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Tuki seeks Centre’s intervention



Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki has sought Centre’s intervention to resolve the big dam agitation simmering in Lakhimpur and Dhemaji.



The Chief minister on Friday called on Union Power Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde in Delhi and sought his intervention in the on-going agitation against NHPC project at Gerukamukh.



He called on Sindhe after protesters served a two-day ultimatum to Dispur to break the stalemate and threatened to go for a massive blockade. Accompanied by MP Takam Sanjoy, Tuki requested him to convene a meeting of the chief ministers of Assam and Arunachal besides MPs of both the states to end the on-going stalemate. Tuki, further, urged the minister to direct the Assam government to negotiate with the agitating organisations.


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