Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal stated that the Government of Assam would send the report of the Group of Ministers (GoM) constituted for preparation of modalities for granting Schedule Tribe status to the six communities to the Central Government soon.

He additionally stated that the proposed Autonomous Council for the Moran community would begin functioning inside a brief time frame. The Chief Minister stated this in a gathering with a delegation of assorted organisations of the Moran Community held in Guwahati on Saturday.

Stating that the State Government is making honest efforts to remedy the problems affecting the Moran neighborhood, the Chief Minister knowledgeable that the GoM constituted by the state authorities for preparation of modalities for granting ST status to the six communities had initiated consultations with all stakeholders and would soon submit its report, which might then be despatched to the Central Government. The Chief Minister stated that the State Government is making all out efforts to guarantee granting of ST status to the six communities with out effecting the rights and privileges of the prevailing scheduled tribes.

Further saying that the State Government deeply felt the necessity for a constitutional mechanism for the Moran neighborhood to advance its socio-economic, political and educational wants, Chief Minister Sonowal knowledgeable that the proposed Autonomous Council for the neighborhood would begin functioning shortly.

Informing {that a} historical past of the Moran Community as introduced earlier by the State Government could be revealed soon, the Chief Minister expressed hope that the e book would current a element image of the wealthy heritage, tradition and contribution of the neighborhood to the expansion of Assamese Society. He additionally spoke about numerous steps taken by the federal government for holistic improvement of the neighborhood.

The Representatives of the Moran neighborhood submitted a memorandum to the Chief Minister within the assembly highlighting numerous calls for. A delegation of Baghjan Milanjyoti Sangha additionally submitted a memorandum to the Chief Minister within the assembly demanding early launch of compensation to the affected households of Baghjan gasoline oil hearth incident and capping of the gasoline properly. The Chief Minister assured the delegation to focus on the problems with OIL authority for early resolution.

Earlier, representatives of All Assam Bengali Yuva Chatra Federation and All Assam Gorkha Students Union met the Chief Minister at Assam Administrative Staff College and submitted memorandum highlighting numerous calls for of the organisations. The Chief Minister assured each the delegation to positively look into their calls for.