In a blow to Meghalaya's ruling National People's Party (NPP), the opposition Congress emerged as the single-largest party in the 29-member Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) on Thursday, winning 12 of its seats while the Chief Minister Conrad Sangma-led party won 11.
Assam Govt to take decision on SEBA HSLC exam schedule soon after Rongali Bihu celebrations. This year a record-breaking number of candidates applied for HSLC and AHM exams with 4,39,379 candidates registered to appear in 2021.
5 lakh vaccine doses in Assam's stock, will get another 1 lakh Covaxin dose will arrive in a day or two. State has 3 lakh doses of Serum Institute of India's Covishield vaccine and 2 lakh doses of homegrown vaccine - Bharat Biotech's Covaxin in stock.
Assam is 18th worst COVID-19 affected state in India: Union Health Ministry. Number of total COVID-19 cases in Assam stands at 2,21, 868. Recovery rate as on April 15 is 97%. Number of deaths recorded was 1,122. As on today 4,547 total number of active cases in Assam.
Student acting as police officer arrested by Assam police. Fake police officer Kuljit Baishya, a college student resident of Azara Guwahati, was roaming around in a Royal Enfield Bullet(AS-01 EL- 7523). On-duty police officer suspected him to be a fake police man, and arrested.