Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Wednesday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi.
“In past 7 years Assam has seen unprecedented growth & prosperity. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been very kind & benevolent in his blessings to people of Assam and gifted us with numerous development projects. Today I sought Hon’ble PM guidance on the way ahead for us,” tweeted chief minister Sarma after the meeting.
After his meeting with the Prime Minister, Sarma sat for two separate meetings with National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval and Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) chief Samant Goel.
It is believed that the issue of starting formal-talks with ULFA(I) was discussed in both the meetings.
Assam chief minister Sarma also had a separate meeting with Union home secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla.
His towering vision has taken India to glorious heights of prosperity. Assam has especially been a beneficiary of Prime Minister Sri @narendramodi’s generosity. It’s a great pride to be serving under him as CM of Assam.
Met Adarniya PM & took his blessings today. pic.twitter.com/RJccUij03q
— Himanta Biswa Sarma (@himantabiswa) June 2, 2021
On day three of this visit to the national capital, Sarma also met three Union ministers including Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Union minister for housing and urban affairs and civil aviation Hardeep Singh Puri and Union health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan.
Sarma during his meeting with Dr Vardshan has reportedly discussed the present COVID19 situation of the state.
The chief minister is believed to have briefed Dr Vardhan about various initiatives being taken by the state government to control the situation.
During his meeting with Hardeep Puri, Sarma discussed issues pertaining to urban development & civil aviation.