Written by Samudra Gupta Kashyap | Guwahati | Updated: February 18, 2018 8:33 pm Assam chief minister handing over an INSAS rifle to a forest guard in Kaziranga National Park in Assam in Sunday as forest and environment minister Pramila Rani Brahma and water resource minister Keshav Mahanta look on. (Photo: DIPR/Assam) Frontline wildlife protection guards in the world-famous Kaziranga National Park are now better equipped with INSAS (Indian Small Arms System) and Ghatak rifles apart from 9-mm...
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Written by Samudra Gupta Kashyap | Shillong | Published: February 16, 2018 7:23 pm BJP President Amit described the outgoing Congress government of Mukul Sangma as “the most corrupt state” of the country. (Express photo by Oinam Anand) The BJP once voted to power in the state, would convert Meghalaya into a model, corruption-free state in the next five years, the party’s national president Amit Shah said on Friday. “Vote for the BJP, install a BJP government here, and we will convert...
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