From Sudip Sharma Chowdhury
guwahathi: The Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal talked to Union Home Minister Amit Shah over telephone today and apprised about the situation at the Assam-Mizoram border and steps taken by the State Government. He requested the Union Home Minister to take necessary steps by the Central Government to maintain peace and harmony in the border areas and assured that the State Government would follow the directives of the Central Government in managing the situation.
Moreover, the Chief Minister reviewed the current situation of Assam-Mizoram border at a meeting held at his conference room at Janata Bhawan today. Chief Secretary Jishnu Baruah apprised the Chief Minister about the present situation there and DGP Bhaskarjyoti Mahanta informed about the steps taken for keeping law and order situation in control. The Chief Minister directed the top officials to maintain peaceful environment and keep brotherhood and harmony intact at the Assam-Mizoram border areas. Additional Chief Secretary to Chief Minister Paban Borthakur, ADGP (Law and Order) G.P. Singh, Commissioner and Secretary of Home Department G.D Tripathy were also present in the meeting.