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Assam Elections 2021May 2, 2021, 12:40 PM IST
Assam Election Results 2021: BJP will form govt, says Sarbananda Sonowal; NDA crosses majority mark
The voting for Assam Assembly elections held in three phases was concluded on April 6 with an impressive turnout of 82.04%.
ElectionsApr 29, 2021, 9:34 PM IST
Exit Poll Results 2021: BJP set to retain power in Assam, say poll pundits
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is set to retain power in Assam, exit polls predicted on Thursday.
ElectionsApr 7, 2021, 2:02 PM IST
EXCLUSIVE: 'Assam does not need a weak CM who is remote-controlled'
"People are extremely disappointed by the leadership of the current chief minister," Congress leader and two-term parliamentarian Gaurav Gogoi tells Asianet Newsable in an exclusive interview.
ElectionsApr 6, 2021, 11:46 AM IST
Voting amid pandemic: Here's how Election Commission pulled it off
The Election Commission had made elaborate arrangements to ensure the smooth progress of voting in 4 states and the Union Territory of Puducherry with adequate emphasis on maintaining Covid-appropriate behaviour. Let's take a look.
ElectionsApr 6, 2021, 10:19 AM IST
Infected with Covid-19, but want to vote? Here's how
According to Election Commission guidelines, COVID-19-positive patients can go to the polling booth to vote between 6 pm and 7 pm, provided they have not applied for a postal ballot.
ElectionsMar 19, 2021, 8:30 AM IST
Assembly Elections 2021 Live Updates: Mamata vows to avenge bullets with ballot
Join Asianet Newsable's relentless coverage of the assembly elections in West Bengal, Assam, Kerala and Tamil Nadu, and in the Union Territory of Puducherry
IndiaOct 7, 2020, 12:53 PM IST
West Bengal Police arrest ex-DIG of Assam over police recruitment scam
Former Assam Police DIG Prasanta Kumar Dutta was arrested by the West Bengal Police for leaking question papers in the 2011 Assam Police recruitment test. He was arrested from the India-Nepal border on October 6. Following the directions of Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, the CID, and the Crime Branch of Assam Police have been probing the exam paper leak case.
IndiaJul 19, 2020, 3:36 PM IST
PM Modi reviews Assam flood situation with CM, assures all support to state
"Expressing his concern & solidarity with the people, the PM assured all support to the state," Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal said
May 24, 2016, 1:20 PM IST
Assam CM Sonowal's steady rise to the top
From student politics to joining AGP, then switching to BJP and becoming Union Minister, the new Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal's political journey to the top has been a steady climb marked by twists and turns
May 21, 2016, 12:42 PM IST
Will seal border with Bangladesh in two years: Sonowal
"We want that the Bangladesh borders be completely sealed so that there is zero infiltration from across the border," says Sonowal
May 19, 2016, 10:16 AM IST
Single and powerful in Assam
Clarity and the projection of a chief ministerial candidate who was a student leader and a local tribal face with credentials worked well for the BJP in Assam, writes Kishalay Bhattacharjee
May 17, 2016, 3:53 AM IST
BJP rules out alliance with Ajmal's AIUDF in Assam
The statement by BJP's chief ministerial candidate comes after exit polls showed that BJP is going to do well in recently held state polls in Assam