The hapless people of Lakia Dadhia, who became homeless after a massive erosion, have appealed help from people for survival. In December last year they have started a sit-in-demonstration demanding rehabilitation. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, on Sunday, in a public meeting at Jonai, Dhemaji assured that the state government would rehabilitate the people of Lakia Dadhia soon.
Earlier today, noted Assamese story teller Juri Bora Borgohain has on behalf of the helpless people asked for help. In a facebook post the the story teller said, “Laika Dadhia's people are now seen utterly helpless. They have nothing to eat except rice. I appealed to all people and organizations to extend help to them.” In the same post she also ridiculed Chief Minister Sonowal and the AJP's president, Lurinjyoti Gogoi. She informed that one person identified as Nirlal Sukrang is now seriously ill. He has admited to the Assam Medical College& Hospital(AMCH), Dibrugah, Borgohain said. Currently, he is undergoing treatment at the Medicine Department of the AMCH.