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Last year, the Assam government had announced a cash incentive of Rs 30,000, or the price of 10 gm of gold then, to brides from poor families in the annual budget.(Getty Images)

Assam board suggests cash incentive to Bengali Hindus marrying Assamese Hindus

Hindustan Times, Guwahati | By Utpal Parashar
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2020 03:00 PM IST
The Assam Linguistic Minority Development Board (ALMDB) submitted the proposal to chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal earlier this month and it could be included in the state’s annual budget to be presented next month.
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