GUWAHATI: Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal mentioned that State government has been sincerely working to meet all of the calls for together with granting Schedule Tribe (ST) status to six communities and formation of Kamtapur Autonomous Council.

He additionally mentioned that the group of ministers fashioned, would quickly meet the leaders of the totally different organisations to ship its remaining proposal of ST status to the Centre.

Meeting with the leaders of just a few organisations belonging to Koch Rajbongshis, Sonowal mentioned that each Centre and State governments are severe in assembly the calls for of varied ethnic communities with regards to their reservations and autonomy. Minister for the Welfare of Plain Tribes and Backward courses Chandan Brahma who was additionally current within the assembly apprised the leaders of the organisations that the State government has been sincerely working to accord totally different privileges and advantages to the ethnic communities.

Sonowal thanked the leaders of the Koch Rajbongshi to proceed their 53 years outdated democratic deliberations in a democratic approach. He additionally made it clear that Prime Minister Narendra Modi led Central Government together with the State government have been working sincerely to resolve varied issues confronted by totally different ethnic teams.

Sonowal mentioned that although the Group of Ministers led by Health and Family Welfare Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma held a number of rounds of discussions with all stakeholders with regard to granting of ST status to six communities, as a result of of the continuing coronavirus pandemic any additional dialogue couldn’t be held.

He, nonetheless, maintained that this dialogue with the leaders of Koch Rajbongshi can be crucial in taking the demand to its remaining stage. Similarly, Sonowal additionally mentioned that the formation of Kamtapur Autonomous Council would get constitutional status very quickly as his government would introduce a invoice to the State Assembly.

He additionally mentioned that the Group of Ministers would seat for a dialogue with all of the organisations in order that remaining name may be taken very quickly relating to granting of ST status to six communities.

Sonowal additionally held assembly with the representatives of All Santhal Students’ Union, Santhal Sahitya Sabha and Santhal Language Teachers’ Association at Assam Administrative Staff College. He additionally acquired memorandums containing varied calls for from them.

Saying that the state government has been taking steps to convey equal improvement to all huge and small communities in Assam, Sonowal said that the earlier governments failed to resolve the problems afflicting varied sections of the society.

The Chief Minister additionally assured that the state government would supply funds for development of a hostel and a visitor home for the Santhal neighborhood in Guwahati and he mentioned steps can be taken for creating Santhal language and literature below Bhasha Gaurab Achoni.

Brahma said that there would have been heaps of lacunas within the course of of granting ST status to six communities if the group of ministers was not arrange for the matter. He additionally mentioned the method would have had gained additional momentum if the COVID-19 scenario had not delayed it.