Chakmas are a Buddhist minority in Christian-dominated Mizoram.(File Photo)

In Mizoram, political parties likely to field Chakmas despite diktat by influential NGOs

By Sadiq Naqvi | Hindustan Times, Guwahati
UPDATED ON OCT 21, 2018 06:19 PM IST
In 2017, the Mizoram NGO coordination committee, the apex body comprising major NGOs, asked political parties not to field any Chakma, most of whom are branded as illegal immigrants from Bangladesh.
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