Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Sononwal seeks constructive criticism

Chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal once again reiterated that his government will welcome and accept 'constructive criticism'.

Amid growing protest against the controversial Citizenship Amendement Act, which has rocked the entire country, Sonowal said that the state BJP-led government has been working for upliftment of all irrespective of religion and caste since 2016.

Addressing a pressmeet on Wednesday the chief minister sought cooperation from all section of the people for making the state prosperous.

“We have been earnestly trying to do work for all. We need your (journalists) constructive criticism.”, he said, adding that the people should continue to keep faith in the government. “We would not do anything which could be harmful for the state and its people. I appeal all people to keep faith on us like before.”

Earlier, Sonowal blamed the Congress and the leftists for the on-going protest against the CAA in Assam.

Several organisations including the All Students' Union(AASU) and people from different strata of the society have been vehemently protesting against the contentious Act since December 3.

Author info

AT News's picture

Assam Times Staff

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

More Stories

All IIT Employees' Meeting held

8 Feb 2010 - 10:21pm | trishnalineog
The 81st meeting of the Co-ordination Committee of All IIT Employees Unions and Associations was held in IIT Guwahati during 5th to 7 th Feb. All the seven IIT have participated in the meeting and...

Gogoi orders probe into Kaziranga poaching

26 Jan 2008 - 5:09am | editor
Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has asked the Chief Secretary to set up a one-man inquiry committee headed by Principal Secretary PK Choudhury to probe into the reasons for the rise in incidents of...

Gogoi's effigy burnt on NRC move

25 Jun 2015 - 7:16pm | AT News
 Various political parties and organizations burnt the effigy of chief minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday alleging his move to include Bangladeshi immigrants in the NRC.BJP and AJYCP activists in...