Tag: Jogen Hazarika

  • Synthesis of tribal welfare and Hindutva helped BJP in Assam

    Synthesis of tribal welfare and Hindutva helped BJP in Assam

    New Delhi, (IANS) A low-profile man but always sporting an infectious smile, Sarbanand Sonowal is now all set to be Assam’s second tribal chief minister after legendary Jogen Hazarika in the 1970s. The 53-year-old former president of influential All-Assam Students Union, who hails from the Kachari tribe, brings in a unique synthesis of tribal leadership…