Barpeta (Assam) : On Tuesday, locals protested against MLA of Bagbar Assembly constituency of Barpeta district and Congress Party candidate Sherman Ali Ahmed and Baghbar Chara village panchayat president Aqlima Khatoon.
The protesters burnt effigies of the local MLA and shouted slogans. The protesting locals said that due to non-construction of road, culvert, bridge etc. in the area of the MLA, the local people are facing a lot of problems. No concrete steps were taken even after the local MLA and the chairman of the Gram Panchayat were repeatedly apprised of the problem. The local people are very angry about this.
During the five-year tenure of the MLA, nothing of development has been done in the area. Local villagers, angry with the MLA, have announced to vote.