Kokrajhar

5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Assam's Kokrajhar

5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Assam's Kokrajhar

The quake stroke the area at around 6.44 am.

Jan 20, 2018, 08:09 AM IST
Assam: Terrorist killed in joint operation by Army and Police, ammunition recovered

Assam: Terrorist killed in joint operation by Army and Police, ammunition recovered

The area has been cordoned off and combing operations have been launched.

Jul 25, 2017, 08:24 AM IST
Assam: 40 quintal tobacco, 800 kg of Ganja destroyed in Kokrajhar

Assam: 40 quintal tobacco, 800 kg of Ganja destroyed in Kokrajhar

On the order of the Supreme Court, the Kokrajhar Police with the permission of the Kokrajhar High Court on Tuesday burnt and destroyed at least 40 quintal tobacco, 800 kg of Ganja, 1,400 bottles of phensedyl and 465 kg of intoxicants in premises of former MLA Pradip Kumar Bramhho.

May 16, 2017, 19:55 PM IST
Two hardcore NDFB(S) militants neutralised in Assam's Kokrajhar

Two hardcore NDFB(S) militants neutralised in Assam's Kokrajhar

Two hardcore National Democratic Front of Bodoland NDFB(S) militants were killed in a joint operation of the Indian Army and Assam Police on Saturday.

Dec 10, 2016, 11:41 AM IST

Sonowal visits Kokrajhar, appeals for 75 CAPF battallions

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday reviewed the situation in Kokrajhar district and urged the Centre to deploy 75 companies of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF), which were withdrawn from the state after the April assembly elections.

Aug 07, 2016, 21:53 PM IST
Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal visits attack site in Kokrajhar

Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal visits attack site in Kokrajhar

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday visited the Friday attack site here and said strong action would be taken against the perpetrators who killed 14 civilians.

Aug 07, 2016, 15:18 PM IST
NDFB(S) directly involved in Kokrajhar attack: Assam CM Sarbananda ​Sonowal

NDFB(S) directly involved in Kokrajhar attack: Assam CM Sarbananda ​Sonowal

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday said militant group NDFB(S) had direct involvement in yesterday's attack in Kokrajhar district that claimed 14 lives.

Aug 06, 2016, 22:20 PM IST
NIA team visits Kokrajhar attack site in Assam; CM meets injured

NIA team visits Kokrajhar attack site in Assam; CM meets injured

A day after 14 people were killed in a militant attack at a market in Assam's Kokrajhar, a team of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) visited the attack site to take stock of the situation.

Aug 06, 2016, 12:31 PM IST
Assam terror attack: CM Sonowal to visit Kokrajhar today

Assam terror attack: CM Sonowal to visit Kokrajhar today

Assam Chief Minister Sarbanand Sonowal will visit Kokrajhar on Saturday to take stock of the situation arising out of Friday`s terror attack which claimed 13 lives.

Aug 06, 2016, 10:01 AM IST
Assam attack: NDFB(S) militants kill 14 in Kokrajhar; 1 attacker neutralised

Assam attack: NDFB(S) militants kill 14 in Kokrajhar; 1 attacker neutralised

The Central Reserve Police Force, Assam Police, and other Paramilitary forces are conducting a joint combing operation to neutralise the remaining extremists responsible for Kokrajhar attack.

Aug 05, 2016, 23:42 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi saddened by Assam killings

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said he was saddened by the death of 14 people at the hands of terrorists in Assam.

Aug 05, 2016, 17:23 PM IST
Assam's Kokrajhar rocked by terror attack; Sonowal assures of strict action against extremists, at least 14 dead

Assam's Kokrajhar rocked by terror attack; Sonowal assures of strict action against extremists, at least 14 dead

As Kokrajhar district in Assam was rocked by a terrorist attack on Friday, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal assured of strict action against the extremists.

Aug 05, 2016, 15:38 PM IST
Assam attack: 14 civilians killed in Kokrajhar shootout; PM Modi, Rajnath Singh condemn

Assam attack: 14 civilians killed in Kokrajhar shootout; PM Modi, Rajnath Singh condemn

While no terror group has claimed responsibility, reports said the attack in Kokrajhar was carried out by members of the NDFB(S).

Aug 05, 2016, 14:17 PM IST

Two NDFB militants killed in Assam's Kokrajhar

Security forces killed two NDFB militants in Assam`s Kokrajhar district.

Jul 25, 2016, 13:37 PM IST
Three top NDFB(S) terrorists gunned down in Assam's Kokrajhar

Three top NDFB(S) terrorists gunned down in Assam's Kokrajhar

In a series of joint operations, the Army and Assam Police on Sunday gunned down three top NDFB(S) militants in Kokrajhar district.

Jul 17, 2016, 12:38 PM IST
Major success! Army busts new terror outfit 'Helem Tiger Force' in Assam's Kokrajhar

Major success! Army busts new terror outfit 'Helem Tiger Force' in Assam's Kokrajhar

In a major success for the Indian Army in conjunction with Assam Police, a new terrorist outfit named 'Helem Tiger Force' was busted in a sustained operation over the last few days.

Jun 29, 2016, 21:13 PM IST
PM Modi sounds poll bugle; 5 reasons why BJP may score big in Assam elections

PM Modi sounds poll bugle; 5 reasons why BJP may score big in Assam elections

With an aim to boost BJP's prospects in the upcoming Assam Assembly elections, PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday launched BJP's election campaign from Kokrajhar by announcing a slew of initiatives, including tribal status to two communities.

Jan 20, 2016, 23:05 PM IST
Grenade blast in Assam's Karbi Anglong, one dead, four injured

Grenade blast in Assam's Karbi Anglong, one dead, four injured

The blast comes on the same day as Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off BJP’s election campaign in Assam.

Jan 19, 2016, 18:09 PM IST

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Jan 19, 2016, 11:04 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation of IIIT Guwahati today

PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation of IIIT Guwahati today

Indian Institute of Information Technology Guwahati (IIITG) is located at Sontola Gaon.

Jan 19, 2016, 09:07 AM IST