Centre moves to carve out Bodoland state from Assam
New Delhi, Feb 27, Jasmine Ahmed: Alike Telangana anticipate its birth, the Centre has lifted to check one more statehood appeal, this time for dividing a separate Bodoland State out of Assam. The Union Home Ministry set up an adept cabinet to check the activity of accepting statehood to Bodoland, by equity conference with all area of the society, On Wednesday. The cabinet will be en route by former Union Home Secretary G K Pillai, who had more served as joint North-East Secretary in the Home Ministry previous in his career. The board has been asked to submit its details in nine months. It is brought to mind that usually since the Government declared its decision to build Telangana last year in October; any Bodo outfits had add to their unrest to press their appeal for a different State for Bodo tribals. The Bodos live usually in a few districts on the northern bank of the River Brahmaputra in Assam.
The Government’s decision to set up an adept cabinet to check the appeal for Bodoland is planned at mollifying the Bodo tribal’s aching at losing out to Telangana, as the country activity into the General Elections. The Government accepts previous set up a self-governing BTC (Bodoland Territorial Council) in 2003 by confirm an deal after years of brutal disturbance that allege hundreds of lives.
The Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) field had in 2012 witnessed national argument between Bodo tribals and alien Muslims allegedly bring about by currency of incendiary videos showing barbarity on Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. The assault murder bygone a 100 people.