Assam violence

Ethno–Exclusive politics affecting Assam

Ethno–Exclusive politics affecting Assam

The BTAD (Bodoland Territorial Autonomous District) clashes started when forest officials tried to evict some migrant Bengali Muslims from a burial ground at the edge of a reserve forest in Kokrajhar district. On 29th May, ABMSU (All Bodoland Minority Students Union) called for a bandh in Kokrajhar town. On July 6th, two ABMSU members were […]

Youth from Assam bawl for unity of North East

The recent exodus of about 30,000 of North East students, professional and workers from other parts of India due to the choreograph rumors after the fallout of ethnic violence in Kokrajhar, which have displaced about 400,000 people, killing 75, is termed as terrible violence between tribal Bodos and Muslims. The politician are cashing on such unfortunate incidents […]

BPF MLA arrested for BTAD violence

BPF MLA arrested for BTAD violence

By- Staff Reporter | Date- August 23, 2012 Assam police today arrested Bodoland People’s Front(BPF) MLA Pradeep Brahma following reports of his alleged involvement in the Assam unrest over BTAD violence. Seven cases have been registered against him on the basis of statements. Assam police have imposed indefinite curfew in Kokrajhar as a precautionary measure […]

Assam violence, attack on Northeastern – A hidden Political Agenda

Assam violence, attack on Northeastern – A hidden Political Agenda

The Assam violence which turned worse than assumed climbed the ladder too fast to grab national attention. No doubt there was intense force on the first forward button of the remote which is still controlling these violences. Some made it religious and some made it a political issue, but above all it is the people […]

Ethnic battles in Assam – Indian Army to fight rioters

Ethnic battles in Assam – Indian Army to fight rioters

The on-going violent fighting in Assam between ethnic Bodo tribes and Muslim settlers, most of them accused as Bangladeshi immigrants, have claimed over 33 lives so far. The Riots have raged for several days now and failure of administration is evident from the fact that more than 1,70,000 people have taken shelter in 121 relief […]

Woes of 25,000 trapped passengers due to Assam violence

Woes of 25,000 trapped passengers due to Assam violence

By- Staff Reporter | Date- July 25, 2012 Over 25,000 Rail passengers are trapped and many more distressed in the violence-hit Assam and suffering. Although the Railways are reported to have sent an SOS to the Home Ministry to rush security forces and thereby ensure their safe return, there has been no development so far. […]