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Assam governor Jagdish Mukhi has already approved the renaming of BTAD as Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR), as specified in the accord
Published on Sep 25, 2020 04:26 PM IST
The NDFB was formed on October 3, 1986 under the name of Bodo Security Force with the aim of launching an armed movement to form a separate state for Bodos — the largest tribe in Assam.
Published on Mar 11, 2020 01:47 PM IST
PM Modi also assured people that the Centre will implement Assam Accord earnestly and accused the opposition of creating confusion over the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).
Updated on Feb 07, 2020 07:12 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Kokrajhar | Utpal Parashar
This is the prime minister’s first visit to the Northeast since protests erupted against the Citizenship Amendment Act last December.
Updated on Feb 07, 2020 02:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
This will be PM Modi’s first visit to Assam after protests started in December last year against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). The protests seeking repeal of the legislation are still continuing.
Published on Feb 04, 2020 08:30 PM IST
Assam finance minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted on February 1 that the Assam government had invited PM Modi for celebrations of the accord in Kokrajhar on February 7.
Updated on Feb 04, 2020 05:57 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Sudhi Ranjan Sen and Rajeev Jayaswal
Several non-Bodo organisations have called a 12-hour general strike in Assam on Monday to protest the likely creation of a Union Territorial Council as part of the Centre’s new peace accord with Bodo rebel outfits.
Updated on Jan 27, 2020 05:15 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
The protesters opposing the Bodo deal blocked roads at several places in the BTAD districts and some other places since early morning. The strike didn’t have much impact in Kokrajhar town where Bodo groups are celebrating the deal.
Updated on Jan 27, 2020 02:06 PM IST