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Denied ticket to contest Lok Sabha election, Assam BJP MP Ram Prasad Sarmah quits party

Denied ticket to contest Lok Sabha election, Assam BJP MP Ram Prasad Sarmah quits party

Ram Prasad Sarmah is the BJP MP from Tezpur.

Mar 16, 2019, 13:27 PM IST
Nowgong Lok Sabha constituency

Nowgong Lok Sabha constituency

Nowgong is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 18.

Mar 14, 2019, 12:46 PM IST
Mangaldoi Lok Sabha constituency

Mangaldoi Lok Sabha constituency

Mangaldoi is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 18.

Mar 14, 2019, 12:26 PM IST
Silchar Lok Sabha constituency

Silchar Lok Sabha constituency

Silchar is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 18.

Mar 14, 2019, 12:04 PM IST
Autonomous District Lok Sabha constituency

Autonomous District Lok Sabha constituency

Autonomous District is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 18.

Mar 14, 2019, 11:35 AM IST
Karimganj Lok Sabha constituency

Karimganj Lok Sabha constituency

Karimganj is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 18.

Mar 14, 2019, 11:21 AM IST
Gauhati Lok Sabha constituency

Gauhati Lok Sabha constituency

Gauhati is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 23.

Mar 14, 2019, 10:48 AM IST
Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency

Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency

Barpeta is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 23.

Mar 14, 2019, 10:33 AM IST
Kokrajhar Lok Sabha constituency

Kokrajhar Lok Sabha constituency

Kokrajhar is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 23.

Mar 14, 2019, 10:22 AM IST
Dhubri Lok Sabha constituency

Dhubri Lok Sabha constituency

Dhubri is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 23.

Mar 14, 2019, 10:04 AM IST
Central forces deployed in Assam for NRC process will not be withdrawn for election: Centre tells SC

Central forces deployed in Assam for NRC process will not be withdrawn for election: Centre tells SC

In 2018, ahead of the release of the second and final draft of NRC on July 30, the Centre had sent over 22,000 central paramilitary troops to step up security in Assam and adjoining States.

Mar 13, 2019, 18:25 PM IST
‘This has gone too far, this has become a joke’: SC to Assam government on deportation of illegal migrants

‘This has gone too far, this has become a joke’: SC to Assam government on deportation of illegal migrants

The Supreme Court on Wednesday lambasted the Assam government, stressing that it was non-serious about the issue of deportation of illegal migrants.

Mar 13, 2019, 16:26 PM IST
Ram Madhav in Assam to narrow BJP, AGP differences, stitch alliance

Ram Madhav in Assam to narrow BJP, AGP differences, stitch alliance

While the central BJP leadership is in favour of an alliance with the AGP, the state BJP unit is against it due to differences over the Citizenship Bill.

Mar 12, 2019, 18:38 PM IST
Lakhimpur Lok Sabha constituency

Lakhimpur Lok Sabha constituency

Lakhimpur is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 11.

Mar 11, 2019, 17:41 PM IST
Dibrugarh Lok Sabha constituency

Dibrugarh Lok Sabha constituency

Dibrugarh is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 11.

Mar 11, 2019, 17:02 PM IST
Jorhat Lok Sabha constituency

Jorhat Lok Sabha constituency

Jorhat is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 11.

Mar 11, 2019, 16:12 PM IST
Kaliabor Lok Sabha constituency

Kaliabor Lok Sabha constituency

Kaliabor is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 11.

Mar 11, 2019, 15:50 PM IST
Tezpur Lok Sabha constituency

Tezpur Lok Sabha constituency

Tezpur is one of 14 Lok Sabha constituencies in the north-eastern state of Assam and will cast its vote in the 2019 election on April 11.

Mar 11, 2019, 15:01 PM IST
Death toll in Assam hooch tragedy increases to 136, at least 200 people still hospitalised

Death toll in Assam hooch tragedy increases to 136, at least 200 people still hospitalised

Police have, so far, arrested ten people in connection with the incident.  

Feb 24, 2019, 18:40 PM IST
Death toll in Assam hooch tragedy mounts to 110; state govt announces compensation

Death toll in Assam hooch tragedy mounts to 110; state govt announces compensation

The state government has announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh each to the families of the deceased while the affected ones will get Rs 50,000 each.

Feb 23, 2019, 18:49 PM IST