Akhil Gogoi

KMSS takes up environment protection, biodiversity initiatives

The Krishak Mukti Sangram Samity (KMSS) known for its agitations, RTIs and demonstrations for protection of farmers rights, has taken up protection of the environment and biodiversity from today, said its leader Akhil Gogoi here.

Oct 14, 2015, 19:31 PM IST

Police registers case against Akhil Gogoi

Guwahati Police Tuesday registered an FIR against peasant leader Akhil Gogoi for making "objectionable remarks" which had "created conflict between two communities.

Jul 07, 2015, 22:07 PM IST

Assam CM accuses activist Akhil Gogoi of accepting donations

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Wednesday alleged that Akhil Gogoi-led Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) had taken donations from rich and corporates, which was denied and challenged by the RTI activist.

Mar 18, 2015, 15:49 PM IST

Akhil Gogoi's KMSS to float new political party to fight polls

RTI activist Akhil Gogoi on Wednesday announced to launch an independent political party through his peasants organisation Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) to fight 2016 Assembly polls in Assam.

Mar 18, 2015, 14:07 PM IST

CM dares AGP, BJP, KMSS to prove his involvement in scam

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday dared the Opposition AGP and BJP as well as KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi to furnish proofs about his alleged involvement in the chit-fund scam in the state.

Aug 30, 2014, 19:06 PM IST

KMSS has link with Maoists: Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday alleged that the Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti, a farmers` organisation led by RTI activist Akhil Gogoi, had link with Maoist militants in the state.

Feb 05, 2014, 16:33 PM IST

Police lathicharge KMSS protesters in Assam

Police on Tuesday resorted to a lathicharge and took recourse to teargas shells and water cannons to prevent a large crowd of protesters from assembling at Dispur under the leadership of RTI activist Akhil Gogoi.

Oct 01, 2013, 18:43 PM IST

Anna Hazare forms new team, says the movement is on

Almost two months after disbanding the previous ‘Team Anna’, Anna Hazare on Saturday introduced a new, revived team of activists to the nation.

Nov 10, 2012, 08:43 AM IST

Akhil opposes Team Anna`s decision to join politics

Team Anna member and peasant leader Akhil Gogoi said, "Otherwise, the Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti will have to take an independent stand".

Aug 04, 2012, 20:57 PM IST

`Guwahati incident part of a greater conspiracy`

Akhil Gogoi on Tuesday claimed that the molestation incident may have been part of a greater conspiracy to tarnish the image of CM Tarun Gogoi.

Jul 17, 2012, 19:18 PM IST

Guwahati shame: TV journo`s role unethical, says CM

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday said the role of the local news channel journalist was "unethical".

Jul 16, 2012, 14:30 PM IST

Guwahati molestation: KMSS demands action against TV channel

Team Anna member Akhil Gogoi-led Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti on Sunday demanded action against a city-based private channel which aired the video of the molestation of the girl on July 9.

Jul 15, 2012, 15:21 PM IST

Guwahati molestation case: KMSS demands action against TV channel

Akhil Gogoi-led Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti on Sunday demanded action against a city-based private channel which aired the video of the molestation.

Jul 15, 2012, 15:01 PM IST

Akhil Gogoi discharged from hospital

Team Anna member Akhil Gogoi was discharged on Monday from hospital, where he had been admitted after being allegedly attacked by miscreants on Friday, while he claimed that he had been forcibly evicted from there.

Jul 09, 2012, 21:41 PM IST

Cong workers` attack on Gogoi can`t be tolerated: Kejriwal

Tarun Gogoi had gone to the Dharmapur area to take stock of the flood situation. He was allegedly attacked with sticks and sharp weapons, and suffered head injuries.

Jul 07, 2012, 13:09 PM IST

Cong councillor arrested for attack on Akhil Gogoi

A Congress councillor was arrested in connection with the attack on RTI activist and Team Anna member Akhil Gogoi while search was on for five others allegedly involved in the assault.

Jul 07, 2012, 11:35 AM IST

Team Anna member Akhil Gogoi attacked, critical

RTI activist and Team Anna member Akhil Gogoi was attacked and critically injured by suspected youth Congress activists in Assam`s Nalbari district.

Jul 07, 2012, 09:13 AM IST

Akhil ends fast; vows to strengthen anti-dam movement

Gogoi launched his fast-unto-death May 19 to protest building of dams in the northeastern region.

May 29, 2012, 00:39 AM IST

In 4th day of hunger strike, Akhil Gogoi serious

Akhil Gogoi, whose indefinite hunger strike entered its fourth day on Tuesday, turned serious and doctors have advised immediate hospitalisation.

May 22, 2012, 18:43 PM IST

Team Anna support to anti-dam protests in Assam

Team Anna came out in support of anti-dam protests in Assam led by one of its members Akhil Gogoi.

May 21, 2012, 21:22 PM IST