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Precursor to Speaker's Initiative at Assam Legislative Assembly CM calls upon tea tribes organizations to work with 'Team Assam' spirit

Dispur, Sept 11: As a precursor to Speaker's Initiative which will be rolled out for the first time in the Assam Legislative Assembly tomorrow, a meeting of all organizations of tea tribes community, tea planters, and leading thinkers was held in the Central Hall of the Assembly today. Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister Sarbanada Sonowal reiterated state government's commitment to solving the problems faced by the tea garden community as well as giving a renewed momentum to the tea ...

CM holds meeting with the small tea growers 78,286 Small Tea Growers to get land pattas in the 1st phase

Dispur, Sept 11: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal held a meeting today with the representatives of Sadou Asom Khudra Chah Khetiyok Sanstha (All Assam Small Tea Growers Association) at his chamber at Assam Legislative Assembly and discussed various problems afflicting the small tea growers in the state. During the meeting, the chief minister informed that a total of 78,286 small tea growers of the state would be provided land pattas for their lands in the first phase. Saying that small ...

Jharkahnd Government contributes Rs. 5 crore to CM's Relief Fund

Dispur, September 7: As a mark of solidarity to the flood affected people of Assam, Jharkhand Government under the leadership of its Chief Minister Raghubar Das, contributed Rs. 5 crore to Chief Minister's Relief Fund today. Minister of Social Welfare, Women and Child Development Dr. Louis Marandi and Minister of Health Ramchandra Chandravansi handed over the cheque on behalf of the government to Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal this evening at Assam Administrative Staff College in the city ...

CM attends National Green Tribunal Conference on Waste Management The young generation must protect the environment and imbibe cleanliness in daily life: CM

Dispur, Sept 9: Saying that cleanliness is next to godliness as only clean thoughts can result in clean deeds, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today called upon the young generation of the state to commit themselves to the cause of protecting the environment and practice cleanliness in their day to day lives. He was speaking at the inaugural function of National Conference on Waste Disposal and Management organized by National Green Tribunal at Srimanta Sankardev Kalakshetra in the city today ...

Assam remembers Dr. Bhupen Hazarika on his birth anniversary Sonowal leads the State in paying rich tributes to the Bard

Dispur, September 8: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal led the State in paying rich tributes to Dr. Bhupen Hazarika on his 90 birth anniversary today. Chief Minister Sonowal along with Cultural Affairs Minister Naba Kumar Doley paid floral tributes to the bard of the Brahmaputra at Dr. Bhupen Hazarika Samadhi Sthal on Friday. Remembering his rich contributions, Chief Minister Sonowal said that Dr. Bhupen Hazarika was an apostle of universal brotherhood and cosmopolitan camaraderie who ...

Engagement letter to 11,648 TET teachers distributed CM calls upon newly recruited teachers to play the role of reformer

Dispur, Sept 8: "Teaching is a noble profession and teachers are the guiding force of a civilized society. Your engagement into the elementary education today entrust tremendous responsibility upon you to groom a new generation to be able and ideal citizen. Wherever you are posted, try to discover the area and devote yourself to make it an ideal place. You need to don the mantle of a reformer and work for creating a better society". Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said this while ...

Sonowal holds meeting with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar; seeks his help to rehabilitate surrendered militants

Dispur, September 8: Chief Minister Sarbanada Sonowal expressed his government's intention of entering into an agreement with Art of Living Foundation for meaningful and purposeful rehabilitation of the surrendered militants in Assam. Interacting with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar the founder of Art of Living Foundation at Assam Administrative Staff College in the city on Thursday evening along with other ministers, MLAs and senior government officials, Chief Minister Sonowal while hailing the ...

Atal Amrit Abhiyan cheques distributed to 6093 beneficiaries Government is committed to provide quality and affordable healthcare to all: CM

Dispur, Sept 7: "Providing quality healthcare to the poorest of the poor of the society is a prime commitment of the State Government and we are well on our way to fulfil this dream where everyone in the society would get an opportunity to live a life dignity." Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today said while taking part as the chief guest in the cheque distribution ceremony of Atal Amrit Abhiyan to 6093 beneficiaries at Veterinary College Playground, Khanapara in the city. Atal Amrit ...

Assam Government signs MoU with Goggle Government is working for technology driven development: Sonowal

Dispur, September 7: In a bid to take internet connectivity to the remotest part of the State, Government of Assam signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Google India Pvt Limited at a function held at the conference hall of Janata Bhavan in the city this evening. Secretary Information Technology Department Ninit Khare and Chtean Krishnaswami Country Head (Policy) of Google India signed the MoU on behalf of Government of Assam and Google respectively in presence of Chief Minister Sarbananda ...

Sonowal inaugurates unit-4 of Hindustan Unilever Limited Vows to accelerate industrial development in Assam

Dispur, September 6: Unleashing a major boost in industrial growth of the State, chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated the personal product factory, unit-4 of Hindustan Unilever Limited at Doom Dooma in Tinsukia district today. Titled as Rhino Project, the new unit is a part of Hindustan Unilever's over 3000 crore value products which are being produced in Assam. The unit has been constructed in a record time of 300 days. Speaking at the programme, Chief Minister Sonowal termed the ...