CM Sonowal’s convoy caught in traffic jam

CM Sonowal’s convoy caught in traffic jam

According to reports, Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal and his convoy were caught in a traffic jam at the approach to Saraighat bridge, the link to Guwahati over Brahmaputra river on Tuesday, weeks after the government postponed the opening of the parallel second bridge built to ease traffic congestion on superstitious grounds. It may be mentioned that Sonowal was returning from Nalbari, about 70 km from here, from a puja in the evening by road after the helicopter which brought him there from Gohpur in the afternoon could not fly due…

Read More

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…

Read More