Asom Gana Parishad

  • GJM, two members of AGP join BJP 10-03-2014 11:00 AM

    New Delhi: In a day of good news for the Bharatiya Janata Party, two members of the Asom Gana Parishad have joined the party and the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha has formed alliance with it. Former AGP president Chandra Mohan Patowary and former power minister Hiten Goswami joined the BJP on...
  • Tarun Gogoi slams Asom Gana Parishad, BJP over development 09-10-2013 07:51 PM

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Wednesday rejected the claims of the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) that the Congress government was reaping the fruits of development it had sowed when in power. Terming the AGP rule as the darkest chapter in Assam's history, he said several family members of...
  • Assam: AGP sends Rs 500 crore legal notice to Rahul Gandhi 06-06-2013 10:34 AM

    New Delhi: The Asom Gana Parishad has sent a legal notice to Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for a whopping Rs 500 crore. The party says it will sue Rahul for defamation after he alleged that the AGP came to power in Assam with help from insurgents. Assam Chief Minister...
  • AGP to initiate legal action against Rahul Gandhi 01-06-2013 03:32 AM

    Guwahati: Strongly reacting to AICC vice president Rahul Gandhi's purported remarks that Asom Gana Parishad was in power for a term allegedly with the backing of insurgents, AGP on Friday said it would initiate legal action him. "We strongly condemn his comments and are consulting experts for initiating legal action...
  • AGP slams Rahul Gandhi after WikiLeaks revelation 29-05-2013 05:36 AM

    Guwahati: Assam's regional political party Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) on Tuesday slammed Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for his comments on the regional party a few years ago, which were released by WikiLeaks recently. Addressing a press conference at the party headquarters in Guwahati, AGP secretary Durga Das Boro said...
  • Assam polls: Prafulla Kumar Mahanta files papers 25-03-2011 11:42 AM

    Guwahati: Former Chief Minister Prafulla Kumar Mahanta and Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) president Chandra Mohan Patowary were among the 205 candidates who filed nomination for the second phase of Assam assembly election on Thursday, the penultimate day for filing of papers. According to additional chief electoral officer M C Sahu,...
  • BJP, Asom Gana Parishad split in Assam 23-03-2011 07:35 AM

    Guhwati: Asom Gana Parishad and the BJP, one time allies, have parted ways for this time's elections in Assam. But both parties are banking on the same issues of corruption, law and order, and Bangladesh immigrants - so why part ways? AGP President, Chandra Mohan Patowary said, "This time we...
  • AGP promises corruption-free govt 22-03-2011 02:32 PM

    Guwahati: Opposition Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) on Monday released its manifesto for the April Assembly polls in Assam promising a development-oriented and corruption-free government. Releasing the manifesto here, AGP chief Chandra Mohan Patowary said the party was committed to remove corruption from all levels if voted to power. "We are...
  • AGP releases 4th list of candidates for polls 13-03-2011 11:47 AM

    Guwahati: Opposition Asom Gana Parishad on Saturday announced its fourth list of candidates, including the names of four new contestants, for coming Assam assembly elections on April 4 and 11 next. AGP president Chandramohn Patowary announcing the list of 26 hopefuls said he would contest from his old Dharmapur seat....
  • AGP not to issue whip, but will vote against Govt 20-07-2008 12:27 PM

    Ahmedabad: India opener Gautam Gambhir on Sunday flew back to Delhi before commencement of the fourth day's play in the first Test against England following the death of his grandmother. Confirming the development, media manager Vinod Deshpande told PTI that the opener took a flight to Delhi this morning after...
  • ISI agents appointed in Assam: report 06-09-2006 05:23 PM

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