GUWAHATI: The Joint Secretary (North East), Ministry of Home Affairs, Satyendra Garg, called on Mizoram Chief Minister Pu Zoramthanga at the residence of the latter on Thursday evening at Aizawl.
Garg appraised the Chief Minister about the discussion which took place on Wednesday at Silchar between the Home Secretary of Mizoram and her counterpart from Assam, as a result of which the main concern of traffic between the states have been restored.
The Joint Secretary conveyed to the Chief Minister his expectation that normalcy is restored soon. He also addressed the larger issue concerning the border for which he hoped a mutually acceptable end could be achieved.
Following the discussion, Mizoram chief minister said, “Had a very fruitful meeting with Pu Satyendra Garg, Jt. Secy (North East), MHA, GOI, regarding border conflict of Assam-Mizoram. I appraise the Ministry of Home Affairs for their dedication; their zeal for solving the current border dispute the two States shares at ground level.”
The Joint Secretary also met with Chief Secretary of Mizoram Pu Lalnunmawia Chuaungo and also with leaders of the Joint-NGOs.