08-09.12.19 Assam (APSC) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Minorities panel to launch helpdesk to quell confusion As part of the outreach to quell confusion, the National Commission for Minorities will operationalise a helpdesk at its headquarters in CGO complex to respond to queries and concerns related to Citizenship (Amendment) Act, concerns over its impact on Nation Register for Citizens process in Assam and the proposed pan-India … Read more

07.12.19 Assam (APSC) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Assam to reveal number of Hindu Bengalis who failed NRC test   State finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma here on Thursday said the government will table district-wise figures of Hindu Bengalis excluded from the final NRC list during the ongoing winter assembly session. The final NRC list, published on August 31, has the names of 19 lakh … Read more

06.12.19 Assam (APSC) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Assam plans shield for its native identity The Assam cabinet  adopted several resolutions to protect the language, identity and land of the indigenous people of the state to allay their fears that the Citizenship (Amendment) Act will put their existence at stake.   The cabinet decided that the government will bring in two bills … Read more

05.12.19 Assam (APSC) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Asom Natya Sanmilan announced the 2019 Asom Natya Sanmilan Awards   The Asom Natya Sanmilan has announced the annual awards of Asom Natya Sanmilan Award-2019 is Nandeswar Saikia Auditorium, Nalbari, Assam. The awards were announced by Dulal Roy, president, and Bipul Chaliha, principal secretary of Asom Natya Sanmilan. The awards will be presented at the 58th conference … Read more

04.12.19 Assam (APSC) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM Assam forms a squad to tackle human-wildlife conflicts in state Aiming to control the human-elephant conflicts, the Assam government launched Anti-Depedration Squads of the state forest department. The squad would be stationed at 15 major human-wildlife conflict districts in order to mitigate the problem and to ensure the safety of both humans and wildlife. … Read more

03.12.19 Assam (APSC) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Assam launched anti Depredation Squads of Forest Department   Assam State government has launched anti Depredation Squads of the Forest Department in the State. The department will deal with human-elephant conflict. It was launched by Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal at a ceremony.   15 Anti Depredation Squads of Forest Department was launched in Assam. It will be … Read more

01-02.12.19 Assam (APSC) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM Nearly 1.6 lakh people are fighting for their cases in Foreigners Tribunals: Assam minister Nearly 1.6 lakh people are fighting for their cases in Foreigners Tribunals to prove their Indian citizenship across Assam, the state Assembly was informed. Assam Parliamentary Affairs minister Chandra Mohan Patowary said in a written reply to a query by AIUDF MLA Rafiqul … Read more

30.11.19 Assam (APSC) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Assam: Soon, a dehumidifier test that will boost turmeric market A dehumidifier-based dehydration technology will soon be tested for the first time in the northeast, in an effort to take Assam turmeric to global markets. Guwahati-based Horticultural Research Station (HRS) under the Assam Agricultural University will conduct the experiment. The introduction of technology … Read more

29.11.19 Assam (APSC) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Assam govt to give Rs 30,000 to every bride for buying gold   From January next year, every bride from families whose annual income is not more than Rs 5 lakh, will receive Rs 30,000 from Assam government in her account, compulsorily for buying gold, but only if the marriage is registered under … Read more

28.11.19 Assam (APSC) Daily Current Affairs

ASSAM   Assam in Niti’s top six best school-education states   Assam has been ranked among the top-six best-performing states by NITI Aayog’s School Education Quality Index (SEQI), but the state has been found to have the least percentage of toilets for girl students in the country.   Daman & Diu, Assam top the category … Read more