Gamocha Mela at Mangaldai helps traditional weavers do good business

Gamochas worth Rs 4 lakhs were sold a specially organized ‘Gamocha Mela’ in Mangaldai this Bihu. The weavers of the area participated in the handloom and textiles department sponsored 7-day event at Mangaldai’s ‘Bor Pukhuri Par’ on the eve of Rongali Bihu. The weavers received a very good response from the buyers as they were […]

BTC will always remain a part of Assam, says Hagrama Mohilary

Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) chief and president of Bodoland People’s Front (BPF) Hagrama Mohilary on April 9 said that the BTC will always remain within Assam. “The BTC is within the state of Assam, an integral part of Assam and shall always remain within Assam. The overall development of the state will be complete only […]

Governor visits Mangaldai, asks youths to focus in agriculture

Assam governor Jagdish Mukhi on Wednesday visited Mangaldai and urged the youths to explore the agriculture sector. “Unemployment problem is the root cause of the growing insurgency in Assam as well as in the northeastern region. However, the previous governments had laid more stress on security related aspects rather than finding a solution to it. […]