May 27, 2020 4:05 pm
As per the resettlement agreement signed by the central government in January this year, 32,000 Bru migrants living in Tripura since 1997 would be permanently settled in the state.
April 27, 2019 9:33 am
The Bru tribe seeped into national consciousness last year when a historic repatriation agreement attempted to rehabilitate nearly 32,000 Brus living in refugee camps in Tripura. But an Instagram handle, run by two teenagers from Agartala, argues that there’s more to the Bru identity.
August 10, 2018 10:27 am
Among other issues which fueled ethnic tension between Bru and Mizo communities two decades back, demand for a Bru ADC was a significant one. Resurfacing of the demand was certainly not welcomed by Mizo leaders.
September 08, 2015 6:14 pm
The meeting comes after the various government entities submitted a report about the zero response to the repatriation process from Bru tribals.
August 24, 2015 6:11 pm
So far, no Bru has been willing to return to Mizoram as part of the Union Home Ministry's repatriation program.
July 21, 2015 4:21 pm
Senior Civil Judge struck down the warrant following Sawibunga's promise that he would attend court hearings regularly.
January 27, 2015 9:12 pm
In all, a little less than 670 families have come home under the formal process.