Guwahati. Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday reprimanded the District Collector (DC) for blocking traffic during his visit to Nagaon district. Due to the traffic jam, there was a lot of jam on National Highway 37 near Gumothagaon.
Speaking about the incident CM Himanta Sarma said, “I reprimanded the concerned authorities for stopping the traffic despite clear instructions not to create inconvenience to the people during my journey. The national highway, including ambulances, was blocked for more than 15 minutes. This VIP culture is not acceptable in today’s Assam.”
#WATCH Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma reprimands DC Nagaon for traffic jam near Gumothagaon on National Highway 37.
He was in the area to lay the foundation stone of a road, earlier today. pic.twitter.com/nXBEXxpu6k
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In the video, the chief minister is seen walking on a road surrounded by his guards when he calls the superintendent of police (SP). On noticing the DC of Nagaon, the CM called him and said, “Hey DC saab, what are these dramas, why have the car stopped? Is any King Maharaja coming?”
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In fact, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma was in Nagaon district to lay the foundation stone of the road connecting Gumutha village and Maha Mrityunjaya temple to NH37.
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