Dima Hasao

Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal pitches for all-weather roads in inter-state border

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday pitched for all-weather roads adjoining the hilly terrains of Assam with neighbouring states.

Aug 28, 2017, 19:55 PM IST

Villagers build 6-km road on their own in Assam's Dima Hasao

Failing to get any response from the government after repeated requests, villagers of Boro Robi in Dima Hasao district of Assam have constructed a 6-km road on their own, connecting their isolated village to the world.

Dec 22, 2016, 14:09 PM IST
Bodos, ex-militants hail Modi govt for giving ST status to Bodo-Kacharis in Assam's hill districts

Bodos, ex-militants hail Modi govt for giving ST status to Bodo-Kacharis in Assam's hill districts

President of ex-BLT Welfare Society Jana Mohan Mashahary also thanked the new coalition government in Assam for promptly announcing to implement the Centre's decision.

May 27, 2016, 06:02 AM IST

Three hardcore DHD militants killed in encounter in Assam

Three hardcore militants, including the Chairman-cum-Commander-in-Chief, of the Dima Halam Daoga (Action group) were killed in an encounter with security forces on Thursday in Assam's Dima Hasao district, police said.

Sep 10, 2015, 16:11 PM IST

NCC drive in Assam district

To increase the number of NCC cadets in Dima Hasao hill district of Assam, an enrolment initiative was undertaken here by the Assam Rifles with active participation of the North Cachar Hill Autonomous Council and school authorities.

Jun 22, 2015, 13:09 PM IST

48-hour bandh paralyses life in Assam's Dima Hasao

Normal life was paralysed in Assam's Dima Hasao district in the wake of a 48-hour bandh beginning on Friday.

Jan 16, 2015, 15:14 PM IST

Broad gauge rail line opened in Assam's Dima Hasao district

 Using the newly constructed broad gauge track in central Assam's Dima Hasao district for the first time, a goods train arrived at New Haflong station today.

Jan 12, 2015, 23:30 PM IST

Railways urged to protect century-old Dima Hasao train track as heritage

Various organisations in Assam's Hill district of Dima Hasao have urged railway authorities to protect the century-old meter gauge train track between Mahur and Harangajao as a national heritage site.

Nov 08, 2014, 19:46 PM IST

Explosives recovered from train in Assam

A huge quantity of explosives were recovered from a train at Lower Haflong Railway station in Assam's Dima Hasao district on Thursday.

Sep 04, 2014, 18:13 PM IST

No trace of Andhra resident kidnapped from Assam

Despite search operations by the police and Army, there was still no trace of an Andhra resident who was allegedly kidnapped from Dima Hasao district, police said on Sunday.

Jun 22, 2014, 20:43 PM IST

Bandh paralyses normal life in Dima Hasao, Assam

Normal life was paralysed in Haflong and some other parts of Dima Hasao district on Friday following a 24-hour-bandh called by North Cachar Hills Indigenous Student Forum (NCHISF) and North Cachar Hills Indigenous Women Forum (NCHIWF).

May 23, 2014, 18:32 PM IST

Bomb kills two in Assam

Two people were killed when a bomb exploded in a car in Assam`s Dima Hasao district, police said Friday.

Jan 24, 2014, 14:12 PM IST

Goods train derailed in Assam

An empty wagon rake and two engines of a goods train got derailed in Assam`s Dima Hasao district Monday, a railway official said. There were no casualties.

Aug 06, 2013, 00:01 AM IST

Businessman shot dead in Dima Hasao district

A businessman was shot dead by unidentified gunmen at Mahur market in Assam`s Dima Hasao district, the police said today.

May 30, 2013, 14:00 PM IST

Businessman shot dead in Assam

A businessman was shot dead by unidentified gunmen at Mahur market in Assam`s Dima Hasao district, the police said on Thursday.

May 30, 2013, 13:59 PM IST

80 per cent voting in NC Hills Autonomous Council polls

Over 80 per cent votes were cast in the 11th N C Hills Autonomous Council election in Assam`s Dima Hasao district which was held peacefully amidst tight security.

May 20, 2013, 21:06 PM IST

Grenade recovered in Haflong

A live grenade was recovered in Dima Hasao district headquarters town of Haflong in central Assam friday.

Oct 05, 2012, 16:16 PM IST

Curfew continue in Dima Hasao for fifth day

Indefinite curfew continued for the fifth day in Dima Hasao hill district of Assam with no reports of any fresh incidents of violence.

Oct 02, 2012, 19:48 PM IST

Indefinite curfew in Dima Hasao district in Assam

There were reports of clashes among police and bandh supporters in various parts of Haflong hill town which is the district headquarter of Dima Hasao district.

Sep 28, 2012, 17:54 PM IST

One killed in Dima Hasao blast in Assam

One person was killed in a powerful bomb blast at Donganraji in central Assam`s Dima Hasao district early Tuesday morning, police sources said.

Sep 25, 2012, 10:22 AM IST