Dimapur, March 9: The Sand Suppliers Truck Owner had an emergency meeting on March 5 last at Ghorapatti Petrol Pump and deliberated at length to form an Association of Assam Sand Supplier Truck Owners. After discussion, the owners agreed to form an association in the name of “Assam Sand Supplier Truck Owners Association Dimapur (ASSTOAD).
The house also resolved to elect the office bearers for an interim period of 10 months i.e., upto December 2019 and thereafter the election would be conducted.
It resolved that the motto of the Association would be “Unite and Shine”.
The Association resolved to fight against illegal collection/multi-taxation in relation to sand business in the interest of sand suppliers as well as general public.
The Association said it would never impose any registration fee, membership fee or any kind of donation/collection within the members but it would be purely voluntary service.
It said only vehicle owner of sand supplier are eligible to be a member of the Association. Any person who is running sand business/stockiest can also be associate member of the Association.
The house elected Vihoshe Aye as convenor, Lipok Ozu-secretary, Guddu and Soaid Khan as information secretaries, besides V Khevishe Yeptho, Nito Sumi, Umesh Kumar, Arun Yadav and Benri Ovung as Advisors.
(Page News Service)