Sarbananda Sonowal

Interest of indigenous Assamese will be safeguarded at any cost: Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal

Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal remarked that he is also "son of this soil and will not compromise with the interest of indigenous people" at any cost.

Jan 02, 2020, 09:10 AM IST

Anti-CAA protests: Curfew to be imposed in Assam's Tinsukia after reports of fresh tension

Restrictions were imposed in view of the ongoing anti-CAA protests in several parts of the district.

Dec 22, 2019, 21:37 PM IST

Citizenship Act protests: Curfew relaxed till 1 pm in Assam's Dibrugarh, Guwahati; AASU calls for hunger strike

The development comes a day after the authorities decided to extend the 24-hour curfew to 48-hour in Dibrugarh.

Dec 13, 2019, 10:10 AM IST

President approves Citizenship amendment bill

President approves Citizenship amendment bill now it becomes act.

Dec 13, 2019, 09:24 AM IST

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Oct 23, 2019, 08:38 AM IST

Morning Breaking: No Assam government jobs for people with more than 2 children

The Assam Cabinet decided that from 2021, it will not give government jobs to people having more than two children.

Oct 23, 2019, 07:32 AM IST

Live updates: Assam final NRC list released; 3,11,21,004 persons included, 19,06,657 excluded

The government of Assam has published the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) list on Saturday amid tight security arrangements across the state. The final NRC list can be checked at or

Aug 31, 2019, 09:24 AM IST

First NRC list to be released today, high alert in Assam; CM Sarbananda Sonowal appeals for calm

Ahead of the release of first NRC list, Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal has called upon the people of the state to maintain peace and tranquillity.

Aug 31, 2019, 07:27 AM IST

Three dead, over 3 lakh affected in Assam floods, Army roped in for rescue operation

The water level of major rivers like the Brahmaputra, Dikhow, Dhansiri, Jia Bharali, Puthimari and Beki are above the danger mark. 

Jul 11, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

Assam clashes: CM Sarbananda Sonowal orders probe; prohibitory orders issued in Hailakandi

The clashes broke out between two groups during the afternoon prayers outside a mosque in Marwaripatti of the district.

May 10, 2019, 21:48 PM IST

Assam hooch tragedy: Death toll reaches 70; probe ordered, 2 excise officials suspended

Two excise officials have been suspended and a probe has been launched into the matter. 

Feb 23, 2019, 12:36 PM IST

Watch Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 16th February, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary, 16th February 2019. This segment of DNA brings to you analysis of top news of the day.

Feb 16, 2019, 23:50 PM IST

DNA: Slogans of 'Veer Jawan Amar Rahe' raised at Assam

To pay tribute to the martyr from Assam, Sarbananda Sonowal reached Guwahati airport. Indian army raised slogans of 'Veer Jawan Amar Rahe'.

Feb 16, 2019, 22:44 PM IST

Unnecessary disturbance being created over Citizenship bill: Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal

"It is not right to unnecessarily create social disturbance... Polls will come and go, but we (Assam govt) will not harm the indigenous people," he said.

Feb 01, 2019, 21:08 PM IST

Congress to support Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal for new government if he quits BJP over Citizenship Bill

The current 14th Assembly has 61 BJP, 25 Congress, 14 Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), 13 AIUDF, 12 Bodoland Peoples Front (BPF) and one independent MLA.

Jan 12, 2019, 23:56 PM IST

BJP surges in Assam panchayat polls, CM Sarbananda Sonowal thanks voters

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal thanked the people for taking part in the election in large numbers and voting for "development and good governance".

Dec 15, 2018, 00:40 AM IST

Rajnath, Sonowal review Assam situation after protests over Citizenship Amendment Bill

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and top officials Tuesday night reviewed the situation in Assam in the wake of strong protests against the Citizenship Amendment Bill in the state, sources said.

Nov 28, 2018, 00:00 AM IST

'Only 3.5 lakh out of 40 lakh so far apply for inclusion in NRC'

The Supreme Court has also finalised a set of standard operating procedure (SOP) for disposal of claims and objections in the updation of the NRC.

Nov 18, 2018, 15:09 PM IST

Government taken initiatives to solve problems of tea tribe Communities: Sonowal

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday asserted that his government has initiated several initiatives for the tea tribe communities to solve their various problems to some extent.

Nov 10, 2018, 23:57 PM IST

Those responsible for violence will not go scot-free: Assam CM

Condemning the killing of innocent people and terming it as an act of cowardice, Sonowal said the state police have been directed to nab the culprits involved in the incident.

Nov 03, 2018, 00:42 AM IST