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Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi with his wife Dolly Gogoi, son and daughter after the swearing-in ceremony in Guwahati on Wednesday.
PTI Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi with his wife Dolly Gogoi, son and daughter after the swearing-in ceremony in Guwahati on Wednesday.

Tarun Gogoi sworn in for third time

Tarun Gogoi was sworn in Assam Chief Minister for the third consecutive term on Wednesday. Governor Janaki Ballav Patnaik administered him the oath of office and secrecy at a brief function... »
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi at Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati on Friday, before the declaration of the results of Assam Assembly elections. Photo: PTI

Reaching out to militant groups main priority: Gogoi

Set to retain power for the third consecutive term, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today said bringing all insurgents groups, including the ULFA, to the negotiating table would be his main priority. »
A polling official shows an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) before the start of counting of votes at Cotton College in Guwahati on Friday. Photo: Ritu Raj Konwar

Alliance with BPF will continue: Gogoi

The ruling Congress has performed a hat-trick in Assam. It won the Assembly election by a landslide. In the results, which were declared on Friday, it secured an absolute majority. »

All set for counting of votes today

The process, scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. before the watchful eyes of the Election Commission's 701 observers and agents of the political parties, will decide the fate of 6,679 candidates who conteste... »