Assam and Meghalaya decided to resolve the issues of differences on border in phase wise manner. Talking to newspersons in Guwahati after a meeting on border issues in Guwahati, Chief Ministers of Assam Himanta Biswa Sarma and his counterpart Conrad K Sangma said that 6 areas have been identified to be resolved in priority basis.
Both the states decided to form 3 committees from each side headed by a cabinet minister for these 6 areas. The committee will submit the report within 30 days after making joint visits.
Both the Chief Ministers will also visit the border areas to install a sense of confidence .