Assam CM distributes land pattas in Dhemaji and Jonai under Basundhara 2.0


Assam Chief Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday distributed land pattas in Dhemaji and Jonai during a ceremonial programme under Mission Basundhara 2.0.

CM Sarma reiterated government’s committment to extend the flagship Mission Basundhara 2.0 to all section of the society including non-cadastral villages. 

Over 2 lakh families will be receiving their land pattas under Mission Basundhara 2.0.

Taking to X CM Sarma wrote, “Beginning today, after 76 years of independence, over 2 lakh families will get land rights. Team Assam is touring the entire State to distribute Land Pattas under Mission Basundhara 2.0, a first-of-its kind initiative to empower our people. I was in Dhemaji and Jonai today.”

Since its inception on November 14, 2022, Mission Basundhara 2.0 has been instrumental in empowering landless indigenous people and weaker sections of society by securing their rightful ownership of land.

The program offers low or easy premium options for landless Scheduled Tribes, Scheduled Castes, Persons with Disabilities, widows without earning members, and cultivators with no regular income. One of the primary objectives of Mission Basundhara 2.0 is to secure the land rights of tribal communities holding hereditary lands.