Golaghat, Aug 10: Activists of All Assam Minority Students Union’s Golaghat district unit on Friday protested in front of the DC office in Golaghat against the NEEPCO authorities for the severe floods in Golaghat.
In the protest, they also opposed the construction of big dams, demanded immediate compensation to the flood victims, exemption of agriculture loans of flood affected farmers etc. The protesters demanded a proper investigation into the matter of excess water release by the NEEPCO authorities for which Golaghat got worst hit by floods. Taking part in the protest, AAMSU central committee leader Rejaul Karim demanded immediate compensation from the NEEPCO authorities to the flood victims, otherwise severe protests will take place in future. Later a memorandum was sent to the CM through the DC.