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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.

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.

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.

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.

Bru repatriation process to resume today

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

`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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.