ASSAM NEWS

Debolal Gorlosa government completes two years in office

A Correspondent
Haflong, June 11: The present government at North CacharHills Autonomous Council under the leadership of Debolal Gorlosa on Monday celebrated successful completion of two years of progress towards development after taking charge at the office at council. The programme, Disha Pragaman was organised at the district library auditorium in Haflong today with Sum Ronghang, Assam Minister for Hills Area Development, Mines & Minerals as the chief guest. The programme was also attended by Borkhola MLA Kishore Nath, MLA, Bokajan MLA Dr.Numal Momin, Howraghat MLA Joyram Englang and others.

CEM in his speech thanked the public and people of Dima Hasao for giving him the opportunity to serve for the development of the district. Narrating about the challenges after assuming the office as the CEM, his government prioritised to root out corruption and fund leakages that were meant for development purposes. Talking about the salary problems faced by the employee of the normal sector of the council, CEM Gorlosa said that his government is working on it in a priority manner and is confident that the salary issue will be permanently solved within two years approximately.

Addressing the public, Gorlosa spoke on how he along with his team of Executive Members had personally visited market at Haflong to check the illegal traders without proper documentation or licence. Various measures have been taken in-order to increase the revenue of council such as the implementation of dao tax, reassessment of the unrecorded occupation of land by NEEPCO at Umrangso, MoU with Assam Power Generation Corporation Ltd. (APGCL), introduction of Anti-defection law for an ensured stable governance at the council. Various others reformative works undertaken by the present government during these two years were thoroughly discussed in the meeting.