New Delhi, July 28 (IBNS) Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth reviewed the relief measures for the violence affected people in Kokrajhar district of Assam, in a high level meeting in New Delhi on Friday.
"Two special medical teams have been dispatched by a special aircraft from Delhi last evening. Two senior officers from the Ministry of Drinking Water & Sanitation have also been deputed to ensure satisfactory arrangements for drinking water and sanitation," said a government statement on Saturday.
The meeting was attended by senior officers of the all concerned Ministries/Departments. The Chief Secretary and other senior officers of the state also participated through video conferencing.
As of now, 65 Companies of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) have been made available to Assam government after moving them from other States.
In addition, earlier state had also been authorized to use 116 Companies of CAPFs.
Out of these 116 Companies, eight Companies are currently deployed for law and order duties in the Kokrajhar district.
Thus, a total of 73 Companies are deployed in affected areas for maintenance of law and order.