NEIST Campus Corona Testing Lab Jorhat Inaugurated by Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma

COVID-19 testing laboratory inaugurated in CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat

03 June 2020 A COVID-19 testing laboratory has been established in the Jorhat campus of the North East Institute of Science and Technology (NEIST). Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma, Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Finance, Education (Higher, Secondary and Elementary), Transformation and Development, PWD, Govt. of Assam, inaugurated the laboratory. The Director of CSIR-NEIST, Dr G. Narahari Sastry, described this momentous event as an important milestone in the annals of CSIR-NEIST history.

13 Lakh Rural Tap Connection in Assam, Jal Jeevan Mission with Locals

Assam plans to provide functional tap connections to 13 lakh rural households in 2020-21

31 May 2020 Assam presented the Annual Action Plan for consideration and approval of Ministry of Jal Shakti. Government of India approved Rs 1407 Crore for 2020-21 under Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM). In 2020-21, State plans to provide tap connections to 13 lakh households out of total 63 lakhs. Realization of the goal of Jal Jeevan Mission in Assam is not difficult taking into account the abundant water resources in the State i.e. both ground water and surface water.

North East India-Experience the Exclusive Villages Episode 8, Dekho Apna Desh Series Webinar broadcast at

Webinar generates good interest as people from several countries attend the webinar

25 April 2020 - Indian Tourism Ministry launched 8th Episode of Dekho Apna Desh Series Webinar titled North East India-Experience the Exclusive Villages.

Exquisite Beauty Land the North-East India offering a blend of emerald landscape, azure water body, pristine silence, infinite vastness and mesmerizing local populace.

World Earth Day 2020: India State CMs Greetings on Social Media

Himachal Pradesh CM greets on Earth Day 2020 & shared on social media -

Salutation at the feet of Maa Vasudha on World Earth Day.

Let us pledge to make Mother Earth green and clean on this special day.

Take a step towards environment, water conservation and sanitation.

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik shared for Global Earth Day 2020 - 

Sati Sadhani Diwas Today 20 April 2020

Assam CM Sarbadananda Sonowal remembers Legendary Warrior Woman of Assam

Remembering Sati Sadhani, the legendary warrior queen of Assam on her death anniversary. An epitome of strength and dignity, may her valour inspire us to defeat every obstacle in our life.

Biswajit Choudhury is developing Plasmonic Semiconductor Nanomaterials to Degrade Pollutants

ASST Inspire fellow developing plasmonic semiconductor nanomaterials to remove toxic materials from water

16 April 2020 - Biswajit Choudhury working as an Assistant Professorat the Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology Assam is exploring ways to develop plasmonic semiconductor nanomaterials (which are metal-like materials with free electrons on the surface that oscillate collectively when hit by light) for removal of toxic organic compounds from water by harvesting solar light.

Deutar Morom in Assam A Commendable Beginning is Men Involvement for Nutrition

12 March 2020 Bongaigaon has launched Deutar Morom Program which encourages Men in Nutrition along with Women. 

Deutar Morom goverment scheme is aimed at male participation in nutrition drive.

Assam is doing massive organized Poshan Pakhwada 2020 The Nutrition Fortnight drive.

On the occasion of Poshan Pakhwada 2020 The Nutrition Fortnight, each Assam Anganwadi worker in all districts organised Parbhat Pheri to aware villagers about importance of proper nutrition and diet.