Activists of Asomiya Yuba Mancha protest in Demow
People of Bhekelai village near the Demow River are facing serious problems due to erosion.
DEMOW: People of Bhekelai village near the Demow River are facing serious problems due to erosion. The people and the activists of Asomiya Yuba Mancha (AYM) protested near the Demow River on Friday.
The protesters alleged that the Water Resources Department had not taken proper steps till date to check the erosion. Jadab Gogoi, president of Asomiya Yuba Mancha (AYM) central committee said that the monsoon season was approaching and unless proper steps were taken, erosion would wreak havoc in the village.
The protesters demanded the State Government and department concerned to take immediate anti-erosion measures within 15 days or they would gherao the office of the department concerned.