Gunotsav III begins 13 districts in State to be covered Jan 3: The third phase of Gunotsav, a quality enhancement initiative for bringing about improvement in learning level of students at elementary level began in the State today. The last phase of the exercise will cover 13 districts – Baksa, Biswanath, Darrang, Dhemaji, Dhubri, Goalpara, Golaghat, Hojai, Karimganj,
Assam Current Affairs – October 2017 India signs $200 mn deal with World Bank for rural transformation in Assam On October 30, 2017, Union Finance Ministry and World Bank signed a loan agreement worth $200 million for the Assam Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project.
Assam Current Affairs – September 2017 Assam govt signs MoU with Google to increase digital literacy Assam government has signed a MoU with Google India Pvt. Ltd. to increase digital literacy and takeInternet connectivity to the remotest part of the north-eastern state. Key Points:
Assam Current Affairs – August 2017 Assam forest dept deploys excavators to evict illegal encroachers from Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary Assam forest department deployed around 10000 security and State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) personnel, 20 elephants and 20 excavators to evict 1400 families that have been encroaching upon Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary on the northeastern fringe of
Assam Current Affairs – June 2017 India Signs Loan Agreement with the World Bank for USD 39.2 Million for the project “Assam Citizen Centric Service Delivery” An agreement for IBRD Credit of USD 39.2 Million from World Bank for the project “Assam Citizen Centric Service Delivery” has been signed on 6th of June.
Assam Current Affairs – May 2017 Centre plans aerotropolis in Assam, seeks 2,000 acres Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha has mentioned that Central Government is planning to build an aerotropolis in Assam and has sought 2,000 acres from the state government for the purpose.
Assam Current Affairs – March 2017 Assam Cabinet Declares Sanskrit as Compulsory Subject upto Class 8 i .In a cabinet meeting on February 28, 2017, the Assam government led by the Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal decided to make Sanskrit a compulsory language for students up to class 8 in the state. ii. Besides, the government
Assam Current Affairs – February 2017 Assam Finance Minister Himanta BiswaSarma Presents Rs 2,350 crore Deficit Budget 2017-18 The Assam Finance Minister Himanta BiswaSarma presented the state Budget for the session 2017-18 on February 7, 2017 in the state assembly.The budget was based on the theme “Resurgent Assam”.