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Guwahati begins JE vaccination drive

State health minister Nazrul Islam on Thursday said limited coverage of districts under the Japanese Encephalitis vaccination programme in the last few years has claimed many lives in Assam....

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New caves discovered in Jaintia Hills expedition

Shillong: Several new cave systems were discovered in February this year in Meghalaya during the 'Caving in the abode of the clouds expedition' in the Jaintia Hills. Umkrypong and Lakadong were the focus of the discoveries.

There were 32 cavers from Austria, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Switzerland, US, the UK and the Meghalaya Adventurers'

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NITI Aayog approval to state plan size pending

The state government informed the house on Wednesday that Assam’s plan size for the current financial year is Rs 23,295.83 crore, but the NITI Aayog is yet to give its final approval...

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State begins JE vaccination drive

State health minister Nazrul Islam on Thursday said limited coverage of districts under the Japanese Encephalitis vaccination programme in the last few years has claimed many lives in Assam. He made the comments at the inauguration of the district-wise JE vaccination programme for children and adults here...

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AGP gears up for BTC polls amid prez post row

Guwahati: The AGP is gearing up for the April 8 Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) polls amid differences within the party for the president's post. The party leadership said it will take the support of various social and non-political groups in the region.

The party has declared the names of candidates for five seats out of total 40 constituencies

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