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Khumtai Constituency MLA Mrinal Saikia’s Effigy Burnt in Golaghat District, Assam

Effigy Burnt
MLA Mrinal Saikia

A Correspondent

GOLAGHAT, July 26:   For not granting ST status to Six communities of the State, the activists of All Assam Tai Ahom Students’ Union (AATASU), Golaghat district committee, burnt the effigy of Khumtai constituency MLA Mrinal Saikia on Thursday at Pulibor for his alleged comment against the six ethnic communities of the State. In a press statement, publicity secretary Ankur Konwar said that MLA Mrinal Saikia allegedly neglected the democratic process of granting ST status to the six communities. AATASU warned Mrinal Saikia to refrain from making such comments in the future.