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PM names Assam bridge after singer Bhupen Hazarika

Hazarika, 'Bard of the Brahamputra', has bridge named after him

Music maestro Bhupen Hazarika was known as the "Bard of the Brahmaputra" -- the river was his muse and inspired him to write around 100 songs, many in its praise.And on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to the literary genius by naming India's ... Prokerala, 1 month ago

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Three years of Narendra Modi government: 7 things to know about India's longest bridge Dhola-Sadiya

The three-lane, 9.15 kilometre Dhola-Sadiya bridge has been built over river Lohit, a tributary of the Brahmaputra, and links Dhola in Assam to Sadiya in Arunachal Pradesh. The bridge is 3.55 kilometres longer than the Bandra-Worli Sea Link in Mumbai.
 Money Today1 month ago Narendra Modi to inaugurate Dhola-Sadiya bridge in Assam; will improve transportation for army, civilians  First Post.com1 month ago PM Modi inaugurates Dhola-Sadiya Bridge  Business Standard1 month ago Narendra Modi inaugurates Dhola  First Post.com1 month ago
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River fest hit as rains play spoilsport

BARPETA, April 2 - Incessant rains since Saturday have spoiled the enthusiasm of the Namami Brahmaputra Festival held along the Brahmaputra shore on the foothills of Baghbar hill in Barpeta district.Barring a few most of the programmes scheduled on Sunday had ...
 The Assam Tribune2 months ago Prabrajan Virodhi Manch demands strong land policy  The Assam Tribune2 months ago President inaugurates river festival 'Namami Brahmaputra'  DNA2 months ago President Pranab Mukherjee to inaugurate Namami Brahmaputra, India's largest river festival, in Assam  India Today2 months ago

871 km of the Brahmaputra in Assam will be dredged

Survey of 300 km of the Brahmaputra has been completed so far by the state PWD department for dredging of the river, said Inland Water Transport director, B B Dev Choudhury while participating in an All India Radio News talk show last night.
 DNA2 months ago

Centre to dredge Brahmaputra River in Upper Assam: Gadkari

Union Minister of Roads, Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari today said the Centre will dredge the Brahmaputra river from Sadia in Upper Assam to increase navigational channels up to Chittagong port in Bangladesh.
 DNA2 months ago Centre to dredge Brahmaputra  The Assam Tribune2 months ago India to dredge Brahmaputra from Assam to Chittagong: Gadkari  Prokerala2 months ago Govt to dredge Brahmaputra from Assam to Chittagong: Gadkari  SME Times2 months ago

Gadkari announces Rs 40K cr expressway project in northeast

The first express highway project in the northeast region will be developed along the Brahmaputra river in Assam at an estimated investment of Rs 40,000 crore, Union Road Minister Nitin Gadkari said today.
 DNA2 months ago

Erosion renders 80 families homeless in Morigaon

MORIGAON, June 24 - Unabated river bank erosion by the swirling waters of the mighty Brahmaputra in three places under Lahorighat and Bhuragaon revenue circles in Morigaon district took a grim turn today after rendering 80 families homeless in Mikirgaon and ...
 The Assam Tribune2 days ago
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British Army prepared report on Brahmaputra in 1913

GUWAHATI, June 23 - The British colonial power viewed the Brahmaputra as a potential river route. The strategic importance of the river was also in the hindsight of the colonial rulers. It engaged its Army to study the river's potential in these respects. The ...
 The Assam Tribune3 days ago Dredging won't impact aquatic biodiversity of Brahmaputra: Expert  The Assam Tribune1 week ago Workshop on transboundary Brahmaputra river organised  The Assam Tribune1 week ago Water level of State rivers rising  The Assam Tribune1 week ago

North bank tributaries carry high sediment load

GUWAHATI, June 6 - The Brahmaputra is a snow-fed perennial river. It gets floods between May and September. Over 80 per cent of its flow and over 95 per cent of its sediment come during this period.According to the Master Plan of the Brahmaputra Basin Part-I ...
 The Assam Tribune2 weeks ago

Tezpur College donates goods to orphanage

TEZPUR, April 29 - Tezpur College, located on the bank of river Brahmaputra near Agnigarh Hillock here has extended its helping hand to the Nabaprabhat Orphanage that came into existence at Ketekibari area here, two decades ago, under the noble effort of ...
 The Assam Tribune1 month ago
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