Guwahati: Congress MLA from Mariani constituency, Rupjyoti Kurmi wrote a note with his blood after slitting his palm, during the ongoing Assam Assembly session as a mark of protest.
Rupjyoti Kurmi staged a protest in the morning and wrote a note with his blood on Tuesday. The note written by Kurmi read, “Nagaon, Cachar Paper Mill, Ailabari, Hatishila Tea estate, Namrup Fertilizers Industries, all are established in the heart of Assam. These are our identity and pride, and so they are our future as they provide employment and livelihood to the people.”
In the note, he wrote with his blood, “So, Assamese people’s future will not be played in the name of safeguarding, jati, mati and bheti.” Calling upon all the stakeholders of the Assamese society to voice out against the threats looking over the state, the Congress MLA added that the Assamese must stand united against the threats to the land and its people.