Politics of Assam: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
The armies of India and Myanmar carrys out a 3-week-long coordinated operation
Published: June 18, 2019
The armies of India and Myanmar carried out a 3-week-long coordinated operation, named ‘Operation Sunrise 2’, from May 16 in their respective border areas & targeted several militant groups operating in Manipur, Nagaland and Assam. As part of the operation, the armies coordinated with each other to bust camps of militant outfits, including the Kamtapur ..
Topics: Assam • Kaladan Multi-Modal Transit Transport Project • Kaladan River • National Democratic Front of Boroland • National liberation movements • National Socialist Council of Nagaland • Politics of Assam • Sittwe • States and union territories of India • Terrorism in Assam • Terrorism in India • United Liberation Front of Assam
Dineshwar Sharma appointed as Government of India (GoI) representative to hold sustained dialogue on Jammu and Kashmir (J&K)
Published: October 23, 2017
Former IB Chief Dineshwar Sharma, a 1976 batch Kerala cadre IPS officer, has been appointed as the Government of India (GoI) special representative to hold sustained dialogue on Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) with all stakeholders. He will hold the position of a Cabinet Secretary. As an interlocutor, he will hold peace talks with Assam’s insurgent ..
Topics: Assam • Assamese nationalism • Dineshwar Sharma • Director of the Intelligence Bureau • Intelligence Bureau • Interlocutor • Law enforcement in India • Politics of Assam • States and union territories of India • Terrorism in Assam • ULFA • United Liberation Front of Assam
Assam: Agreement signed among Centre, Assam and UPDS
Published: January 9, 2012
A tripartite Memorandum of Settlement (MoS) was signed among the Centre, Assam Government and United People’s Democratic Solidarity (UPDS). The MoS provides for enhanced autonomy for Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council in Assam and also a special package for speedier socio-economic and educational development of the area for which the Council has been set up. The ..
Topics: Assam • Autonomous regions of India • Northeast India • Politics of Assam • States and union territories of India • Subdivisions of India • Terrorism in Assam • United People's Democratic Solidarity
Current Affairs : December 14, 2011
Published: December 14, 2011
NTPC inks pact worth Rs 43 cr with EGCB, Bangladesh NTPC Ltd, country s largest state-owned power generator, signed a Contract Agreement worth Rs 43 crore with Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh Ltd (EGCB) for providing Operation and Maintenance Services (OMS) to 2×120 MW Gas based Siddhirganj power plant, Dhaka. This is the largest single ..
Topics: Aircraft • Assam • Assamese nationalism • Aviation • Canard aircraft • Indian Air Force • Politics of Assam • Siddhirganj • Sukhoi Su-30 • Sukhoi Su-30MKI • Terrorism in Assam • United Liberation Front of Assam
Tripartite Agreement signed between Government and ULFA to suspend operation in Assam
Published: November 5, 2011
With an objective to bring peace in the north-eastern state of Assam, a tripartite agreement for Suspension of Operations against United Liberation Front of Assam(ULFA), was signed in New Delhi. The agreement was signed among the representatives of Central and Assam Governments and ULFA leaders. It agreed that the outfit will not carry out any ..
Topics: Assam • Assamese nationalism • Insurgency in Northeast India • National liberation movements • Northeast India • Paresh Baruah • Politics of Assam • Sivasagar • States and union territories of India • Terrorism in Assam • ULFA • United Liberation Front of Assam