Centre’s reported move to privatize the Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL) was opposed at the Parliamentary Standing Committee meeting on Friday. Raising the issue at the parliament standing committee meeting, Congress MP Pradyut Bordoloi said that the move will push the State on the brink of turmoil.
North Eastern Regional Power Committee (NERPC) in its 20th meeting has approved the 132 KV double circuit transmission line from Roing in Lower Dibang Valley district of Arunachal Pradesh and Chapakhowa in Assam’s Tinsukia district.
The Arunachal Pradesh government is committed to all-round development of power sector with emphasis on clean energy, Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein has said.
In a significant value-added development to the refinery and other vital installations of the Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) Assam Oil Division(AOD) here at the Oil industrial town of Digboi, the IOCL AOD Digboi Refinery successfully commissioned another 1000 KW Peak Solar PV System.
Works on a 12.23 km India-Bangladesh new railway line are moving at a snail’s place in both the countries, around a decade after Rs 972 crore project was finalised. The new target of end of the much expected project has been re-fixed in September next year.
A unique service aimed to ensure hassle-free supply of fuel at the customer’s doorstep was launched in Jorhat. Indian Oil Corporation Limited’s Fuel @Doorstep is the first of its kind home-delivery fuel service in Northeast India, said Uttiya Bhattacharyya
NRL on Sunday received its first consignment of imported Miri Crude Oil from PETRONAS, Malaysia. A railway rake comprising of 50 tank wagons and carrying around 2,760 metric tonnes of crude oil reached Numaligarh from Haldia port, West Bengal from where it was dispatched on July 31.
As a giant leap towards Digital India, Indian Railways is providing fast and free Wi-Fi to passengers at Railway stations. Rail Wire Wi-Fi at Railways stations is gaining popularity and is a preferred choice of the Rail users while at railway stations.
Indian Railways will give a major thrust to boost tea tourism in Assam along with other tourism network and industry, with Majuli, Kaziranga among a few focus points. There will be visitors during the Hornbill Festival in Nagaland and tourist spots from Meghalaya
The indigenous tribal people of Kokrajhar district have opposed the proposed gas pipeline of Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL) through populous tribal belts and urged the authority concerned