Assam Polls

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Debabrata Saikia: Assam Cong has a leadership pool and party will decide on the CM's post

Guwahati, April 16: Former leader of opposition in Assam Assembly Debabrata Saikia is the son of former Assam chief minister Hiteshwar Saikia, who was instrumental in the signing of the Assam Accord. Saikia is one of the frontrunners for the top post of Chief Minister in case the Congress comes

AGP confident of NDA retaining power

The Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) is planning to bring in young blood and to strengthen its students’ wing in the days to come.

BPF candidates shifted from Assam to foil 'horse trading'

Guwahati, April 12: After the AIUDF shifted its candidates to Rajasthan, another ally of Congress-led Mahajot (grand alliance) in Assam, Bodoland People's Front (BPF), has temporarily taken its candidates to a foreign country, party sources said here on Monday. Veteran BPF leader and former Social Welfare Minister Pramila Rani Brahma,

Assam polls: Anchalik Gana Morcha urges EC to videograph counting process

Guwahati, April 11: The Anchalik Gana Morcha (AGM), a constituent of the opposition Congress-led 'Mahajoot' in Assam, on Sunday urged the Election Commission to videograph the May 2 counting of the assembly elections in the state. In a letter to the EC, AGM president and Rajya Sabha member Ajit Kumar

A week after polls, officials collecting ballots trigger curiosity in Cachar

STAFF CORRESPONDENT Silchar, March 9: In a strange development, a week after second phase of Assembly election were held, an incident of officials bearing identification cards from the Election Commission of India were seen collecting ballots from various places in the city has triggered curiosity among masses. Mysteriously, on Thursday

Tribune reporter bags Assam Assembly award

Pranjal Bhuyan, staff reporter of The Assam Tribune, has bagged the Best Reporting of Assembly Proceeding Award, 2020-2021.

Congress demands CCTV feed from strong rooms for candidates

Guwahati, April 7: The Congress on Wednesday demanded that CCTV feed from strong rooms across Assam be made available to candidates, the state Congress chief said. Assam Congress president Ripun Bora has written a letter to the state Chief Electoral Officer Nitin Khade seeking access to CCTV feeds from strong