Goria Moria Deshi Jatiya Parishad Stages Hunger Strike In Kokrajhar


KOKRAJHAR, MAR 7: The Goria Moria Deshi Jatiya Parishad of Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) coordination committee has organised 10-hour sit in hunger strike in Kokrajhar town today on demand of early solutions of demands and grievances of the community.

Nearly hundred members and activists of the parishad participated the strike with banner, placards which was started from 7 am in the morning being carried out at MG Park in Kokrajhar town.

The parishad orgaanized the strike with five points of charter of demands are included ensure political rights for Goria Moria Deshi community in BTR region, ensure opportunities for land rights in BTR region in line like tribal belt, blocks, ensure a development board for Goria Moria Deshi community in BTR government and ensure a member representative in all corporation/ boards which are being instituted by BTR government.

A memorandum was submitted to the BTR CEM Pramod Boro through the deputy commissioner of Kokrajhar seeking immediate steps bringing a healthy development and welfare of the Goria Moria Deshi community in the region.

President of the BTC coordination committee of the parishad, Sheik Selim Patgiri has demanded immediate initiative for political rights for the Goria Moria community across the Bodoland belts.He said that the Goria Moria community is indigenous people of the state and accordingly the community must be uplifted with developmental aspects.

He has urged the state government and BTR government for taking a deep steps towards bringing healthy welfare and development of the indigenous Goria Moria community.