Assam government provides financial aid to surrendered NDFB cadres

Assam government provides financial aid to surrendered NDFB cadres

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Guwahati: The Assam Government has provided a financial aid of Rs 4 lakh each to 1,279 surrendered National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) cadres on Tuesday.

In a ceremony held at Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) Auditorium, Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal himself has handed the amount to the ex-NDFB members.

Along with CM Sonowal, the ceremony was attended by Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) chief Pramod Boro, DGP Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta, commissioner of police Munna Prasad Gupta, chief secretary Jishnu Barua and other dignitaries of the state.

The money was distributed as fixed deposit amount to the surrendered NDFB members from four districts in BTC and 10 other districts.