Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Torch light rally in Kokrajhar


KOKRAJHAR: A torch light cum prayer rally was organised in Kokrajhar on Sunday evening to pray for a fruitful peace talk in between interlocutor Mathur and National Democratic Front of Boroland(NDFB),scheduled to be held on Monday(25th June) in New Delhi over Bodoland statehood issue. The rally was organised jointly by All Bodo Students Union(ABSU),Peoples Joint Action Committee for Bofoland Movement(PJACBM) and National Democratic Front of Bodoland(Progressive),which was started from Assam Oil depot via JD Road, concluded in front of BTC Secretariat ground.The rally demanded early solution of the Bodoland statehood issue through political dialogue without any delay. The NDFB-P is participating in the peace talks with interlocutor AB Mathur on Bodoland issue,which is marking 28th round peace talk scheduled on Monday(25th June). The peace talk has been scheduled to be held in New Delhi in which both factions from from NDFB-P and Ranjan Daimary faction of NDFB are participating.Hundreds of activists,well wishers from ABSU,NDFB-P and PJACBM joined hands with banner,placards in the torch light cum prayer rally carried out in Kokrajhar,heart of BTAD administration that has been extended warm welcome to the scheduled peace talk with Mathur and wished a fruitful talk over the Bodoland issue.

Author info

AT Kokrajhar Bureau's picture

Assam Times Kokrajhar bureau office, BTAD.

Add new comment


Republish this content

Random Stories

Double murder at Salakati

28 May 2015 - 6:12pm | Hantigiri Narzary
Two persons of a family were murdered by unknown miscreants at Bumki village under Salakati police out post late Wednesday night in Kokrajhar district.According to source,miscreants murdered a mother...

Rhino poaching revisits Kaziranga

14 Oct 2012 - 4:22am | editor
One more rhinoceros was killed by poachers in the Kaziranga National Park on Saturday. The poaching took place at Sohola camp in Agoratoli just before the forest guards engaged in a gun battle...

Concern over contamination of Kopili river

19 Jun 2012 - 1:22am | Anup Biswas
The Kopili Hydro Electric Project (KHEP) of North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Ltd, at Umrangso in Dima Hasao may face dire consequence due to turning of river and reservoir water acidic...