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Assam To Soon Have NCDC Unit In Rani Region, Says Minister Keshab Mahanta

The Assam Government announced National Centre for Disease Control unit at Rani, Kamrup Metropolitan district. On July 22, Assam State Minister Keshab Mahanta confirmed the development, saying land, adjoining the community health centre at Rani in West Guwahati has been selected and directed the officials to complete the necessary formalities. The set-up is a part of the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare's Ayushman Bharat scheme in… read-more

Sat, 23 Jul 2022 - 06:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Ayushman Bharat, Ministry Of Family and Health Welfare, Assam Govt, NCDC centre, Guwahati

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma.

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Assam Govt Orders Probe To Inquire Death & Firing In Darrang

Following the death of two civilians and injury to several others, including policemen, the Assam Government has initiated a judicial probe into the matter. The scuffle between the personnel and the people in the Darrang district Dhalpur area broke out following the police launched an anti-encroachment drive on September 23. Reportedly, people on the spot started pelting stones at the police that led to retaliatory firing for safety. … read-more

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 - 02:28 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Assam Govt, Firing, Darrang, Stone Pelting