Assam Assembly Elections: Section 144 CrPC to be imposed in Kamrup

In view of the second and final phase of Assam Assembly elections on April 11, prohibitory orders under Section 144 CrPC will be imposed in Kamrup district from 5 pm on Saturday.

Woman, child killed in Assam landslide

A mother and her child were killed in a landslide at Amingaon area of Kamrup (Rural) district of Assam this morning, police said.

Five suspected NDFB(S) militants held in Assam

Five suspected NDFB(S) militants have been caught by security forces in Assam's Kamrup (Rural) district.

Assam to form GoM to study Goalpara, Kamrup floods

Assam government would soon constitute a Group of Ministers (GoM) to study the causes of devastation wrecked by the current wave of floods in Kamrup and Goalpara districts and to suggest suitable and effective measures for mitigating the risk of flooding.

Two killed, two injured in Assam road mishap

Two persons were killed and two others injured when a speeding truck and a car collided in Assam`s Kamrup (Rural) district Tuesday, police said.

Govt trying its best to deal with Assam floods: Tarun Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi assured that the government is trying its level best to deal with the flood situation in the state.

Rabha council polls begins amidst tight security

The first phase of Rabha Hasong Autonomous Council polls began Wednesday amidst tight security.

Bandh affects Kamrup district in Assam

Normal life was disrupted in lower Assam`s Kamrup district today following a 96-hour Rabha-Hasong area bandh from 6 am called by the All Assam Non-Tribal Students Union.

36-hour bandh paralyses life in Kamrup, Goalpara districts

Normal life was paralysed in Assam`s Kamrup and Goalpara districts following a 36-hour bandh by the Non-tribal Coordination Forum.

Girl molested by policeman, mob violence leads to firing

A teenage girl was allegedly molested by a policeman leading to mob violence and police firing in Assam`s Kamrup district on Friday.

Human trafficking racket busted, 5 teenagers rescu

Police on Sunday busted a human trafficking racket today and rescued five teenagers from the Rangia railway station in lower Assam`s Kamrup district when they were about to board a train for New Delhi.

Devastating fire as oil tanker overturns in Assam

A devastating fire broke out after an oil tanker skidded and overturned on NH-31 at Amingaon in Assam`s Kamrup district on Saturday.

Two trampled to death by elephants in Assam

Two persons including a woman were trampled to death by wild elephants in Kamrup and Sonitpur districts of Assam.

Engineering student goes missing from IIT-Guwahati

A final year B Tech student of IIT-Guwahati has been reported missing, official sources said on Sunday.

Curfew relaxed for 3 hours in silk town of Sualkuchi in Assam

The indefinite curfew in the silk town of Sualkuchi in Kamrup (Rural) district will be relaxed for three hours to allow people to buy essential goods even as the Army conducted flag marches.

Army deployed, curfew imposed in Assam`s silk town

Indefinite curfew was clamped after silk weavers observing a 12-hour bandh defied prohibitory orders in Kamrup (Rural) district.

Bangladeshi national apprehended in Assam

A Bangladeshi national was apprehended on Friday from a train in Rangiya Railway Station in Assam`s Kamrup district, police said.

Defeated independent candidate commits suicide in Assam

An independent panchayat candidate allegedly committed suicide on Friday after losing an election in Assam`s Kamrup (Rural) district, police sources said.

Flood-hit people block NH-31 in Assam

Flood affected people in Kamrup district today blocked NH31 demanding distribution of flood relief materials and immediate repair of river embankments.

70 fall ill after consuming `prasad` in Assam

At least 70 persons have fallen ill after consuming `prasad` during a local festival in Assam`s Kamrup Rural district since late last night.