by NEWSNER , 2021-03-23 15:56:52
The Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday released its manifesto for Assam Assembly polls and promised to figure on a corrected National Register of Citizens (NRC) for state’s protection.
The manifesto, released by BJP National President JP Nadda, promised to guard “genuine Indian citizens and to detect infiltrators” to make sure the Ahom civilization stays safe.
“We will work on a corrected NRC for Assam’s protection. we'll protect genuine Indian citizens and detect infiltrators to make sure the Ahom civilization stays safe to guard Assam’s political rights, we'll speed up the delimitation process,” the BJP chief said while releasing the manifesto.
The manifesto also promised to create big reservoirs around the Bramhaputra River to conserve extra water under the “Bramhaputra Vision” to save lots of people from floods.
“30 lakh deserving families are going to be paid support of Rs 3,000 per month under Orunodoi Scheme,” the manifesto said.
Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and state Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma were also present at the event.
Earlier on Saturday, Congress released the party’s manifesto before the state Assembly elections during which the party has promised to defend the “idea of the state of Assam”.
Elections for the 126-seat Assam legislature are scheduled to require a place in three phases from March 27 to April 6. The results are going to be announced on May 2.