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Padmashree Kushal Sarma of Assam featured in BBC

After highlighting Assams dancing doctor, Dr Arup Senapati, BBC now has featured the states renowned veterinarian, Padmashree Kushal Konwar Sarma. Two days back, BBC reported the news of Dr Arup Senapati, an ENT surgeon at Silchar Medical College, with a viral video, where the Covid19 doctor was seen dancing on a popular Bollywood number to [] The post Padmashree Kushal Sarma of Assam featured in BBC appeared first on NORTHEAST NOW .

24 Oct 2020 9:39 pm
Assams author Udayan Borthakurs coffee-table book Legends of Hollongapar now on Amazon India

Legends of Hollongapar, a coffee-table book, written by Assams author and photographer Udayan Borthakur, is now available on Amazon India. The book was published by Aaranyak, a leading wildlife NGO based in Guwahati, in 2019 with support from the Assam State Biodiversity Board. The coffee-table book has been released online on the occasion of International [] The post Assams author Udayan Borthakurs coffee-table book Legends of Hollongapar now on Amazon India appeared first on NORTHEAST NOW .

24 Oct 2020 8:21 pm
Centre committed to landscape restoration for snow leopard habitat conservation: Babul Supriyo

Minister of state for environment, forest and climate change Babul Supriyo on Friday said that the Centre has been conserving snow leopard and its habitat through the Project Snow Leopard (PSL), which was launched in 2009. Speaking at the International Snow Leopard Day 2020 through a virtual meeting, Supriyo said, The Centre is committed to [] The post Centre committed to landscape restoration for snow leopard habitat conservation: Babul Supriyo appeared first on NORTHEAST NOW .

24 Oct 2020 6:15 pm
Breeding & Culture Unit of Monopterus cuchia inaugurated at Gauhati University

A Breeding & Culture Unit of Monopterus cuchia was inaugurated on Wednesday in the Aquaculture & Biodiversity Centre of Gauhati University by Vice-Chancellor Prof. Pratap Jyoti Handique. Monopterus cuchia is known as Kuchia in Assamese. This is a fish species which looks like snake. In many countries, Monopterus cuchia has great demand as a fish. [] The post Breeding & Culture Unit of Monopterus cuchia inaugurated at Gauhati University appeared first on NORTHEAST NOW .

21 Oct 2020 7:28 pm