Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

NEWS

Tension on the Mizoram-Assam border following allegations that Mizos cut down trees on Assam land

After Mizos allegedly cut down trees on Assam soil in the Hailkandi district on December 27, tensions were high along the Assam-Mizoram border.Gaglachera, in the Hailakandi district, is the location where the incident is said to have occurred. Mizos are said to have crossed the border into Assam and cut down trees there.To evaluate the situation, representatives from the forest department arrived on the spot.There are 164.6 kilometres of shared border between Assam and Mizoram.Since the two colonial demarcations in 1875 and 1933, the border dispute between the two neighbouring states has been a persistent and challenging issue.Since August of last year, the two states have held five virtual meetings and two rounds of negotiations.They have vowed to maintain harmony and use dialogue to resolve disputes.The chief ministers of the two states met separately in New Delhi in November of last year and September of this year in an effort to amicably resolve the thorny border conflict.

You May Also Like

DIBRUGARH

by our guest editor, Rajib Dutta Heavy and relentless erosion by the Brahmaputra river washed away a major portion of an embankment in Maijan...

#Assam

Rajnandini Kalita, a young Kaun Banega Crorepati participant from Guwahati, Assam, who studies at South Point School, aspires to be the President of India one...

Durgotsav

India is a land of different festivals. Every festival has a different story a0nd a different significance. But all festivals are celebrated with utmost...

DIBRUGARH

Two young men were found in a semi-conscious state today at Radhanath Chang Kakoty road near Amolapatty Railway Gate today. Locals gathered after they...

Copyright © 2021 Dibrugarh 24x7 (A unit of Tea City Media House)