Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the state government is preserving 94 rhino horns for display at a museum to be set up at Kaziranga National Park.
Mizoram has the highest cumulative number of COVID-19 active cases among all Northeast states.
The 'Disturbed Area' status has been extended in the entire state for another six months from August 28 under the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA).
With this historic agreement, over 1,000 armed cadres have abjured violence and joined the mainstream society, the Home Affairs Ministry stated.
As many as 3,63,135 people across 950 villages in 21 districts of Assam have been affected by floods caused by heavy rainfall.
The worsening flood situation in Assam has forced at least 6,200 people to take shelter in relief camps.
The Nagaland government has decided to set up a 'select committee' to examine all aspects of the Assam-Nagaland border issue.
An agreement was signed between the Chief Secretary of Nagaland, Jan Alam and Chief Secretary of Assam, Jishnu Barua on Saturday, at Chumukedima Police Housein Dimapur.
Night curfew has been reinforced in Assam-Nagaland border for 60 days from 6 pm to 6 am.
The meeting between the chief ministers of Assam and Meghalaya is expected to fix the date for border talks between the two states.
Around 70 per cent of the 443-km Meghalaya-Bangladesh border has been fenced, with the BSF directing the construction agency to expedite the erection of fencing on the remaining 30 per cent
COVID-19 has claimed 958 lives of people in Assam so far.
On World Fisheries Day Sunday, awards for best performing states in the Fisheries Sector were given for the first time to promote healthy competition among states.
Goods transporters have resumed services.
COVID-19 test for incoming flight passengers from other states will be done in Guwahati Airport itself instead of Xarusajai.
Assam is the worst hit state in Northeast India with over 6,300 COVID-19 cases and nine fatalities so far, according to the state Health Ministry.