AASU takes out rally in Assam against Citizenship Amendment Bill
Friday, November 22, 2019, 8:21 AM
The All Assam Students' Union (AASU) and 30 other indigenous organisations on Thursday evening took out torchlight processions across Assam in protest against the proposed Citizenship (Amendment) Bill. In Guwahati, hundreds of AASU and other indigenous organisations workers, supporters took part in the protest processions and shouted slogans against the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Union government and demanded to scrap the bill.
Assam Accord Signatory and AGP co-founder Biraj Kumar Sarma dies at 70
Thursday, January 17, 2019, 8:24 PM
Biraj Kumar Sarma one of signatories of the historic Assam Accord of 1985, AGP co-founder and former minister died on Tuesday at a private hospital here, his family and party sources said. Sarma died around 2.30 am in hospital where he was admitted on January 6 for protracted illness, hospital sources said. He was the general secretary of the party and later its vice-president.