UPDATED ON OCT 08, 2020 01:34 AM IST
The state cabinet also decided to set up a Bodo Kachari autonomous welfare council for people belonging to Bodo community residing outside 6th Schedule areas—another clause mentioned in the accord signed in January.
By Utpal Parashar | Posted by Abhinav Sahay | Hindustan Times, Guwahati
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2020 10:46 PM IST
Assam Police suspects the cache could belong to the disbanded NDFB.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 11, 2020 01:47 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 JAN 31, 2020 07:56 AM IST
The cadres, belonging to the factions led B Sawraigra, Gobinda Basumatary and Ranjan Daimary, submitted 178 arms and a large cache of ammunition to Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, making their return to the mainstream.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2020 05:15 PM IST
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 02:06 PM IST
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 26, 2020 09:08 PM IST
The accord, which is expected to bring lasting peace in the Bodo dominated areas of Assam, will be signed in the presence of Union home minister Amit Shah, Sonowal, Sarma, Mohiliary and senior bureaucrats.
By Asian News International | New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2019 02:31 AM IST
The MHA notification said the NDFB has been involved in 62 violent incidents since January 2015, resulting in killings of 19 civilians and 55 extremists, besides the arrest of 450 ultras and confiscation of 444 arms from them.
By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 16, 2019 03:21 PM IST
The first phase of “Operation Sunrise” was conducted three months ago along the Indo-Myanmar border, during which a number of camps of north-east-based militant groups were busted.
‘Will hamper peace talks’: Bodo outfits on NDFB chief Ranjan Daimary’s life sentence for 2008 Assam blasts
By Sadiq Naqvi | Hindustan Times, Guwahati
UPDATED ON JAN 31, 2019 09:58 AM IST
Daimary, who is said to have masterminded the strike from Bangladesh, was handed over to India in 2010. He has been involved in talks with the Government of India since 2013 after he was granted bail.