A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between Hon’ble Chief Minister of Assam Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma and Hon’ble Chief Minister of Meghalaya Conrad Kongkal Sangma to resolve the 50-year-old border issue between the two states in the presence of Hon’ble Union Home Minister Amit Shah at the office of the Ministry of Home Affairs in New Delhi on Tuesday (29th March, 2022).
“A historic occasion for people of Assam & Meghalaya as I signed MoU with Shri Conrad K Sangma ji in the presence of Adarniya Griha Mantri Amit Shah ji to resolve the 50-year-old boundary issue in 6 areas of difference. We are confident to resolve the remaining 6 areas too soon.
Grateful to Adarniya PM Narendra Modi ji & HM Amit Shah ji for their continuous guidance to achieve this settlement.
This is a milestone in our collective efforts to strengthen cooperative federalism. Together, we’re committed to resolve all such legacy boundary issues very soon”, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Assam Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted.