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Inner Line Permit


SC seeks Govt response on pleas over denial of ILP to Assam

June 04, 2020 5:18 am

The petitioner said BEFR empowered the state to bring most districts in Assam under the inner line area – ILP is a must if outsiders, including people of other states, wish to visit a state which has inner line rules in place.

Explained: What is Inner Line Permit, what is its CAA context?

June 04, 2020 9:12 am

Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland and Mizoram are protected by the Inner Line, and lately Manipur was added. The concept originates from the Bengal Eastern Frontier Regulation Act (BEFR), 1873.

Meghalaya clashes: Death toll rises to 3, police urges restraint

March 01, 2020 6:07 pm

Taking to Twitter, the Meghalaya Police asked the people to desist from spreading fake news and rumours. "We request citizens to exercise restraint and do not believe unverified information," it tweeted.

Manipur: Nearly 34,000 ILPs issued in January alone, revenue worth a crore raised

February 02, 2020 9:13 pm

There are four types of permits that are issued against payment of certain amounts as per the nature of the permits. The permits are issued in ILP counters set up in border areas, airports and all the districts which include special, temporary, regular and labour permits.

Manipur Congress to govt: ILP lacks clarity, discuss it in Assembly tomorrow

January 05, 2020 11:35 pm

Okram Ibobi Singh said the gazette notification published on December 31 had failed to clearly define who are “Indigenous” and “Permanent residents”.

Manipur govt holds special camp in Imphal to issue ILP to non-locals

January 04, 2020 11:17 pm

The special camp started at 10 am and was to conclude at 3 pm. However, it was extended till six in the evening following the large turnout of people.

Meghalaya Assembly adopts resolution on Inner Line Permit

December 20, 2019 2:54 am

“It is important to note that this (resolution on ILP) is nobody’s victory or nobody’s loss, we are all in it together for the interest of the people,” Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma said.

Explained: What is the Inner Line Permit system, and northeast states’ concerns over it?

December 05, 2019 7:42 am

The Inner Line Permit concept comes from the colonial area. Under the Bengal Eastern Frontier Regulation Act, 1873, the British framed regulations restricting the entry and regulating the stay of outsiders in designated areas.

Manipur: In frame, inner line permit campaigner with militant flag

June 02, 2016 8:52 am

A picture that went viral Wednesday purportedly shows the key leader of the agitation for inner line permits in Manipur taking an oath of allegiance with the flag of a banned insurgent group.

Kukis clash with Meiteis over ILP

August 20, 2015 3:12 am

There were also reports of Kuki student leaders ransacking shops run by Meiteis and burning their goods on the streets. The office of the Meitei Council was also set on fire.


Protesters clash with police in Imphal

July 13, 2015 3:49 pm

Clashes erupted between agitators and police in Greater Imphal area on Sunday (July 12) as the supporters of Inner Line Permit continued their defiance of the curfew and took to the streets in large numbers.