As soon as on March 4, the news spread that the election dates would be announced on March 05, S. Vishwanathan, Commissioner, Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC), Mayor, Abir Patra of GMC along with other GMC officials approached the office bearers of the Ulubari Bazar Committee with information that the foundation stone laying ceremony would be done by the Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, the following day i.e. on 5th March at 11 a.m.
The Society for Socio-Economic-Development in the Region (SSEDR), a city based NGO, has raised a question mark on the initiative taken by the Assam Government with state's Pollution Control Board (PCB), for the conservation of Bharalu and Kalang rivers.
With an idea to get rapid development of the Northeastern region, the Union Government constituted a separate directorate, namely, the Directorate of North Eastern Region (DoNER), which has now turned into doing nothing in the entire region.
Industrial development in India has ever been dependent on the political will of leadership since independence. It was because of the fact that no 'fair policy' could be framed by the Union Government for 'equal development' of all the regions of the country simultaneously. That is why some of the areas remained completely neglected and others developed beyond limit.