Shillong: Yesterday the KSU Hingaria Unit which is under the KSU Khliehriat Circle East Jaintia hills, halted the ongoing barb wire fencing in the India- Bangladesh border.
Along with the landowners members of the KSU Hingaria Unit put a halt because the NBC Company, they alleged have not paid land compensation to the landowners whose lands are affected and crops destroyed due to the fencing work. The Company is adamant to the pleas and reminders made by the landowners who are farmers. Due to this adamant attitude of the Company this action of halting the process was carried out to compel it to clear the compensation work as it has drastically affected the livelihood of the landowners in the area.
According to the President ka KSU Hingaria Unit u Samla S.S Lamin the Hingaria village authority through its General Secretary, Garnes Talang express that the village has no problem with the fencing issue but very disappointed with the delay to clear the compensation work by the Company because this he said, affects the livelihood of the people especially when the way the fencing work is carried out caused further loss to the people as the work even tamper with the agreed measurement.