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There have been no reported cases of Covid-19 infection yet from the relief camps, which are usually located in government educational institutions and temporary structures.
Updated on Jul 19, 2020 03:46 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati |Utpal Parashar | Edited by Meenakshi Ray
According to an order issued by Golaghat District Magistrate Bibhash Chandra Modi, the “total lockdown” will remain in force till 7 pm of July 17.
Updated on Jul 09, 2020 02:41 PM IST
Golaghat |Press Trust of India | Posted by Prashasti Singh
One person died due to drowning in Dibrugarh on Friday taking the total number of deaths due to floods in this season to 16.
Published on Jun 26, 2020 07:11 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati | Utpal Parashar
The number of flood-hit people in Dhemaji, Jorhat, Majuli, Sivasagar and Dibrugarh districts was 38,000 on Wednesday, while the swirling floodwaters entered Lakhimpur, Biswanath, Golaghat and Tinsukia districts, raising the figure to 1.89 lakh on Thursday.
Updated on Jun 26, 2020 10:25 AM IST
Guwahati |Press Trust of India | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
The head on collision between the two vehicles happened at around 8.45 am in Thowra Dol area of Sivasagar in Upper Assam, superintendent of police Amitava Sinha said.
Updated on Sep 23, 2019 03:02 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati |Sadiq Naqvi
Methanol poisoning has been behind most of the hooch tragedies in India, including the one in which more than 100 people were killed in parts of western Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand in the second week of February.
Updated on Feb 28, 2019 11:23 PM IST
Hindutan Times |Sadiq Naqvi
Additional director general of police Mukesh Agarwal confirmed the toll had gone up to 143 and said they have arrested over 20 people in connection with the state’s worst hooch tragedy.
Updated on Feb 24, 2019 10:45 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Golaghat |Sadiq Naqvi
At least 71 people have died in Jorhat Medical College Hospital (JMCH), 51 in Golaghat and 4 in Titabor Subdivision Hospital in Jorhat district, an official familiar with the development said.
Updated on Feb 24, 2019 01:52 PM IST
Hindustan Times |HT Correspondent
The incident took place at the Halmira Tea Estate in Assam’s Golaghat district after the tea estate workers people consumed a locally brewed liquor called ‘sulai’, which is made of jaggery and ethyl alcohol.
Updated on Feb 23, 2019 02:13 PM IST
Hindustan Times |Sadiq Naqvi
All the casualties took place in Barak Valley region — three in Cachar and one each in Hailakandi and Karimganj districts.
Published on Jun 17, 2018 07:22 PM IST
Utpal Parashar, Guwahati
Several rivers are flowing above danger level and landslides, submerged roads and railways tracks have affected movement of traffic at several places and led to cancellations of some trains.
Published on Jun 14, 2018 09:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati/Imphal/Agartala | , Guwahati/imphal/agartalaUtpal Parashar, Sobhapati Samom & Priyanka Deb Barman
The state government has found that sanitation and health facilities in some tea plantations are abysmal and workers are susceptible to treatable ailments such as tuberculosis, anaemia, hypertension and leprosy.
Updated on Apr 02, 2018 09:22 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Golaghat/Guwahati |Sadiq Naqvi