Package for Adivasi victims of NDFB(S) attack: Gogoi

The Assam government today said it would grant a special package for rehabilitation of Adivasi and other victims of ethnic clashes while asserting that actions were being taken to punish the culprits.

Assam govt had info of NDFB(S) attacks, but nothing on target

Assam government had received prior intelligence report of an attack by terrorists of NDFB(S) but it did not know about the target and spots, said a senior official on Saturday.

Assam violence: Over 1.15 lakh people living in 81 relief camps

Assam government on Saturday claimed that the overall situation in the restive districts has improved even as the number of people taking shelter in 81 relief camps in the wake of serial NDFB attacks has risen to nearly 1.15 lakh.

Assam attack: Opposition parties demand 'ruthless suppression' of NDFB(S)

Four opposition parties on Friday demanded "ruthless suppression" of NDFB(S) responsible for carrying out serial attacks on Adivasi villages in Assam, killing scores of tribal settlers.

Assam Police had just 2 hours to respond on possible attack by NDFB

Authorities in Sonitpur, the district which was worst-hit by the violence perpetrated by NDFB(S), had a little over two hours to respond after an intelligence intercept suggested an imminent attack on Adivasi tribals by the Bodo militant group.

Adivasi woman complains of attempt to rape

An adivasi woman on Friday complained that unknown persons attempted to rape her at her home at Dangapara near the town.

NHRC seeks report from MP govt on trafficking of girls

Concerned over reports of 2,230 dalit and adivasi girls going missing from 5 districts of Madhya Pradesh in 7 years, National Human Rights Commission asked for status report from state government.

Govt has a sympathetic view towards Adivasi problems: Minister

Kerala Revenue Minister Adoor Prakash ay said the UDF Government had a sympathetic approach in solving the problems of the Adivasi people.

Assam: Six Adivasi militants held

At least six Adivasi militants
have been nabbed by the police in central Assam`s Sonitpur
district last night.