Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma called on Union Home Minister Amit Shah at his New Delhi residence on Thursday afternoon. Significantly, Sarma apprised Shah of Assam’s ongoing war against drugs, human trafficking and cattle smuggling.

The Union Home Minister is said to be closely monitoring Assam’s war on drugs. Taking to Twitter, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma stated that Shah gave him valuable guidance on the key issues.

“Had the honour of meeting Adarniya Griha Mantri Sri @AmitShah ji at his New Delhi residence this afternoon. Apprised him on Assam’s fight against drugs, women trafficking and cattle smuggling. He was generous and gave valuable guidance,” Sarma tweeted.

It may be mentioned that Shah is slated to visit Shillong next month for a crucial meet with Chief Ministers and DGPs of Northeast and the issues of drug trade and human trafficking are likely to come up for discussion during the key Shillong meet.