Arunachal MP Ninong Ering on meeting with PM Modi regarding Citizenship Amendment Bill ( CAB ) and Siang River.
Ninong Ering, MP from Arunachal Pradesh today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and protested against the Citizenship ( Amendment ) Bill-2016 and apprised him of issue of Siang River.
Ering told the Prime Minister that “The proposed Citizenship Amendment Bill has created unrest and ruckus in the North Eastern part of India. Even my state of Arunachal Pradesh has clearly shown dissatisfaction on the proposed bill and people have come out strongly against it.
Met Hon'ble PM Shri @narendramodi Ji and requested him to withdraw Citizenship Amendment Bill.
Also apprised him about the critical situation of Siang river and submitted a detailed research report on formalization of national policy of silt management. pic.twitter.com/sUWFdzMGPf
— Ninong Ering (@ninong_erring) February 6, 2019
We already have the critical issue of Chakma and Hajongs in Arunachal Pradesh from the past 30 years. The Citizenship Amendment Bill will further ignite the issue and create unforeseen administrative complexities.”
Additionally, MP submitted a detailed research report on “Formalization of the National Policy of Silt Management in Indian Rivers” in context of Siang River.