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Prafulla Kumar Mahanta

AGP re-elects Atul Bora as party chief while Prafulla Mahanta sidelined

The election has once again divided the party into two camps, one supporting Mahanta and the other with Bora

29 Aug 2020 4:28 PM

PM Modi refused to meet me: Prafulla Kumar Mahanta

It was not only highly disheartening but also reflected his attitude towards Assam.

06 Jan 2020 1:38 AM

Prafulla Kumar Mahanta stages sit-in against CAA

Expressing opposition against the amended Act, Mr Mahanta said that India is moving in the same direction as that of “Hitler’s Nazi Germany”.

24 Dec 2019 2:00 AM

Assamese leaders oppose as Union Cabinet approves Citizenship Amendment Bill

Former Assam Chief Minister Prafulla Kumar Mahanta called the Bill as an injustice to the people of northeast.

04 Dec 2019 9:08 PM

Assam turnout 73 per cent despite AGP chief’s poll boycott call

Mr Mahanta who was in Nagaon said, The AGP was formed after six-year long agitation for which 855 people had sacrificed their lives.

19 Apr 2019 4:07 AM


Tieup with BJP splits AGP

Mahanta also clarified that he was not looking for any post or position in the party or the government.

15 Mar 2019 1:45 AM

‘We had chosen the BJP as a natural ally but they have betrayed us’

The AGP will never go with the Congress under any circumstances, says Prafulla Kumar Mahanta.

20 Jan 2019 12:36 AM

Prafulla Kumar Mahanta blames Centre for delay in process

However, central government remained ignorant to their demand. Some organisations of the state also opposed the demand of updating the NRC.

15 Aug 2018 12:33 AM

Assam erupts over citizenship law change

Ministers from AGP, a BJP ally, protest at JPC meet; more hearings to be held later this week.

08 May 2018 2:09 AM

Assam: BJP ally AGP to fight rural polls on its own

The party took this decision during the Panchayat Convention of the party, which was attended by a large number of grassroots workers of the party.

24 Sep 2017 1:50 AM


AGP, BJP spar over local polls

Both parties to contest district council elections separately.

21 May 2017 4:55 AM