Himanta Biswa Sarma(Search results - 18)
Top StoriesJun 11, 2021, 8:30 AM IST
Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma tells minorities to control population
The chief minister warned that if the population explosion continued at this rate, one day even the Kamakhya temple land would be encroached upon.
Top StoriesJun 9, 2021, 2:30 PM IST
From Himanta Biswa Sarma to Jyotiraditya Scindia: Prominent leaders who dumped the Congress
Jitin Prasada on Wednesday joined the long list of prominent Congress leaders who resigned from the party in recent years. Most of them criticised the manner in which internal democracy was throttled within the Congress and were tired of seeking systemic reforms.
Top StoriesJun 2, 2021, 11:25 AM IST
24 arrested after doctor is thrashed in Assam Covid Care Centre
On Wednesday morning, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma took to Twitter to update that 24 culprits involved in the attack had been arrested.
Top StoriesMay 20, 2021, 7:25 PM IST
Assam CM tells officials to speed up process to turn dissolved madrassas to general schools
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma's directive came during the chief minister's review of the functioning of the Education Department earlier this week.
Top StoriesMay 16, 2021, 6:28 PM IST
From Yogi Adityanath to Dr Harsh Vardhan: Absurdity and bizarre claims by BJP leaders amid coronavirus crisis
Since the beginning of Covid pandemic in 2020 and till date, leaders especially with the ruling BJP both at different state and central level had pulled a joke about themselves. From batting for cow dung, urine as treatment and prevention to pitching for mass gathering and making an irresponsible statement about the shortage of vaccine, BJP leaders have said it out all openly. From Union health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan to DV Sadasanda Gowda and Himanta Biswa Sarma, all have made such statements.
Top StoriesMay 10, 2021, 12:55 PM IST
Himanta Biswa Sarma takes oath as Assam Chief Minister
Himanta Biswa was elected unanimously by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Legislature Party, which met in Guwahati on Sunday.
Top StoriesMay 9, 2021, 1:31 PM IST
Himanta Biswa Sarma to be Assam's new Chief Minister
Himanta Biswa Sarma was unanimously elected as leader of the BJP legislature party during a meeting in Guwahati on Sunday. Former chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal proposed Sarma's name.
Top StoriesApr 21, 2021, 3:49 PM IST
Assam, Kerala, Bihar, UP, Chhattisgarh to provide free COVID vaccine to all above 18 years for free from May 1
The Assam government will vaccinate everyone in the 18-45 age group for free from May 1 onwards, Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has said.
ElectionsApr 2, 2021, 9:46 PM IST
EC bars Himanta Biswa Sarma from campaigning for 48 hours
The Election Commission found substance in the Congress party's complaint against Sarma for openly threatened Hagrama Mohilary of sending him to jail by misusing a central agency.
Top StoriesMar 4, 2021, 1:20 PM IST
Poll Shorts: 'Metro Man is BJP's CM face in Kerala, Mamata the 'Bengal Tigress'
Here's what is doing the rounds in the election-bound states of Kerala, West Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu and the Union Territory of Puducherry.
Top StoriesDec 29, 2020, 5:38 PM IST
Assam govt to shut madrasa and Sanskrit tols because of this reason
After weeks of speculation and talks about closing down government-run madrasas, the BJP-led Assam government tabled the Bill to close 620 government-run madrasas and 97 tols as they aim at 'better teaching'. The Education and Finance Minister said the government also faces expenditure in crores at present for these religious institutions.
India NewsNov 30, 2020, 12:09 PM IST
Coronavirus: Assam to reopen elementary schools from January 1 in staggered manner, says Himanta Biswa Sarma
Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday said that elementary schools in the state will reopen from January 1, 2021, in a staggered manner. Addressing a presser, the minister said detailed SOPs (Standard Operating Procedure) on the development will soon be released.
IndiaNov 6, 2020, 5:27 PM IST
'Aziz Khan Zindabad' or 'Pakistan Zindabad': You Decide
Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma shares 'Pakistan Zindabad' video from Silchar. AIUDF rubbishes claim, says slogan raised was 'Aziz Khan Zindabad'
IndiaOct 14, 2020, 8:29 AM IST
Assam: Can't teach Quran at Govt cost, there must be uniformity
Assam Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said a notification will be issued in November where by all State-run madrassas will be converted into regular schools and madrassas will be shut down.