Bodo leaders discussing with chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal
Bodo leaders discussing with chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal|EastMojo Image

Bodo leaders urge CM for proper implementation of BTR accord

The team demanded early release of ex-gratia, rehabilitation of NDFB cadres, govt jobs etc

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KOKRAJHAR: The signatories of Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR) accord have urged the state chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal to implement all clauses of the BTR signed between Centre, state and Bodo leaders from various organizations on January 27 last.

A six-member delegation of BTR accord signatories, led by former All Bodo Students Union (ABSU) president Pramod Boro met chief minister Sonowal on Monday and submitted a memorandum urging for earliest implementation of the historic accord.

Former president of NDFB-P Gavinda Basumatary, ABSU president Dipen Boro, general secretary Lawrence Islary and former general secretary of NDFB-S BR Ferenga also met chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal.

The delegation also demanded early release of ex-gratia payment, rehabilitation of NDFB cadres and recruitment of NDFB cadres in government jobs etc.

Meanwhile, interacting with media persons soon after reaching Kokrakhar, the delegation members expressed satisfaction over the meeting.

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