Silchar, Sep 30 : Silchar MLA Dipayan Chakrabarty has thanked the Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma for upgrading the Silchar Municipal board to Municipal corporation, in such a short span of time after taking the reign of Dispur.
“I promised it to my constituency people before election. But I am too surprised that the decision has been taken in such short span. I offer extreme gratitude to the CM for honoring my election manifest” said Silchar MLA Dipayan Chakrabarty to this website.
The Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, on Thursday, addressing a press conference at Dhemaji, after state cabinet meeting, said that two municipal Board viz- Silchar and Dibrugarh to be upgraded to Municipal Corporations.
“The decision will open up scope to expand the currently congested Silchar town. This is the need of the moment. Earlier no one thought in this direction” added Silchar MLA.