The govt of Assam wants to accord Schedule Tribe (ST) status to 6 ethnic communities from Assam and very soon the reports formed by a Group of Ministers (GOM) will be sent to the center for further clearance. Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal informed about the same.
The six communities are Koch Rajbongshi, Tai Ahom, Chutia, Matak, Moran, and Tea Tribes from the state.
The CM while holding a meeting with delegations and various groups of organizations on Saturday said, “Government is making serious efforts to resolve the issues of Moran Community. It will have a detailed description of its rich culture “.
CM further stated that “Various steps have been taken by the state govt for the holistic development of the community“.