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Tension in Dhansiri as Nagaland steps in to set up polling booth

It’s trouble that brews again in Golaghat district bordering Nagaland following a bid to set up a polling booth for the March 5 Assembly polls forcing the authorities to review the situation prevailing in the area.

According to information, the Nagaland people have been terrorizing the areas within Assam territory which fall under B sector in Dhansiri sub division. Even the people who have been living in the areas in Assam for decades are sometimes forced by the Naga people to take their consent in selling and purchase of land and even to repair their own houses.

The gaonburahs of the region apprised these while they attended a recent meeting in Uriamghat organised to take stock of the situation in entire areas. Presided over by Assam home commissioner, the meeting held at the 142nd CRPF company was attended among others by border IGP R M Singh, Golaghat Deputy Commissioner Dipak Kumar Goswami, police superintendent Pradip Kumar Haloi, B sector commandant Sujit Kumar and magistrate in border pradip Swargiary along with a few top ranked forest officials.

On the other hand, it is alleged that nagaland in a bid to set up a polling booth in No 3 Dolonipothar at the instance of the Nagaland Government.
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