Assam BJP government provided land pattas to 1 lakh indigenous people.
In what can be termed as one of the historic decision of BJP government in Assam, the Sarbananda government has distributed land pattas to 1 lakh indigenous people of Assam on 5th October 2020.
Fulfilling the promise made by the BJP in 2016 before coming to power, the historic step has brought smiles and new hope to indigenous people who were deprived of their rights for the last seven decades.
After the completion of the momentous event, CM Sarbananda Sonowal has passed a video message:
Shefali Vaidya Tweeted A Video:
In a historic decision, Assam Govt gives 1 lakh Land Pattas to landless indigenous families of Assam, fulfilling a promise made by the @BJP4India in 2016. This is good news for people of Assam@sarbanandsonwal pic.twitter.com/CNdcxBifXp— Shefali Vaidya. (@ShefVaidya) October 11, 2020
CM Sarbananada Sonowal have also tweeted about the event. He said,” No Govt, in the past 70 years, had taken any firm steps for the indigenous people of Assam.
No Govt, in the past 70 years, had taken any firm steps for the indigenous people of Assam.— Sarbananda Sonowal (@sarbanandsonwal) October 5, 2020
With PM Shri @narendramodi ji's ideal of 'Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas, Sabka Vishwas', @BJP4India's engine of development is leading us on the path of progress. #JatiMatiBheti pic.twitter.com/hRwjgV1JAl
State BJP president Ranjeet Kumar Dass said.“A total of 45,141 land pattas were provided till March. With the new land pattas, the total number of land pattas provided has gone up to 1,00,802,”
Netizens have applauded this historic decision of the government in social media:
The @sarbanandsonwal govt is working to protect the interest of the indigenous people and Assam.— Voice of Assam (@VoiceOfAxom) October 5, 2020
Land Rights for 1 lakh landless families fulfills a great promise of this Govt. One lac land pattas will be given to the landless indigenous people of Assam. #JatiMatiBheti
They also said that the government have truly kept the #JatiMatiBheti promise by providing the Jati (community) with the Mati (land) pattas & thus making the Bheti (foundation) strong. It is noteworthy that most of these lands are snatched from the illegal immigrants who were occupying the land illegally.