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Assam's Majuli becomes the first island district of India - Hindustan Times;

Assam's Majuli becomes the first island district of India - Hindustan Times

Hindustan TimesAssam's Majuli becomes the first island district of IndiaHindustan TimesMajuli is home to a diverse mix of people, including the native Assamese population and several ethnic tribes.(File Photo). Majuli, the seat of neo-Vaishnavite Bhakti renaissance, became India's first island district on Thursday, with chief minister ...and more »

Assam's Majuli becomes India's first river island district - The New Indian Express;

Assam's Majuli becomes India's first river island district - The New Indian Express

The New Indian ExpressAssam's Majuli becomes India's first river island districtThe New Indian ExpressGUWAHATI: The country got its first river island district on Thursday when Majuli, the world's largest sweet water island, located in Assam, was upgraded from a sub-division to the state's 35th district. The decision to elevate Majuli to a full-fledged ...and more »

Assam to hold cabinet meeting in river Island - Cosumnes Connection (subscription);

Assam to hold cabinet meeting in river Island - Cosumnes Connection (subscription)

Cosumnes Connection (subscription)Assam to hold cabinet meeting in river IslandCosumnes Connection (subscription)A state Cabinet meeting was held on the island on Thursday, which was attended by all Cabinet colleagues of Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal. Assam's Majuli island, the world's largest riverine island that features in the Guinness World Records, will ...and more »

Majuli becomes first island district of India - Times of India;

Majuli becomes first island district of India - Times of India

Times of IndiaMajuli becomes first island district of IndiaTimes of IndiaMAJULI: The seat of neo-Vaishnavite Bhakti renaissance - on Thursday became India's first island district+ with Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurating it as the 35th district of Assam. "The long cherished dream of the people of Majuli has been ...and more »

World's Largest River Island, Majuli, Becomes India's First Island District - NDTV;

World's Largest River Island, Majuli, Becomes India's First Island District - NDTV

NDTVWorld's Largest River Island, Majuli, Becomes India's First Island DistrictNDTVMajuli: Majuli - the seat of neo-Vaishnavite Bhakti renaissance - today became India's first island district with Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurating it as the 35th district of Assam. "The long cherished dream of the people of Majuli has ...and more »

Assam to hold cabinet meeting in river Island - thenortheasttoday.com;

Assam to hold cabinet meeting in river Island - thenortheasttoday.com

thenortheasttoday.comAssam to hold cabinet meeting in river Islandthenortheasttoday.comGUWAHATI: The Assam government will hold a cabinet meeting in river Island Majuli on Thursday. The Island, a sub-division now, will also be declared a full-fledged district. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and most ministers in his cabinet have ...and more »

Majuli's prestige is the Assam's prestige: Sonowal - New Kerala;

Majuli's prestige is the Assam's prestige: Sonowal - New Kerala

New KeralaMajuli's prestige is the Assam's prestige: SonowalNew KeralaGuwahati, Sept 7 : Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday said that Majuli's prestige is Assam's honour and it will be upheld at any cost. In an interaction with the media, Sonowal said that Majuli will become the nerve center of ...and more »

Sonowal announces developmental plans for Majuli - India Today

Sonowal announces developmental plans for MajuliIndia TodayMajuli, Sept 7 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, who was elected from Majuli in the Assembly elections, today announced several developmental progammes for the constituency which is Asias largest riverine island. Majuli must be ...and more »

Majuli: India's Unspoiled River Island Dreams of Tourism - Sputnik International;

Majuli: India's Unspoiled River Island Dreams of Tourism - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalMajuli: India's Unspoiled River Island Dreams of TourismSputnik InternationalThe unique piece of land, untouched by modern civilization, has the potential to become one of India's most sought after tourist destinations. Majuli is an incredibly picturesque strip of land sandwiched between the River Bhramaputra and River ...and more »

Assam: Majuli to be declared India's first river island district today - Delhi Daily News

Assam: Majuli to be declared India's first river island district todayDelhi Daily NewsGuwahati [India], Sept. 8 (ANI): Majuli in Assam will be declared as India's first river island district today, as Chief Minister Sarbanand Sonowal, who represents the Majuli assembly seat, will formally upgrade Majuli to a district from sub-division.and more »

Majuli's prestige is the Assam's prestige: Sonowal - indiablooms;

Majuli's prestige is the Assam's prestige: Sonowal - indiablooms

indiabloomsMajuli's prestige is the Assam's prestige: SonowalindiabloomsGuwahati, Sept 7 (IBNS): Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday said that Majuli's prestige is Assam's honour and it will be upheld at any cost. In an interaction with the media, Sonowal said that Majuli will become the nerve center of ...and more »

Majuli becomes first island district of India - Financial Express;

Majuli becomes first island district of India - Financial Express

Financial ExpressMajuli becomes first island district of IndiaFinancial Express"The long cherished dream of the people of Majuli has been fulfilled today. However, to give a fillip to the growth momentum of the district a comprehensive approach is required," he said, adding that the government is committed to propel Majuli into ...and more »

CM inaugurates Majuli as first island district - The Sentinel

CM inaugurates Majuli as first island districtThe SentinelMAJULI, Sept 8: Majuli, the site of neo-Vaishnavite bhakti renaissance, became India's first island district when Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated it as the 35th district of Assam at a function held at the playground of Majuli College on ...and more »

Assam to have separate skill development department - The Sentinel

Assam to have separate skill development departmentThe SentinelGUWAHATI/ JORHAT, Sept 8: In order to create better job opportunities and generate more employment, the Assam government has decided to establish a separate Skill Development department. Earlier, the Labour department was looking after employment ...and more »

Majuli to be the nerve-center of government: Sonowal - The Sentinel

Majuli to be the nerve-center of government: SonowalThe SentinelMAJULI/ JORHAT, Sept 7: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday said Majuli will become the nerve center of governance in the State. “Majuli's prestige is Assam's prestige and it will be upheld at any cost,” Sonowal said in a media interaction ...and more »

Sonowal announces developmental plans for Majuli - India Today

Sonowal announces developmental plans for MajuliIndia TodayMajuli, Sept 7 (PTI) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, who was elected from Majuli in the Assembly elections, today announced several developmental progammes for the constituency which is Asias largest riverine island. Majuli must be ...and more »

Sonowal announces developmental plans for Majuli - Oneindia

Sonowal announces developmental plans for MajuliOneindiaMajuli, Sept 7: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, who was elected from Majuli in the Assembly elections, today announced several developmental progammes for the constituency which is Asia's largest riverine island. Majuli must be highlighted in ...and more »

Majuli Becomes India's First Island District - Huffington Post India;

Majuli Becomes India's First Island District - Huffington Post India

Huffington Post IndiaMajuli Becomes India's First Island DistrictHuffington Post IndiaThe Majuli Civil Sub Division was upgraded to an Administrative District for administrative expediency as sanctioned by the Assam Governor. 08/09/2016 11:49 PM IST | Updated 09/09/2016 12:27 AM IST. PTI. Hindustan Times via Getty Images. File photo of ...and more »

Majuli becomes first island district of India - Chandigarh Tribune;

Majuli becomes first island district of India - Chandigarh Tribune

Chandigarh TribuneMajuli becomes first island district of IndiaChandigarh TribuneMajuli — the seat of neo-Vaishnavite Bhakti renaissance — on Thursday became India's first island district with Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurating it as the 35th district of Assam. "The long cherished dream of the people of Majuli has ...and more »

Sonowal inaugurates Majuli as the India's first island district - indiablooms;

Sonowal inaugurates Majuli as the India's first island district - indiablooms

indiabloomsSonowal inaugurates Majuli as the India's first island districtindiabloomsMajuli, Assam, Sept 8 (IBNS): Majuli, the site of the neo-Vaishnavite Bhakti renaissance, has become India's first island district when Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday inaugurated it as the 35th district of Assam at a function held ...and more »