EC has pledged to enable Brus in camps to vote in Mizoram: CM

Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla on Thursday said the Election Commission has pledged that arrangements would be made to ensure exercise of franchise in Mizoram by Bru voters lodged in Tripura relief camps in the parliamentary and Assembly polls.

Oct 15, 2015, 14:17 PM IST

Tripartite meeting on Bru repatriation remains inconclusive

 The tripartite meeting between the Union Home Ministry and the state governments of Mizoram and Tripura held in Delhi today on the issue of repatriation of Brus from six relief camps in Tripura was inconclusive, a senior state government official on Monday said.

Sep 14, 2015, 18:33 PM IST

Revised Mizoram voters' list not to cover those in Tripura Bru relief camps

The revision of voters' list in Mizoram being undertaken by the state election department will not cover voters in the six Bru relief camps in Tripura, state Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Manisha Saxena on Tuesday said.

Aug 18, 2015, 16:10 PM IST

Mizo officials reach Hampsapara relief camp

Mizoram government officials reached Hampsapara relief camp in North Tripura district to conduct verification of bonafide residents of states among the Brus lodged in the camp from Monday, a state home department official said.

Jun 29, 2015, 12:17 PM IST

Bru repatriation process to resume today

The process of repatriation of Bru refugees to Mizoram from relief camps in Tripura would resume on Tuesday.

Jun 02, 2015, 08:28 AM IST

Decks cleared for repatriation of Brus from Tripura

Decks have been cleared for resumption of repatriation of the Brus from the six relief camps in North Tripura district following a meeting between Mizoram and Tripura government officials, a senior official said on Saturday.

May 16, 2015, 14:06 PM IST

Mizoram govt to talk to Brus

Mizoram government officials would soon hold talks with various Bru organisations in six relief camps in North Tripura district before the resumption of repatriation process scheduled to begin from June first week.

May 07, 2015, 17:57 PM IST

Centre releases Rs 4.7 crore to Mizoram for Bru repatriation

The Centre has released Rs 4.7 crore to the Mizoram government as initial expenses for repatriation of over 3,000 Bru families, who were still lodged in the six relief camps in North Tripura district.

Apr 01, 2015, 12:45 PM IST

Money disbursed to 173 Bru families: Mizoram govt

Mizoram government has disbursed money under rehabilitation and resettlement package to all the 173 Bru families who returned to Mizoram from six relief camps in neighbouring North Tripura during June 17 to 21 last year.

Aug 25, 2014, 12:43 PM IST

224 Brus return to Mizoram on 3rd day of repatriation

At least 227 Brus, including 58 children, belonging to 44 families returned to Mizoram from Tripura on the third day of the sixth phase of repatriation on Thursday, state home department officials said.

Jun 20, 2014, 01:24 AM IST

Black flag hoisted in the office of the Mizoram Election dept

The Bru voters were casting votes through postal ballots since yesterday for the election to Mizoram`s lone Lok Sabha seat to be held on April 9.

Apr 02, 2014, 18:49 PM IST

Mizoram to take back Bru refugees before election

Mizoram government will soon initiate repatriation of Brus lodged in six relief camps in neighbouring Tripura if the Election Committee gives a green signal for it.

Mar 07, 2014, 13:04 PM IST

`Brus in Tripura should be given last chance to return`

Bru refugees in Tripura should be given one last chance of returning to Mizoram, failing which they would forfeit the chance of returning to the state, Mizo and Bru civil societies at Mamit district have demanded.

Dec 02, 2013, 19:37 PM IST

Polling in Bru relief camps peaceful

Polling in the six Bru relief camps in North Tripura, for the coming election to the 40-member Mizoram Assembly on November 25, was completely peaceful.

Nov 19, 2013, 13:44 PM IST

Bru voters to vote for Mizoram assembly polls on Nov 19-20

Bru voters lodged in 6 relief camps in north Tripura district, who are bona fide residents of Mizoram, would cast their votes through postal ballots in the camps on November 19 and 20.

Nov 09, 2013, 17:25 PM IST

Bru refugees to cast votes through postal ballots in camps

The Bru voters staying in relief camps in Tripura will exercise their franchise through postal ballots in the camps, the CEC said today.

Nov 06, 2013, 13:10 PM IST

Special drive to include Brus in voters list

A special drive to include eligible voters in the Bru relief camps in North Tripura district began from Friday, election officials said.

Oct 18, 2013, 19:11 PM IST

No Bru refugee returns to Mizoram

No Bru refugee returned to Mizoram on the third day on Tuesday of the fourth phase of repatriation from North Tripura relief camps.

May 08, 2012, 19:18 PM IST

Chidambaram to oversee Bru refugees repatriation on May 18

Union Home Minister P Chidambaram
would visit Mizoram on May 18 to personally oversee the
ongoing repatriation of Bru refugees from six relief camps in
North Tripura.

May 11, 2011, 20:05 PM IST

Bru/Reang refugee repatriation to begin tomorrow

The 9th phase of repatriation of the
displaced Bru/Reangs from Mizoram would begin tomorrow from
Naisinghpara evacuee camp in Kanchanpur sub-division of North
Tripura district, official sources said on Thursday.

Apr 07, 2011, 20:35 PM IST