Bru Refugees
North East  /  Published 22.11.20

Tripura: firing toll rises to 2

The death toll in Tripura’s Panisagar area firing incident has increased to two when a fire service personnel succumbed to his injuries, a police officer said. Biswajit Debbarma, the fireman wh...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 22.11.20

One dies in police firing in Tripura

One person died and 32 people were injured when police fired to contain a crowd protesting against the resettlement of Bru refugees in Tripura's North district on Saturday morning. The developmen...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 26.11.19

Brus seek subsistence allowance resumption

Bru refugees lodged in relief camps in Tripura have urged the Centre to restart its subsistence allowances, days before the Tripura government puts an end to the free ration supply to the displaced pe...
By PTI in Agartala

North East  /  Published 07.10.19

Refugees block repatriation in Aizawl

The final repatriation of Bru refugees from the Tripura relief camps hit a hurdle on Monday when the refugees prevented Mizoram officials from entering the three camps over two issues. The first was a...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

North East  /  Published 26.09.18

11 more Bru families return to Mizoram

Agartala/Aizawl: A day after the deadline for repatriation expired, 67 Bru refugees from 11 families, sheltered in camps in North Tripura district, left for Mizoram on Wednesday, officials said.The in...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty and Henry L. Khojol


North East  /  Published 08.02.20

Life has come full circle for Zoramthanga

In 1986, Zoramthanga walked back from Chhimtalang, the then central headquarters of the outlawed Mizo National Front (MNF) deep inside Bangladesh’s Chittagong Hill Tracts, with hundreds of MNF fight...
By Subir Bhaumik

North East  /  Published 18.03.19

Temporary booths for Tripura Brus

The Election Commission will set up 15 polling stations at Kanhmun village in Mamit district of Mizoram for Bru voters lodged in six relief camps in North Tripura district.State chief electoral office...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

North East  /  Published 07.11.19

Bru refugees lift blockade

The blockade, launched by Bru refugees on the Dasda-Anandanagar Road in North Tripura on October 31, was lifted around 2.30pm on Thursday following a meeting between the Mizoram Bru Displaced Peoples ...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

North East  /  Published 05.11.19

Bru blockade on despite restrictions

The blockade by Bru refugees, near the Naisingpara relief camp in Tripura’s North district, continued for the sixth day on Tuesday, amid the imposition of Section 144 of CrPC in the area.Bru refugee...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

North East  /  Published 28.11.18

Bru voters make Mizoram polls a success

Thousands of Bru voters from Tripura exercised their right to franchise at Kanhmun village in Mamit district on the Mizoram-Tripura border amid tight security along with rest of the state on Wednesday...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl


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