4K Assam children want their issues to be part of political parties’ manifestos

Reading Time: 2 minutes Guwahati, Nov 20 (IANS) As Assam gears up for the Assembly elections scheduled next year, over 4,000 children from 17 of the 33 districts of the state have put forward a manifesto of their issues and recommendations for the political parties to include them in their respective manifestos, a UNICEF release said on Friday.

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Tribals’ council in Assam to go to polls next month, Guv rule extend in Tripura council

Reading Time: 2 minutes Guwahati/Agartala, Nov 17 (IANS) The crucial elections to the Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) in Assam would be held next month while the Governors rule was extended for another six months in the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) after its six-month tenure expired on Tuesday, officials said.

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