India takes up Chetia`s deportation with B’desh
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Last Updated: Wednesday, August 24, 2011, 16:16
New Delhi: India has taken up with Bangladesh the handing over of ULFA general secretary Anup Chetia, who is currently lodged in a Dhaka jail.

Minister of State for Home Mullappally Ramachandran said India has taken up security-related issues including handing over of Chetia and various Indian insurgent group leaders reportedly hiding or detained in Bangladesh with the government of Bangladesh.

"Details of action initiated by the government of Bangladesh for handing over of Anup Chetia are not available. Hence, no specific time frame can be indicated in this regard. However, matter is being pursued with the government of Bangladesh regularly," he said in Rajya Sabha.

Ramachandran also said government of Bangladesh has assured India that it will take all possible measures to address its security concerns.


First Published: Wednesday, August 24, 2011, 16:16

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