“Land Pattas” to 1 Lakh landless Indigenous families to be given by December 2020
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday in a Meeting with District Collectors (DCs), and Superintendents of Police (SPs) via Video conferencing in Guwahati directed the officials to ensure Tea Garden workers receive bonuses at the fixed rate before Durga Puja. In a series of tweets, the Chief Minister’s office informed that Sonowal also reviewed the preparations for giving ‘Land Pattas’ to 1 lakh Landless indigenous Families by December 2020.
Sonowal further directed the Officials to give special attention to Law and Order situation during Durga Puja and asked them to take steps to cooperate with the Public during the festival. “Reviewing law & order situation in the Districts, the CM directed officials to give special attention to the same during Durga Puja festivities. The CM directed officials to take steps to cooperate with the Public in observance of Durga Puja rituals and create awareness about following COVID19 protocols,” CMO said. CMO added that the Chief Minister further directed the officials to take necessary steps to expedite the issuance of Aadhaar Card in all Districts of the State. The week-long festivities for Durga Puja will begin from October 22.