Dhemaji

  • Assam to observe Mourning Day on August 16 13-08-2013 05:11 PM

    Assam would observe 'State Mourning Day' on August 16 in memory of the innocent people, including children killed in bomb blasts on Independence Day in 2004 at Dhemaji. Official sources said the day would be observed in all districts and sub-divisional headquarters like in the previous years and the national...
  • 1.2 lakh people affected in Assam floods 12-07-2013 11:27 AM

    Guwahati: Floods continue to wreak havoc in Assam where 1.2 lakh people have been affected affected as surging water from overflowing rivers submerge 27 more villages, according to Assam State Disaster Management Authority(ASDMA). About 500 families were badly affected in Majuli, a large river island in the Brahmaputra river. Across...
  • Assam floods: Morigaon, Dhemaji worst affected areas 07-07-2013 09:37 AM

    New Delhi: After Uttarakhand, floods is creating havoc in Assam with over one lakh people across the state and farmlands in 10 districts badly hit by it. Morigaon and Dhemaji are the worst affected areas. Officials said that the Brahmaputra and its tributaries are flowing above the danger mark in...
  • Flood situation worsens in Assam as 43 more villages submerge 30-06-2013 08:17 PM

    Guwahati: Flood situation in Assam worsened on Sunday with 43 more villages in three districts getting submerged, while water entered the Kaziranga National Park where an antelope was killed, officials said. About 65,000 people of 170 villages in seven districts - Dhemaji, Tinsukia, Golaghat, Jorhat, Kamrup, Karimganj and Lakhimpur -...
  • Two lakh affected in Assam flood 17-07-2011 07:21 PM

    Guwahati: Nearly two lakh persons have been affected by the first wave of flood which has hit Assam's twin districts of Lakhimpur and Dhemaji. Four people have so far lost their lives in the flood that has inundated nearly 200 villages in the worst affected Jonai sub division, official sources...
  • Powerful blast in Assam kills one, injures 20 16-03-2008 11:54 AM

    New Delhi: Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram feels the upcoming Test series against West Indies will help India regain confidence and finalise a settled squad for the more challenging Australia tour next month. India take on the Caribbean side in the first of the three Tests from Sunday in Delhi...