by Anup Biswas
Haflong : Following an invitation letter from the Chief Minister, Govt. of Assam for a final discussion to settle the long pending demand for the payment of Railway compensation and having full trust and confidence upon the Government of Assam, the Indefinite Rail Blockade called by The N.C Hills Indigenous Students’ Forum & Indigenous Women’s’ Forum in demand of B G Conversion Compensation for the affected people from 5 a.m of 7th March 2019 is hereby called off on Saturday stated a press release.
Earlier president NCHISF DEvid Keivom said ‘we have received a letter from Divisional Railway Manager, N F Railway, Lumding inviting us for final discussion with General Manager (Construction) NF Railway to be held on 11th March 2019 at 3.30 Pm. But We have lost confidence in railway.
Keivom informed that at 01:30 p.m they have received an invitation letter from the Chief Minister, Govt. of Assam for a final discussion to settle our long pending demand for the payment of Railway compensation. The joint meeting will be held on 11th March at 2:00 p.m at Janata Bhawan, Dispur, Guwahati.
They hoped and believe that with the intervention of Chief Minister, Govt of Assam their long pending demand will be solved.