Guwahati: In view of the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Northeast, India, the Assam government has imposed a ban on drones and flying activities in Guwahati on March 7 and 8.
Modi will visit Nagaland, Meghalaya, and Tripura on March 7 and 8 to attend the swearing-in ceremonies of the respective newly elected state governments.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah, BJP president JP Nadda and other senior leaders is also likely to accompany the Prime Minister.
As per official, the Kamrup (Metro) administration has imposed a ban on drones and flying activities in Guwahati on March 7 and 8 in view of PM Modi’s visit.
The BJP has secured a majority in Tripura while the saffron party won two seats in Meghalaya, where outgoing Chief Minister and National People’s Party chief Conrad Sangma Friday submitted a letter of support signed by 32 MLAs and staked a claim to form the new government.
In Nagaland, the BJP won 12 out of 20 seats that it contested and its ally Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) secured 25 seats in the 60-member House. However, Neiphiu Rio, the longest-serving Chief Minister of the state, is all set to retain his office for the fifth consecutive term after winning the Northern Angami-II seat.