A 12-member group of Garo National Union met Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday at Assam Secretariat and submitted a memorandum to press for their demand for the creation of Garo Autonomous Council.
The Union led by its advisor Dr MS Sangma requested the Chief Minister to take step for the implementation of their demand. Chief Minister Gogoi while reiterating his intent for the welfare of all sections of the society assured the Garo National Union leaders of taking adequate measures to fulfil their demand. He further said the government is in the process of meeting procedural requirements in giving shape to the Autonomous Council. He moreover, assured to dispose the matter in the coming Assembly Session of the State.