Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday distributed land allotment papers to indigenous people in Assam, where election will be held this year. The PM said that tt is a matter of sadness that even after so many years since Independence, there are those in Assam who have not got recognition for their land.
"...There are lakhs who did not have any documentation of their land. But now, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal ji and his government have worked to ensure that people get their recognition," PM Modi said. Home minister Amit Shah is also in Assam to give fillip to the poll campaign.