Infiltration, flood main issues of Assam: Amit Shah in campaign kick-off | Guwahati News

GUWAHATI: After West Bengal, residence minister Amit Shah on Saturday launched BJP’s election campaign in Assam for retaining energy in 2021 underlining two issues—infiltration and floods as the 2 issues of the state.
Addressing a mammoth gathering at Amingaon on the northern financial institution of Brahmaputra river close to Guwahati, Shah mentioned that solely BJP can cease infiltration and produce a couple of everlasting resolution the annual floods.
Shah mentioned, “The only two problems that Assam face are infiltration and flood. Can Congress stop infiltration? Only BJP under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi can stop this menace. The infiltrators have affected the rich culture and tradition of Assam, deprived the youths of the soil and have halted the wheels of development.”
“The Bodoland election (council election two weeks which for the first time has put BJP in the administration in alliance with regional parties) was only a semi-final. Now the final is ahead. In the Assam polls, we will have full majority. The Sonowal-Himanta combination has worked wonders for Assam,” he mentioned.
“In the final 4 and half years we have now labored however for the subsequent 5 years we have to work quite a bit. We have to discover a everlasting resolution to flood, make Assam the tourism hub of the nation and generate employment.
Invoking Assam’s 14th century Bhakti Movement’s Vaishnavite saint, Srimanta Sankardeva, Shah mentioned that BJP is dedicated to provoke a social transformation by reviving a Bhakti motion as handed over cheques of Rs 2.5 lakh every as a monetary help of to over 8,000 “Namghars” or Vaishnavite prayer halls.
At the identical venue Shah additionally launched a Rs 186-crore beautification project for Batardeva Than in Nagoan, the primary establishment established by Srimanta Sankerdeva in 1509.
Without straight referring to the violent anti-CAA motion in the state, Shah mentioned that Assam’s peaceable environment was being disturbed and the method of growth halted due a number of agitations in the state.
“There was a time when separatists used to give arms in the hands of the youth in these states. Almost all armed groups have joined the mainstream and the startups launched by youth are competing with other startups globally,” Shah was quoted by information company ANI as saying.
Shah arrive right here on Friday night time on a three-day go to. During his go to, Shah will meet senior BJP leaders and NDA companions to finalise the technique for Assam Assembly Elections 2021.


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