New Delhi, Sep 2: Union Home Minister Amit Shah is scheduled to chair the meeting of North East Council on September 8 - 9, a Home Ministry official said here on Monday. The North East Council meeting will be attended by all Chief Ministers of North East states.
During the two day visit to Assam, Mr Shah will review and discuss the various developmental issues of the north east region. The Home Minister’s visit to the Guwahati assumes importance in the wake of the publication of ‘final list of National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam which had led to agony of as many as 19,06,657 persons who were excluded in the final NRC. (UNI)