Centre, J&K govt discuss ways to deport Rohingyas

On Monday, Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi held discussions to find out ways to identify them and deport them to Myanmar.

Written by Rahul Tripathi | New Delhi | Published:April 4, 2017 12:38 am
Rohingya, rohingya deportation, deport rohingyas, Centre-J&K govt meet, union home secretary, rajiv mehrishi, india news, indian express news Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi. (Source: Express Photo by Prem Nath Pandey)

Nearly 11,000 Rohingya Muslims in Jammu & Kashmir have come under the scanner as the Centre on Monday held discussion with the state government and security agencies over their illegal stay and suspected involvement in militant activities in the Valley. Interestingly, most of them are in possession of Aadhaar cards.

On Monday, Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi held discussions to find out ways to identify them and deport them to Myanmar. During the discussion, J&K DGP S P Vaid, Chief Secretary B R Sharma and senior officials of the BSF were also present.
There are nearly 40,000 Rohingya Muslims across India.

Video of the day

For all the latest India News, download Indian Express App

    Live Cricket Scores & Results