Press Release

Quality service is must for quality governance: CM

Dispur, October 3: While public expectations from the government have increased tremendously over the years, their level of satisfaction with the service delivery has gone down drastically. This entails the government to work in a systematic manner to bring back people's confidence into the system. It is only through quality and dedicated service sustainable development can be achieved and people's confidence can be regained, said Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal while releasing the Assam Human ...

CM advocates airline hub in Guwahati

Dispur, October, 3: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has announced directs flights introduced by Spicejet airline on the Guwahati-Silchar and Guwahati-Aizwal routes in a programme held at Guwahati today. Spicejet has also introduced an additional frequency on the Guwahati-Kolkata route in the same programme. Announcing the new flight route, Chief Minister Sonowal has advocated for an airline hub in the city so that all flights can take off from Guwahati itself. Disclosing this, the ...

CM calls for proactiveness from the legislators

Dispur, October 2: Speaking at the orientation programme of the MLAs in Assam Legislative Assembly today Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that the legislators must be proactive and initiate innovative action for bringing change at the grassroots. Saying that the orientation programme will be able to help the MLAs in capacity building and enable them to come up with solutions to the problems facing their constituencies, Chief Minister Sonowal said that the legislators would be able to ...

Government is with the people in their struggle: CM

Dispur, October 2: Reiterating the government's commitment to stand with the people in their times of need, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that health sector of the state is going through massive transformation and people's health needs will be taken care of by the Government Health Department on war footing. Speaking at the cheque distribution function of Assam Arogya Nidhi to beneficiaries under National Health Mission at Guwahati Medical College Auditorium today, Chief Minister ...

CM urges students to adopt cleanliness as a way of life

Dispur, October 2: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today took part in a colourful function organized by Sarba Siksha Abhiyan, Assam and Secondary Education Department, Government of Assam at Srimanta Sankardev Kalakshetra, Khanapara in the city on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. Chief Minister said that following the ideals of non-violence and cleanliness advocated by Mahatma Gandhi is of paramount importance in today's modern society and he urged the students to aspire to become good ...

Swachh Bharat Mission has turned into a Rashtra Dharma: CM

Guwahati, October 2: Swaccha Bharat Mission has turned into a Rashtra Dharma. People from every corner of the country have started participating into this Mission spontaneously. This Abhiyan has truly revolutionized the countrymen, said Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today while taking part in a cleanliness drive at Kamakhya Mandir campus, which was organized on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti by Kamrup Metro District Administration in joint association with Kamakhya Mandir Committee, Guwahati ...

Assam to be the sports capital of India: CM

Dispur, October 1: Assam will soon be the sports capital of the country, said Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal while delivering his address during the inaugural ceremony of Indian Super League held today at Sarusojai Stadium. Sonowal lauded the initiative of ISL organizer Nita Ambani for holding the inaugural event in Guwahati and hoped that this will help in many ways to promote sports in Assam. The Chief Minister also said that his government has already drawn up a map for promoting sports ...

Look at Assam from a new perspective: CM

Dispur, October 1: Exhorting the new generation to look at the state from a new perspective, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that Assam is a land of potentialities, possibilities and prosperity. During British rule, Assam was amongst the top five states of the country. Now onus is on the youth to make Assam as one of the best states, said Sonowal. Addressing the Freshmen Social Meet at JB Law College, the Chief Minister said that as conscious citizen of the country, law students have a ...

CM urges the students to strive for becoming good human beings

Dispur, October 1: Chief Minister urged the students of the state to strive for becoming good citizens with human values along with excelling in studies. Speaking today at the function held for felicitating the rank holders in HSLC and HSSLC of the St. Mary's Higher Secondary School in the city, Chief Minster advised the students to consider this period of their lives as golden period and use it for building character and imbibing humane values. Recalling his own school days, Chief Minister ...

Assam Police will become a smart police force: CM

Dispur, October 1: Informing that the government will make all the police stations in the state smart police stations in a phased manner, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that newer challenges are facing the society in modern times and police force will have to adopt technology to tackle increasing crimes. A smart police force is the order of the day and technology would be able to help the police to efficiently tackle law and order situations, Sonowal said at the Assam Police Day ...