Border Dispute: Assam, Mizoram CMs Discuss Border Row, Agree to Set Up Panels to Resolve Disputes
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and his Mizoram counterpart Zoramthanga on Friday agreed to resolve the border disputes by constituting state committees.
On Friday, both the chief ministers met the Union Home Minister Amit Shah at his residence in New Delhi.
Following the meeting, the Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma took to his official Twitter handle saying, “It has been decided that both the states will constitute committees for resolving the border disputes through discussions. Towards this end, Chief Ministers’ level talks will also take place from time to time. We’re grateful to Union HM for his kind guidance and support.”
Earlier, on Thursday, both the chief ministers met each other at Assam House, New Delhi, followed by a dinner.
“We had a very good meeting. We are like brothers. Tomorrow we will meet the Union Home Minister Amit Shah together. We will try to increase our fencing all along the border,” said Mizoram CM Zoramthanga before the media.
However, CM Sarma said that they did not discuss anything except enjoying the dinner together.