Assam

About The State

Assam is a state in Northeast India. Located south of the easternHimalayas, Assam comprises the Brahmaputra Valley and the Barak Valleyalong with the Karbi Anglong and Dima Hasao districts with an area of 30,285 square miles (78,440 km2). Assam, along with Arunachal Pradesh,Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, and Meghalaya, is one of the Seven Sister States . Assam shares international border with Bhutan and Bangladesh . Assam is known for Assam tea, Assam silk and the first oil well in Asia was drilled here.

Hon'ble Chief Minister: Shri. Sarbananda Sonowa

Shri. Sarbananda Sonowa , is 14th Chief Minister of Assam since 2016. Previously he served as Union Minister for Sports & Youth Affairs and Minister of State for Entrepreneurship and Skill Development in the Narendra Modi Government.

He was elected to the 16th Lok Sabha from the Lakhimpur Lok Sabha constituency in Assam as a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party. He has previously served as the president for BJP Assam, and is also a National Executive Member of the party. Shri. Sarbananda Sonowa was the president of the All Assam Students Union from 1992 to 1999. Until January 2011, he was a member of the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) political party but later joined the Bharatiya Janata Party.He is popularly known as a firebrand and dynamic youth politician, also regarded as a Jatiya Nayak of Assam, a title given by the AASU, the oldest student body of the state.

In May 2016, he was elected to the Assam Legislative Assembly from Majuli and was sworn in as the 14th Chief Minister of Assam

ASSAM GOVERNMENT WEB LINKS
Official Portal of Assam Government http://assam.gov.in/
Governor of Assam http://assamassembly.gov.in/biodata-governor.html
Department of Sports http://assam.gov.in/web/sports-youth-welfare-department
Department of Health http://www.nrhmassam.in/
Department of Education http://www.madhyamik.in/
Department of Electricity http://www.apdcl.gov.in/
Department of Transport http://assamtransport.gov.in/home.htm
Department of Finance http://sfcassam.nic.in/
Department of Agriculture http://asamb.in/
Department of Income Tax http://revenueassam.nic.in/
Department of revenue http://revenueassam.nic.in/
Department of tourism http://assamtourism.gov.in/
Department of cooperation http://online.assam.gov.in/cooperation
Department of Elections http://ceoassam.nic.in/
Department of Removal of Grievance http://artassam.nic.in/Pension%20&%20Public%20Grievances%20Deptt/PENSION%20CODE.htm
Department of Irrigation http://irrigassam.nic.in/
Department of Police http://www.assampolice.gov.in/
Department of Animal Husbandry http://ahvassam.gov.in/
Department of State Finance Commission http://sfcassam.nic.in/
Department of State Information Commission (SIC) http://sicassam.in/
Department of Public Service Commission http://apsc.nic.in/
Department of State Human Rights Commission http://ahrc.gov.in/
Department of State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (ASCPCR) http://assamchildrightscommission.gov.in/
Department of Electricity Regulatory Commission (AERC) http://aerc.gov.in/
Department of Industries and Commerce http://www.investinassam.com/
Department of Directorate of Information and Public Relations http://www.diprassam.gov.in/
Department of Panchayat and Rural Development http://pnrdassam.nic.in/
Department of Science Technology and Environment Council http://www.astec.gov.in/
Department of Income Tax https://www.tax.assam.gov.in/AssamTimsInfo/index.html
Department of Tea Plantations and Provident Fund and Pension Fund Scheme http://atppf.nic.in/
Department of Directorate of Municipal Administration http://assamdma.gov.in/
Department of Directorate of Town and Country Planning http://tcpassam.gov.in/
Public Works Department https://www.apwd.in/apwrdportal/faces/pages_home?_adf.ctrl-state=q6pzfnutk_4&_afrLoop=15038652771293
Department of Electricity http://www.apdcl.gov.in/
Department of Transport http://assamtransport.gov.in/home.htm