Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma condemned for ‘hate speech’ targeting Muslims, blames ‘miya’ traders for price rise of vegetables

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, known for his hate speeches targeting India’s Muslim community, has triggered another controversy by blaming Muslims for the rise in vegetable prices in his state. The controversial BJP politician, who was once with the Congress party, reportedly said, “Who are the people who have increased the price of vegetables … Read more

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma faces double embarrassment on ‘Who’s Shah Rukh Khan’ statement; wife follows Bollywood star on Twitter

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma is now facing double embarrassment for his loose talks as he claimed to not know who Bollywood actor Shah Rukh was. Hours later, the BJP politician sensationally confessed to answering a call from the actor at 2 AM in the night. Meanwhile, netizens are mocking Sarma by asking why … Read more

Himanta Biswa Sarma becomes butt of jokes for receiving phone call from unknown ‘Shri’ Shah Rukh Khan at 2 AM

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has become a butt of jokes on social media after he confessed to answering a phone call from Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan at 2 AM. This was hours after Sarma told reporters that he did not know Shah Rukh amidst reports of vandalism by Hindutva fanatics at a … Read more

“See you soon in Guwahati”: Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma threatens to file criminal defamation against Manish Sisodia, supports wife

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday threatened to take criminal action against Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia for accusing his wife of corruption. Sisodia had earlier held a press conference accusing Sarma’s wife Riniki Bhuyan Sharma of corruption during the first wave of the pandemic. Responding to Sisodia’s charges, Sarma took to … Read more

AAP accuses Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma of corruption during pandemic

Aam AadmiParty on Saturday accused Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma of corruption during the pandemic by awarding contracts for PPE Kits to companies owned by his wife and business partner of his son. Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia told reporters that Sarma, then the home minister of Assam, had awarded emergency contracts to … Read more

Freudian slip? Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma addresses Aamit Shah as PM, Narendra Modi as Home Minister; Congress hits out at BJP

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has courted huge controversy after he publicly addressed BJP leader Amit Shah as the prime minister of India. If this wasn’t enough, Sarma also referred to Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the home minister of India. This has prompted the opposition Congress to take a potshot at the BJP … Read more

Hyderabad Police book Assam’s BJP Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma for derogatory comments on Rahul Gandhi

The Hyderabad Police have booked Assam’s BJP Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma for making objectionable comments about Congress leader Rahul Gandhi. The decision to file a case against Sarma was made after TPCC president Revanth Reddy registered an official complaint against the motormouth Assam chief minister. The decision to book Sarma came days after Telangana … Read more

FIR filed against Himanta Biswa Sarma for questioning Rahul Gandhi’s parentage; Telangana CM demands Assam CM’s resignation

A police complaint has been filed against Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma for making derogatory remarks about Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and questioning his parentage. Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao too lashed out at the motormouth BJP leader for lowering the political discourse as he urged the BJP leadership to immediately sack Sarma. … Read more

आदर्श आचार संहिता के उल्लंघन मामले में असम के सीएम हिमंत बिस्व सरमा को निर्वाचन आयोग ने चेतावनी देकर किया माफ, कांग्रेस नेता रणदीप सुरजेवाला बोले- मुख्यमंत्री पर सख्त कार्रवाई होनी चाहिए थी

निर्वाचन आयोग ने 30 अक्टूबर को असम में होने वाले विधानसभा उपचुनाव की प्रचार मुहिम के दौरान आदर्श आचार संहिता का उल्लंघन करने के मामले में राज्य के मुख्यमंत्री एवं भारतीय जनता पार्टी (भाजपा) के नेता हिमंत बिस्व सरमा को बुधवार को चेतावनी देकर माफ कर दिया। वहीं, कांग्रेस ने कहा कि सरमा के खिलाफ … Read more

सीमा विवाद: मिजोरम पुलिस ने असम के सीएम हिमंता बिस्वा सरमा समेत 7 अधिकारियों के खिलाफ दर्ज की FIR

मिजोरम पुलिस ने कोलासिब जिले के वैरेंगते नगर के बाहरी हिस्से में हुई हिंसा के मामले में असम के मुख्यमंत्री हिमंता बिस्वा सरमा, राज्य पुलिस के चार वरिष्ठ अधिकारियों और दो अन्य अधिकारियों के खिलाफ आपराधिक मामले दर्ज किए हैं। मिजोरम के पुलिस महानिरीक्षक (मुख्यालय) जॉन एन ने बताया कि इन लोगों के खिलाफ हत्या … Read more

Border dispute between Assam and Mizoram turns ugly, six Assam Police personnel killed in firing, says Himanta Biswa Sarma

The border dispute between Assam and Mizoram turned ugly on Monday resulting in the deaths of six Assam Police personnel. Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that he was pained by the deaths of six police personnel from his state. Sarma tweeted, “I am deeply pained to inform that six brave jawans of @assampolice … Read more

Sarbananda Sonowal congratulates Himanta Biswa Sarma for being elected new Assam CM

Former Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has congratulated Himanta Biswa Sarma for being elected the leader of the Assam BJP. His congratulatory note came hours after the central leadership of the BJP decided to name Sarma the new chief minister of Assam. Sonowal wrote, “Congratulations to Shri @himantabiswa on being elected the leader of @BJP4Assam … Read more

“I slept and dreamt that life was joy”: Himanta Biswa Sarma tweets after being named new Assam Chief Minister; Sarbananda Sonowal resigns

Himanta Biswa Sarma, who left the Congress to join the BJP, has been named the new chief minister of Assam after the Hindutva party replaced Sarbananda Sonowal with a new face after one five-year term in office. Sonowal met Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi to submit his resignation. Soon after it emerged that the BJP had … Read more

“One rule for DMK’s A. Raja, another for Himanta”: Election Commission faces ridicule for brazen biases as it reduces 48-hour ban for Himanta Biswa Sarma to 24 hours

The Election Commission of India, which has often faced criticism for biases in favour of the BJP, has once again found itself in the middle of a full-blown controversy after it sensationally reduced the 48-hour ban imposed on Assam BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma to 24 hours. The Congress, as expected, called the development a … Read more

Double setback for Assam BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma; after 48-hour ban, EC removes brother, IPS officer

In another setback to BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma, the Election Commission of India has transferred Goalpara Superintendent of Police Sushanta Biswa Sarma out of his district. The latest order by the ECI has come hours after the national poll body slapped a 48-hour ban from campaigning in the ongoing assembly elections on the controversial … Read more

असम में NRC ने लाखों लोगों को अपने ही देश में विदेशी बना दिया: प्रशांत क‍िशोर

देश के जाने-माने चुनावी रणनीतिकार और राष्‍ट्रीय जनतांत्रिक गठबंधन में शामिल जेडीयू के उपाध्‍यक्ष प्रशांत किशोर ने असम में राष्ट्रीय नागरिक रजिस्टर (एनआरसी) की अंतिम लिस्‍ट में 19 लाख  से ज्यादा लोगों के बाहर किए जाने पर भाजपा सरकार पर निशाना साधा है। उन्‍होंने कहा कि विसंगतियों से भरी एनआरसी की फाइनल लिस्‍ट ने लाखों … Read more

BJP Minister says he’s not happy with only 19 lakh excluded from final NRC list, wants re-verification of list from districts bordering Bangladesh

BJP leader and Assam’s Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has said that his party was not happy with only 19 lakh people being excluded from the National Register of Citizens, also known as the NRC. He said that more people should have been excluded from the final list of citizens prepared by the NRC. Taking … Read more

असम के वित्त मंत्री ने NRC की फाइनल लिस्ट पर उठाए सवाल, बोले- कई भारतीयों का नाम शामिल नहीं

असम में राष्ट्रीय नागरिक रजिस्टर (एनआरसी) की अंतिम सूची जारी होने के बाद बवाल शुरू हो गया है। इस सूची को लेकर भाजपा और राज्य सरकार खुश नजर नहीं आ रही है। असम के वित्त मंत्री हिमंता बिस्वा सरमा ने शनिवार को कहा कि राष्ट्रीय नागरिक पंजी (एनआसी) के अंतिम संस्करण में कई ऐसे लोगों … Read more

BJP मंत्री ने मतदाताओं को चेताया, कहा- ‘अगर मोदी सरकार गई तो संसद पर हमला कर सकता है पाकिस्तान’

पुलवामा आतंकी हमले के बाद भारत-पाकिस्तान के बीच अभी भी सीमा पर तनाव जारी है। इस बीच असम की बीजेपी सरकार में वरिष्ठ मंत्री हेमंत बिश्व शर्मा ने लोकसभा चुनाव से ठीक पहले मतदाताओं को चेताते हुए कहा है कि अगर केंद्र में बीजेपी की सरकार सत्ता में वापस ना लौटी तो पाकिस्तानी सेना या … Read more

“क्या आप CBI, ED, कोर्ट कचहरी से परेशान है? तो आइए BJP में शामिल हो जाइए, पाला बदलने से काला भी सफेद हो सकता है”

कोलकाता पुलिस के प्रमुख राजीव कुमार से सारदा चिटफंड घोटाले में केंद्रीय जांच ब्यूरो यानी सीबीआई द्वारा पूछताछ करने की कोशिशों के खिलाफ रविवार (3 फरवरी) शाम से ही धरने पर बैठीं पश्चिम बंगाल की मुख्यमंत्री ममता बनर्जी ने आखिरकार मंगलवार (5 फरवरी) रात अपना धरना समाप्त कर दिया। धरने को तीसरे दिन खत्म करते … Read more