Guwahati/ 2nd May’2018 (Prag News Desk):
All Assam Student’s Union members took to the roads by blocking a Lakhimpur-Majuli connecting road on Wednesday leading to a huge traffic jam in the Balichapori area of Majuli.
The members of the student’s organization censured the PWD officers of the region blaming them for the pathetic state of the road. The AAU members further alleged that a huge scam worth crores of rupees has been going on in the name of road construction and maintenance in the region which also falls under Chief Minister Sonowal’s constituency.
According to local reports, though repair of the particular road has started low quality materials have been used for the same and black toppings are coming off at places in the newly constructed road.
Hundreds of AASU workers blocked the road which led to a heated argument between the AASU leaders and the authorities on Wednesday.
The AASU members stated that due to the negligence and corruption of the government officials, common people of the region have to constantly suffer for lack of proper roads.