Congress neglected Assam since 1950s: Mahanta

Former Assam Chief Minister Prafulla Kumar Mahanta Tuesday alleged that the Congress had neglected Assam since the 1950s and was responsible for the current problems faced by the state.

Prafulla Mahanta `receives death threats`

Former Assam CM and AGP president Prafulla Kumar Mahanta has received death threats and extortion demand by a person claiming to have done so on behalf of the ULFA-Independent c-in-c Paresh Baruah.

AGP non-commital on alliance with BJP in LS polls

AGP president and former Assam chief minister Prafulla Kumar Mahanta was on Tuesday non-commital over his party`s alliance with BJP in the Lok Sabha polls, saying the party has not given a "thought" to the issue yet.

Rahul Gandhi`s remark on Ordinance childish: AGP

Asom Gana Parishad on Monday termed Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi`s controversial statement denouncing the Ordinance to protect convicted lawmakers as "childish".

Congress govt failing to provide security to peopl

With 5 explosions in week in Assam, including Paltan Bazar, Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) accused the Congress government of failing on all fronts, specially in providing security to the common people.

Gauhati HC grants bail to Bharali

Gauhati High Court has granted bail to Sanghamitra Bharali, who had claimed to have a relationship with former Assam Chief Minister Prafulla Kumar Mahanta, in a disproportionate assets case.

Centre blamed for illegal immigration in Assam

The Asom Gana Parishad demanded immediate steps from the Centre to seal the Indo-Bangladesh border to check unabated illegal immigration.

FDI in multi-brand retail will increase unemployment: AGP

The Asom Gana Parishad said entry of international players in the sector will make lakhs of youths unemployed in states like Assam.

Gogoi govt minister involved in Assam violence: AG

AGP president Prafulla Kumar Mahanta blamed a state minister for the ongoing clashes between Bodos and immigrant Muslims in Assam.

Central intervention needed in Assam: Mahanta

Former Assam chief minister Prafulla Kumar Mahanta and president of opposition Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) on Tuesday demanded the Centre`s intervention to contain the "unprecedented ethnic violence" in the state.

Asom Gana Parishad stir against big dams, price ri

Asom Gana Parishad said it would launch an agitation across Assam on June 12 to protest against construction of big dams, price rise and corruption.

Cong indulging in politics over `secret killings`: Mahanta

Mahanta charged Congress govt of playing politics regarding the issue of the alleged `secret killings` which shook the state between 1998 and 2001.

Prafulla Kumar Mahanta AGP prez after 11 years

Prafulla Kumar Mahanta, Assam`s two-time CM, on Thursday returned as president of Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) after a hiatus of nearly 11 years.

AGP to be an alternative to Congress: Mahanta

AGP president Prafulla Kumar Mahanta, who returned to the post after a gap of 11 years, Thursday said his main aim would be to make the party an alternative to the ruling Congress.

Mahanta to fight Hazarika for AGP top post

Two time Assam CM Prafulla Kumar Mahanta and fire brand MLA Padma Hazarika will vie for AGP`s top post during the organisational polls on April 26.

Mahanta to fight Hazarika for AGP top post

Asom Gana Parishad Chief Minister Prafulla Kumar Mahanta and fire brand MLA Padma Hazarika will vie for party`s top post during organisational polls.

Assam: Prafulla Kumar Mahanta owns no car, has cash balance Rs 11,117

Two time former chief minister
and leader of the opposition in the Assam assembly Prafulla
Kumar Mahanta has no car and has cash balance of only Rs
11,117 in hand.

Mahanta to contest from two seats

Former Assam chief minister
Prafulla Kumar Mahanta will be AGP`s candidate from Samaguri
in addition to his home constituency of Barhampur.

Congress making ULFA cadre killings poll issue, says Mahanta

Charging Tarun Gogoi for being allegedly involved in
the "secret killing", Mahanta, also the leader of the
opposition, demanded that a thorough probe should be ordered
to bring out the truth.

Congress making ULFA cadre killings poll issue, says Mahanta

Former Assam Chief Minister Prafulla Kumar Mahanta accused the Congress-led state government of trying to make the secret killings of ULFA cadres during the erstwhile Asom Gana Parishad regime as an election issue.