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HSDC stages protest for Hill State

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  3 May 2015 12:00 AM GMT


HAFLONG, May 2: Demanding immediate creation of Hills state for Karbi Anglong and Dima Hasao the Hills State Demand Council (HSDC) staged Dhar in front the office of the Deputy Commissioner, Dima Hasao at Haflong on Thursday.

Later they submitted a memorandum addressing to the Prime Minister of India by Dr. Jayanta Rongpi, Ex-MP, Convener, H.S.D.C. Dr. Jotson Bey, Ex-CEM, Convener, H.S.D.C. Shri Holiram Terang, Ex-Minister, Convener, H.S.D.C on behalf of the Hills State Demand Council and associate organizations through the Haflong DC.

The organizations in the memorandum stated that a positive political solution addressing the core issue of statehood is a must for maintaining sustaible peace and development in a geo-politically sensitive area. "Your government will be completing one year soon. However, no steps have yet been taken to take forward these assurances; more over no positive indication has come out yet," said the memorandum addressed to media.

The creation of State for the two hills district of Karbi Anglong and Dima Hasao would not only bring sustaible peace to the area but also positively contribute towards tion building, the memorandum added.

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