Electrification of border villages to be completed soon
- Meghalaya Government asks Assam to allow completion
GUWAHATI :The government of Meghalaya has asked the government of Assam to allow completion of electrification works in two villages along the border area of the two states, informed Meghalaya Home Minister James K Sangma at the state assembly.
Assam police has stopped this ongoing project due to law and oprder
The concerned villages are Mawdiangsnam and Umyiap in Langpih area of
West Khasi Hills District.
Chief secretary requested for for border electrification
The Chief Secretary of Meghalaya, on March 29, requested his Assamese
counterpart to instruct the Assam Police to allow completion of the works in the region.
It may be mentioned that the Assam Police had stopped the electrification
work under the Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana on February 25.
The Deputy Commissioner of West Khasi Hills District on March 16 ordered
resumption of the work but the Assam Police of Kamrup district stopped it again.