Wedding part controversy: KHNAM legislator asks govt to fix responsibility over negligence

Shillong, July 14: Lone KHNAM legislator from North Shillong, Adelbert Nongrum on Tuesday asked the state government to fix the responsibility over negligence in connection with issuing of passes for the wedding party at Greenwood Resort, Guwahati.

Nongrum in a statement, appreciated the district administration for filing the FIR against the wedding attendees for violating the COVID-19 protocols, and hoped that the government will be serious in following up the FIR and should also entrust the law enforcer to fix the responsibility on all all persons responsible for such negligence

According to him, the wedding party incident has created multiplicity of COVID-19 cases in the state.

Nongrum also suggested disclosing of names of COVID-19 patients as this would help not only the state government but also create self consciousness of the virus among the people surrounding the victims.