Rockybul Hussain

  • Day after opening, rhino carcass recovered in Kaziranga November 2, 2013

    A day after the Kaziranga National Park was opened for this tourist season, forest guards on Saturday recovered a one-horned rhino's carcass with its horn missing. Park officials said the rhino carcass was spotted during patrolling in Agaratoli range of the forest. The carcass bore bullet injuries and its horn was...
  • Assam: Kaziranga National Park opens for tourists November 1, 2013

    The Kaziranga National Park (KNP), famed for its one-horned rhinos, opened to tourists, on Friday, after it was routinely closed in May last before the onset of monsoons. The Park was opened for four months by Forest Minister Rockybul Hussain, on Friday, with over 120 foreign visitors taking elephant rides and...
  • Curfew relaxed in Assam's silk town, probe to be ordered April 2, 2013

    Guwahati: Life is limping back to normal in Sualkuchi - the silk town of Assam, where seven people including two policemen were injured in a clash between weavers and security forces, the government said on Monday, adding it will order a judicial probe into the incident. The indefinite curfew, which had...
  • Assam riots: Toll reaches 19; fresh clashes on July 23, 2012

    Kokrajhar: Fresh clashes and arson were reported from the Bodoland Territorial Administered Districts (BTAD) where two more bodies were recovered on Monday taking the toll to 19 in the ethic violence. The bodies were recovered from the banks of Gouranga river on Monday morning, police said. People stopped the Delhi-bound Rajdhani Express...