BRIEFS FROM THE REGION
Good Morning: Hello, It’s Friday , October 29 , 2010
From The Telegraph
Imphal, Oct. 28: Three cadres of the Kangleipak Communist Party and two cadres of the Peoples Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak urrendered before the IG (South) Assam Rifles and director-general of police Yumnam Joykumar Singh today.
Namrup: Property worth Rs 40 lakh was gutted in Namrup in Upper Assam’s Dibrugarh district in the wee hours of Thursday. Police said the fire engulfed the entire business establishment and adjacent residence of Atul Saha, a prominent businessman.
Jorhat: Kuton Dutta, 50, killed himself by jumping in front of Ledo Tinsukia Express at Digboi at 8am on Thursday.
Jorhat: Manowara Ali, a truck driver, was killed at Kohora police outpost in Bokakhat when two trucks collided at the place on Thursday morning.
Guwahati: Pratibimb: Mann Ka Udgaar, a book on Hindi poems written by N.D. Sharma will be released at the Guwahati Press Club on October 31 at 1pm.
Three-day International Jatinga Festival, 2010, at Jatinga village playground in Dima Hasao district, Assam, 10am.
Water workshop at Bethany Society campus, Lady Veronica lane, Laitumkhrah, from 10am to 1pm.
Submit papers for National Seminar on Social Exclusion and Conflict in Northeast India, to be held on January 8-9, 2011 at Institute of Tai Studies and Research, Moranhat. Contact 9435132505 and 9435132027.
Innovative Youths’ Society to organise a one-day Chinjak Festival, a food festival, on Chaoyaima Higher Secondary School grounds at Thoubal from 2pm.
Childrens’ Book Fair from October 28 at Chandmari Assam Engineering Institute playground, Guwahati. The fair opens at 10am.
Participate in the 7th Northeastern States’ Painting Exhibition at Srimanta Sankaradeva Kalakshetra. Contact 0361-2332665. Last date to submit application forms is October 31.
Guwahati prayer festival on October 29 and 30 at Veterinary College Sports, Khanapara, Guwahati from 4.30pm to 8pm.