Skip to contentSkip to navigation

NE merging with north: Rijiju

Union minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju said that days are not far when the north Indians will merge with the north easterners.  

In his speech at the Arunachal Pradesh Tribe Festival in Shillong recently, he called the region a mainstream saying that the north east is no less protesting and safeguarding the nation.

According to the minister, the Centre is contemplating a set of stringent laws to stop the incidents racial discrimination  which has come down drastically.

Author info

AT News Shillong's picture

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

Random Stories

Once there was a village - Erosion hit Morigaon

26 Jun 2008 - 3:50pm | Dibya J Borthakur
The erosion is still taking a serious turn at Bhuragaon and Mayong revenue circle in Morigaon district. Brahmaputra's erosion causing extensive damages to crop fields and human habitations in that...

Lucid Recess releases second offering

4 May 2010 - 12:33pm | Aiyushman Dutta
Following the huge success of the debut offering ‘Carved’, Lucid Recess – one of the top bands of the Northeast – recently released their second album, Engraved Invitation...

No light at Assam-Nagaland Border

7 Feb 2008 - 6:03am | SK Hasan
The sensitive border area of Sonapur is yet undevelopment. In mid-2007 the Naga intruded this area of Assam...