Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022

Assam Mizoram border


Assam cops constructed huts in disputed inter-state border area: Mizoram police

October 04, 2022 11:06 am

A clash had taken place in the same area in March 2018 when MZP functionaries attempted to construct a wooden hut there and more than 60 people were injured.

Tension along Assam-Mizoram border escalates over fresh firing incident

August 18, 2021 8:00 am

While Mizoram alleged Assam Police opened fire on three Mizo civilians, Assam claimed miscreants from the other side fired first, after which Assam Police retaliated.

Bomb blasts damage school in Assam’s Hailakandi district, close to Mizoram border

August 14, 2021 10:13 pm

A senior official from Assam said that the local residents suspected that miscreants from "the other side of the border" were behind it.

The Sunday Profile: The rebel who chose peace

August 08, 2021 3:43 pm

His years as an armed insurgent are two decades in the past. Since then, Zoramthanga has helped Mizoram emerge as NE’s most peaceful state. When it comes to land though, the 77-yr-old CM won’t back down, as Assam just found.

Why Assam CM’s open political support to police shootings makes mockery of democracy

August 04, 2021 8:11 am

The gains, however little, achieved through decades of work of civil liberties groups, and milestone judgments are reversed through the open endorsement of custodial violence by an elected government.

Himanta Biswa Sarma: ‘If people saw CM sit back, things would have gone bad in Assam’

August 03, 2021 12:50 pm

The situation at the border is still tense. The government of India is talking to both the states. We, both the states, are also talking to each other using our own channels. We hope a solution will emerge.

Ignore summons to each other’s officials: Assam, Mizoram keep forces at the border, no backing down

August 01, 2021 7:41 am

Sarma says let a ‘neutral’ agency probe; Mizoram blames Assam for impasse

Centre failed in handling Assam-Mizoram border dispute: Congress

July 31, 2021 10:00 pm

Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said this is not a new issue and past governments have also handled it, but there has never been a conflagration like this before that central forces needed to be deployed on the interstate border.

Assam-Mizoram border dispute Highlights: Assam blocking movement of vehicles carrying medical supplies, says Mizoram health minister

August 02, 2021 8:55 am

Assam-Mizoram border dispute Highlights: While Assam-Mizoram border stayed quiet, Guwahati moved in to defuse tensions with some of its northeastern neighbours like Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh to ensure tranquility along the interstate boundaries.

Playing with fire

July 31, 2021 8:13 am

Assam government’s advisory warning people against travelling to Mizoram is disturbing. It must withdraw it