Shillong: Rajabala West Legislator, Dr Azad Zaman met the Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma regarding the National Registration Citizens (NRC).
Speaking to Media persons he said “ I ‘ve met the Chief Minister regarding the women from Meghalaya, Khasi and Garo who married and settled in Assam are now being treated as outsiders in the NRC list.”
The MLA urged the government to appeal to the Supreme Court that those women from Meghalaya be included in the NRC list after all documents be furnished from here. He said, “Several numbers of women from Meghalaya married in Assam, it is shocking to see that even bonafied citizens of India residing iin Assam are deemed illegal while those from Assam residing in Meghalaya are legal” .
He also complain that the documents they submitted are not accepted though they are from Meghalaya but residing in Assam.
The Chief Minister assured the legislator that he will take up this matter to ensure that people of Meghalaya in Assam do not face any difficulty in this regard.