The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday took a suo motu cognizance of media reports of three women being tortured in police custody and it issued a notice to Assam chief secretary and the DGP.
The commission has sought a detailed report of the alleged torture of three women …
Citizens Rights Protection Coordination Committee (CRPCC) has opposed the word ‘indigenous’ used in an advertisement circulated by the High-Level Committee for Clause 6 of Assam Accord seeking public opinion.
This comes after the All Assam Bengali Hindu Association (AABHA) raised its voices against the same.
After drawing flak for his recent statement on Hindi language, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday clarified that he had never spoken of imposing Hindi over other regional languages of the country.
Amit Shah said he had suggested that Hindi can be learnt as a second language.
A Railway Protection Force (RPF) jawan was thrashed by public in uniform when he allegedly attempted to rape a woman in a moving train in between Rowta and Mazbat railway station in Assam’s Udalguri district.
The incident took place at around 3:15 pm on Tuesday.
To stop chaos of traffic jam that had arisen due to the construction of an over-bridge in Ganeshguri area of Guwahati, the Assam Transport Department has made some changes of the bus routes in the city.
The new bus route will become operational from Thursday.