Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Assam on Saturday and, according to the state government’s plan, distributed land patta/allocation certificates to 100,000 beneficiaries to the indigenous people of Sivasagar.
Modi reiterated: “Today I am here to be a part of your happiness and celebration as our government in Assam has completed a huge task. Today, those who love Assam and are from the state are getting recognition of their land,” The indigenous peoples who handed over the land rights to the country.
State health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that Assam and the Northeast region have received due attention from the central government and have made unprecedented progress in the past six years. He added: “We thank the PM for giving the region a new direction in terms of growth and inclusive development,”