Guwahati (Assam) [India], August 3 (ANI): Assam wants a permanent peaceful solution, said state government's spokesperson Pijush Hazarika amid border dispute with Mizoram, adding that the state will welcome Centre's solution.
New Delhi [India], August 2 (ANI): Mizoram Governor Hari Babu Kambhampati on Monday said that Union Home Minister Amit Shah is trying to defuse the situation at the Assam-Mizoram border and find a solution to the dispute.
Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted on Monday that he has directed the Police to withdraw the FIR against the Rajya Sabha MP from Mizoram, K Vanlalvena, who had allegedly made ‘threatening statements’ about the border violence issue. Sarma said his state wants to keep the spirit of north east alive and take forward the “goodwill gesture” […]
New Delhi [India], August 2 (ANI): Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday said he has directed state police to withdraw FIR against Rajya Sabha MP K Vanlalvena as a "goodwill gesture" after border clash with Mizoram on July 26 in which six police personnel died.
On the heels of fatal border clashes, the Mizoram government claimed on Sunday that medical supplies, including Covid-19 test kits, were being blocked from entering the state from Assam due to the imposition of blockade in the Barak Valley region. Assam, however, said that no organisation is currently staging any blockade in the state. Mizoram is currently […]
The boundary dispute between Mizoram and Assam will be resolved amicably through dialogue, Chief Minister Zoramthanga wrote on Twitter on Sunday. He said the decision was was taken during telephonic discussion with Home Minister Amit Shah and Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma. Zoramthanga appealed to the people of Mizoram to prevent any possible escalation […]
New Delhi [India], July 31 (ANI): With efforts continuing to defuse border tensions between Assam and Mizoram, the row and the violence earlier this week is likely to be raised in parliament by BJP MPs from Assam on Monday.
After Mizoram police filed an FIR against him, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tweeted that while he is happy to join any investigation into Monday’s clashes along the border between the two states, the case should be given to a neutral agency. He added that he had already spoken to Mizoram CM about transferring the case to neutral agency […]