Himanta Biswa Sarma – Chief Minister, Assam:
- In a major breakthrough towards de-escalating tensions at Assam-Nagaland border, the two Chief Secretaries have arrived at an understanding to immediately withdraw states’ forces from border locations to their respective base camps.
- This is a historic step in our relations.
- My gratitude to HCM Sri Neiphiu Rio for working with Assam in restoring peace on the border.
- Assam is committed to ensuring peace along all its borders & strives for social & economic prosperity of #North East region.