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Sutradhar sanmiloni demands development council

Kokrajhar: The All BTC Sutradhar Sanmiloni demands formation of Sutradhar Development Council  during their annual conference which concluded on SUnday. The 14th annual conference was held at Sahitya Sabha Bhawan in Kokrajhar. The conference discussed issues related to development of the the Sutradhar community.

Delegates from four districts of the BTAD region participated the conference. The Sanmiloni decided to put pressure on the state government for formation of Sutradhar Development Council as other scheduled communities are enjoying development council in the state.

A new executive committee of the All BTC Sutradhar Sanmiloni was formed with Amulya Sutradhar and Madhav Sutradhar as secretary for next five year term.

General Secretary of All Assam Sutradhar Sanmiloni, Dhiraj Mahan Sutradhar graced as chief guest on the conference. Sutradhar has alleged that their community has been depriving from development and welfare aspects due to insincerity of the state government.

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