Northeast India’s Only English and Hindi Satellite News Channel

Assam Congress suspends MLA Sherman Ali

Assam Congress President Bhupen Kumar Borah has suspended party MLA Sherman Ali for “repeatedly violating party discipline” following his comments on 8 Assamese youths, who were killed in 1983 during

Assam Congress President Bhupen Kumar Borah has suspended party MLA Sherman Ali for “repeatedly violating party discipline” following his comments on 8 Assamese youths, who were killed in 1983 during the Assam Agitation.

The decision of the Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) comes two days after Ali was arrested from his residence in MLA Hostel at Dispur for making “communal and provocative” remarks.

Assam Congress gave three days to Sherman Ali to submit his reply and with the end of the deadline, APCC president Bhupen Kumar Borah ordered his suspension from the party.

The order, issued by Bobbeeta Sharma, general secretary, APCC, says: “Hon’ble president APCC Bhupen Kumar Borah has suspended Sri Sherrnan Ali Ahmed, MLA, member ACLP from Congress Party with immediate effect for repeatedly violating party discipline.”

Sherman Ali is currently under the custody of the Panbazar Police.

The court remanded Baghbor MLA Ali to two-day police custody with effect from Sunday.

He was arrested on October 2, 2021 evening from his residence at MLA Hostel at Dispur in Guwahati on the basis of a case registered in Panbazar police station.

 

 

 

 

Also watch:

First Published: 4th October, 2021 12:45 IST

COMMENTS

WE RECOMMEND

Banner
Communal Harmony: Muslim family first to receive Prasad in Sivasagar

The Assamese Muslim family of the Doullahs earlier used to beat the traditional drums in the temple.

03rd October 2022
Banner
Dhubri boat tragedy: Mortal remains of Sanju Das reach native village

The mortal remains of circle officer Sanju Das who lost his life in the tragic boat accident in Assam’s Dhubri were taken to his paternal home in Silchar today. Upon reaching Silchar, the mortal remains were kept at the Circuit House where district administration officials paid their last respects. Following this, the mortal remains were […]

03rd October 2022
Banner
Foundation day of ‘Bhryamyman’ Assam’s first mobile theatre celebrated in Pathsala

The ‘Bajali press guild’ and ‘Pathsala Bajar committee’ celebrated the foundation day of ‘Bhryamyman’ Assam’s first Mobile Theatre at ‘Bhagawati Khetra’ in Pathsala under Bajali district today. Notably, Achyut Lahkhar gave birth to ‘Bhryamyman’ or Mobile Theatre at ‘Bhagawati Khetra’ in Pathsala, Bajali in 1963. Cabinet Minister Ranjeet Kumar Dass lit the lamp to officially […]

02nd October 2022
Banner
Dhubri Boat Capsize: Body of missing circle officer recovered

The body of missing circle officer Sanju Das has been recovered after over 72 hours of relentless search operations. As per inputs, the body was floating at a distance of 1 kilometre from the accident site. Sanju Das was among the 29 passengers onboard the ill-fated country boat that capsized on Thursday. While 28 others […]

02nd October 2022
Banner
Assam Governor visits Haflong, holds meet with executive members of NCHAC

Assam Governor Prof. Jagdish Mukhi visited the Dima Hasao district on Saturday and chaired a meeting with the CEM and Executive Members of the NC Hills Autonomous Council at the circuit house in Haflong.  During the meeting, the Governor took stock of the progress of various departments under the administrative control of NCHAC. Congratulating the […]

02nd October 2022