnavite reformer Srimanta Shankardev,” – Chief Minister Sonowal said. loading…

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CM Sonowal vows to develop BTC region

CM Sonowal vows to develop BTC region

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal while laying the foundation stone of the RCC bridge over the turbulent Bhorla river near Harisinga in Udalguri district on Wednesday said that The State Government is committed to bring about a total change in the State in respect of development on all fronts including in the BTC region. It may be mentioned that the foundation stone laying ceremony was attended by BTC Chief Hagrama Mohilary, Ramen Deka, MP of Mangaldai HPC, Biswajit Daimari, RS MP, Rihon Daimari, PHE and Food and Civil Supplies Minister here near…

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Assam Govt to rename Assam Secretariat as ‘Janata Bhavan’

Assam Govt to rename Assam Secretariat as ‘Janata Bhavan’

In a review meeting with officials of Secretariat Administration Department and General Administration Department on Thursday, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and the team have decided to rename Assam Secretariat as Janata Bhawan. In the same meeting, Chief Minister Sonowal directed senior State Government officials to visit circuit houses across Assam and redesign them according to the district-wise ethnicity Sonowal further revealed that the newly constructed Assam Houses at Vellore, Channai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, New Delhi and Mumbai will be inaugurated on April 1, 2017. “In the meeting, decided to build an integrated…

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Assam Govt to introduce electronic file management system

Assam Govt to introduce electronic file management system

The Assam government has decided to introduce File Management System (FMS) to track government files electronically. As was revealed by chief Minister Soowal, the FMS system a unique number will be generated for tracking each file in Assam Secretariat.And the system will be introduced on April 1, 2017. It is to be noted that with the introduction of FMS, public will get acknowledgment of their application either through sms or e-mail. loading…

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Indo-Bhutan international highway soon, reveals CM Sonowal

Indo-Bhutan international highway soon, reveals CM Sonowal

The Assam government is reportedly in talks with the union ministry of highways, road transport and shipping to draw a roadmap for connecting India with Bhutan by constructing an international highway via Assam’s BTAD area. It may be mentioned that Already two rounds of talks have been held between the state government officials and the center for strengthening road connectivity with the neighboring country, which Assam shares long border. Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday said that the proposed highway would prove vital in improving trade and commerce between the two nations….

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Assam government to build household toilets in tea garden areas

Assam government to build household toilets in tea garden areas

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal in a meeting with Assam Tea Tribes Students Association (ATTSA) had discussed various matters regarding the development of the community. Today in a series of tweets CM Sarbananda shared some developmental factors which will be initiated soon. “Revenue department is carrying out a survey of the total land of our tea gardens to bring all-round development to these areas & its people.” – CM sonowal tweeted. He also said that the Assam Government will build household toilets in tea garden areas under Swachh Bharat Mission. “Our government will reactivate…

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US Ambassador met Chief Minister Sonowal

US  Ambassador met Chief Minister Sonowal

US Ambassador to India Richard Verma on Tuesday evening called on Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal at the latter’s office chamber in Assam Secretariat and discussed on wide spectrum of issues concerning the mutual interests of America and Assam.The duo discussed mutual interests in investment, tourism, education and green energy, etc. Hailing Assam’s tea industry, tourism potential and possibility of green energy generation the US Ambassador said that there are lot of investment possibility in these sectors and the US has been keenly watching these sectors to strengthen its ties with…

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