In addition, the Shah had some official dealings in Meghalaya during his stay. Officials said Friday that Shah will chair a closed-door meeting with the CM, Secretaries and police chiefs of all NE states on Saturday.
The northeastern states include Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim. Assam has border conflicts with Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Mizoram.
Providing details of Shah’s program, officials said he would inaugurate an Interstate Bus Stop (ISBT) at Mawiong on the outskirts of Shillong and Frozen factory in New Shillong Town.
The union minister is also expected to visit Sohra (formerly Cherrapunji) on Sunday to inaugurate a reforestation project, to inaugurate Greater Sohra Water Supply Scheme and he is scheduled to visit Ramakrishna Mission Ashram there. Sohra is about 65 km south of Shillong and on a clear sunny day one can enjoy a panoramic view of the plains of Bangladesh. The interior minister has scheduled a 30-minute meeting with leaders of civic organizations, where he is expected to testify about their grievances, a senior official said.
All organizations are prepared to recommend to the union interior minister on various state matters, including the need to carry out an internal Llne license (IL P), border disputes between the countries, inclusion of the Khasi language in the Eighth Roadmap and amendments to the Sixth Roadmap of the Indian Constitution, sources close to the organizations said. Officials say security has been beefed up here ahead of the Union minister’s visit. Police and paramilitary forces have been instructed to remain vigilant, stay vigilant and increase patrols in the city, especially in the vicinity of the site and the roads leading to ISBT and the Town. New Shillong because the Shah is scheduled to inaugurate both projects, they said. A mock maneuver to facilitate the smooth movement of the union minister’s cavalry from the helipad to the site has also been carried out since Thursday as part of the security agreement. security.
A senior Interior Ministry official said that all markets and businesses here have been ordered to close by the county government on Saturday and Sunday, although the closure has been eased to avoid any problems. any question of law and order. He said all necessary measures are being taken in coordination with the state police, central agencies and paramilitary forces in all the places the Minister is scheduled to visit during his visit. His two days in the state began on Saturday.
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