Friday, December 8, 2023

Topic: Assam Elections 2021

Assam polls: Congress guarantees creation of Ministry of Jobs if voted to power

Continuing with its series of "guarantees", the Congress said on Thursday that if the Grand Alliance is voted to power in Assam, it will create a separate ministry for providing jobs to the unemployed youths of Assam.

“Points Akhil Gogoi has said aligns with what BJP is saying”: AIUDF

Hours after Akhil Gogoi, the jailed activist and Raijor Dal chief, singled out Badruddin Ajmal’s All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) as "communal", Aminul Islam, the general secretary of the AIUDF said that the points Gogoi has said aligns with what the BJP is saying.

Assam: Congress says it will not field candidate from where Akhil Gogoi contest

The Assam Congress-led grand alliance is mulling to not field candidate in the constituency from where newly formed party Raijor Dal's president and arrested activist Akhil Gogoi will contest in the upcoming state polls, an Assam local media reported.

BJP deceiving people of Assam: Congress

Reacting to Home Minister Amit Shah’s "flood free Assam" remarks, senior Assam Congress leader and Lok Sabha MP Pradyut Bordoloi accused the BJP government in the state of "deceiving the people" of Assam.

No CAA in Assam if Congress comes to power: Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said that his party will protect every principle of the Assam Accord and will never implement the Citizenship (Amendment) Act or CAA if voted to power in the state.

Assam’s two anti-CAA parties to contest state polls together

Both AJP and RD, the regional parties formed last year, are the offshoots of the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protests that rocked the state in December 2019.