The two-day 27th Conference of Police DG and IGs of Northeast on law & order in the Northeast has been inaugurated by Chief Minister Prof. (Dr.) Manik Saha at Pragna Bhawan today. Chief Secretary J. K. Sinha, Tripura Police DG Amitabh Ranjan along with Police Dis and ICs of Northeastern states, Central Intellinge Bureau, Narcotics Control Bureau and High-ranking officials of different levels were present in the conference. The Chief Minister said, drug is entering the Northeastem states through illegal ways.
Drugs from different states and countries are also entering Tripura. The central government is working with Zero Tolerance Policy against drugs. Tripura is also continuing its drive against drugs along with all the states of the Northeast. The Chief Minister informed that the Northeastern states will take up certain active plans and steps against drugs dealing in the conference. Alcohol related issues, terrorism and illegal infiltration will also be discussed in the conference.
The Chief Minister said, there has been huge improvement in the law & order of the Northeast. There is no longer the black chapter of terrorism in the Northeast. He informed that fencing is almost complete in border areas of the state. To complete fencing in the remaining areas, regular communication is being done with the Bangladesh govemment. The Chief Minister said, the central government is working for the development of the Northeast under Act East Policy.
The Northeastern states are at present jointly working together towards development. He said, the Northeast is being seen as the Ashtalakhsmi. This has been possible with the positive outlook of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said, this kind of conference has been organized after long period of time, which is a good news for the citizens of the state. The Chief Minister hoped for the overall success of the conference.