Amit Shah inspects Indo-Bangla border at Mankachar, meets BSF personnel


Guwahati: Union Home Minister Amit Shah has reached Mankachar where he is inspecting the Indo-Bangla border and also held a meeting with the security forces around.

Security arrangement has been tightened across the state due to the Home Minister’s visit

Following this, Home Minister Shah will be laying the foundation stone of the state-of-the-art armoury of the Border Security Force in Tamulpur where he will also launch the Khadi and Village industries products at Kalcheni.

HM Shah arrived in Assam on Sunday night at LGBI Airport where he was received by Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma, Ministers Atul Bora, Parimal Suklabaidya, Ashok Singhal, state BJP President Bhabesh Kalita and other dignitaries.

Later in the day, Home Minister Shah will inaugurate the office building of the Directorate of Census operations at Amingaon in Kamrup and will also virtually inaugurate the SSB buildings.

Around 6 PM, the Union Home Minister will be inaugurating the new super-speciality hospital for Cardio and Neurology at GMCH.

On 10 May, the Union Home Minister Shah will confer the President’s Colour Medal to the Assam Police at a special parade at the Nehru Stadium in Guwahati. And, later, he will attend the one-year anniversary of the Himanta Biswa Sarma-led Assam Government.