From our Correspondent
HOWRAGHAT, January 12: The ruling Congress party has intensified its election campaign in Karbi Anglong. The Congress formally kicked off its election campaign from the Howraghat legislative assembly constituency, which is considered to be main root foundation of the Congress.
A mammoth Congress rally was organized on Tuesday under the aegis of Howraghat Mondol Congress Committee at its office premises. State HAD Minister, Kharsing Engti, Chief Executive Member (CEM) of Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC), Tuliram Ronghang and EMS, KAAC like Sarat Brahma, Mongal Sing Timung, Bidyasing Rongpi, local MAC and Social Welfare EM, KAAC, Premala Beypi addressed the rally.
While addressing the crowd, the HAD Minister highlighted different schemes designed by the government and claimed of successful implementation of the government’s developmental social schemes in the State as well as in the autonomous district Karbi Anglong. Mentioning the past regime of the then ASDC-CPI (ML), Engti said that people had to sufferer intolerance during violence and unrest rule of the opposition. Besides, development works had also been completely derailed in the district due to the misrule of the ASCD-CPI (Ml).
Engti also lambasted the Central Government for curtailing funds of different schemes for Assam. He reiterated that Congress would continue fighting for the people of the State. Engti urged the public to support the party which always worked and fought for the needy people. s sub-division. In his speech, Tuliram Ronghang, CEM, KAAC, also attacked the BJP and its leaders of Karbi Anglong district. Ronghang said that the BJP had betrayed the people of Karbi Anglong and failed to maintain the promises they made during the last parliamentary election.