Monday, February 6, 2023

Dibrugarh district

Hailstorm hits Assam; hundreds of houses damaged

A severe hailstorm hit several places of Dibrugarh district of Assam damaging over 200 houses across villages, officials said on Tuesday.No report of any casualty has been received.A senior official of the Dibrugarh district administration told PTI that the...

1 killed in blast in Assam’s Dibrugarh

A 25-year-old man was killed on Tuesday in a blast in his outhouse in the Dibrugarh district of Assam, police said.Dibrugarh’s Additional Superintendent of Police Bitul Chetia said the man, identified as Rituraj Mech, was killed in a suspected...

River cruise service between UP and Assam next year: Sonowal

India’s “longest river cruise service” will begin early next year between Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh and Bogibeel in Assam, traversing a distance of more than 4,000 km, Union minister Sarbananda Sonowal has said.The route will connect rivers Ganga and...