Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma will lead a delegation of cabinet ministers to visit Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the national capital . The suspected clash occurred in the area bordering Assams West Karbi Anglong district and Mukroh village in Meghalayas West Jaintia Hills .
Shillong (Meghalaya) India — On Tuesday, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma will lead a delegation of cabinet ministers to visit Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the national capital to brief him about the latest fire incident along the Assam border that killed six people and injured others.The delegation would also request that an investigation be launched by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) or the National Investigation Agency (NIA).The suspected clash occurred in the area bordering Assam's West Karbi Anglong district and Mukroh village in Meghalaya's West Jaintia Hills.A forest guard from Assam was killed in the attack, according to national media, and it has nothing to do with the border.Meghalaya also temporarily halted mobile internet service in seven districts of the state for 48 hours soon after the incident.The telecom and social media services were suspended in all Meghalaya districts, including West Jaintia Hills, East Jaintia Hills, East Khasi Hills, Ri-Bhoi, Eastern West Khasi Hills, West Khasi Hills, and South West Khasi Hills, according to Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma.I also spoke with Assam Chief Minister regarding the case.We want a central government to investigate. The Assam government has also agreed to cooperate and will also request the Government of India for the same, Sangma said.Sangma also toured Mukroh village and met the families of the victims of the Assam-Meghalaya border shooting.Such oppression will not exist in the future.Our primary concern is the border problem.I have discussed it with Assam CM. The Chief Minister gave the next of kin Rs 5 lakh each.We are here to ensure that the appropriateness is taken and that the problems that you are facing in the future are minimized.The border issue is our highest priority, and he said we will do everything we can to ensure that the border issue is resolved at the most appropriate time.Both states offered 5 lakh as compensation for each of the deceased's next of kin, and we have initiated a judicial probe and then forward the matter to the CBI or NIA.