The AFSPA empowers security forces to arrest a person without a warrant, enter or search premises without a warrant along with some other controversial actions.
Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma informed that 30 out of the 36 disputed villages along the border with Assam will be retained by Meghalaya
Rio likely to meet union home minister Amit Shah after the assembly elections in Manipur and Uttar Pradesh.
In January, MHA sought another extension from parliamentary committees in the Rajya Sabha and the Lok Sabha to frame the rules of the CAA
Both Assam and Meghalaya government have agreed in principle to divide about 36 sqkm of disputed land at six places between them in almost equal parts
The Citizenship Amendment Act was passed by Parliament on December 11, 2019, and the Presidential approval came the next day
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has been decided to rope in for the probe.
MHA will issue an order to the NIA any time this week or next, giving the authority to the anti-terror agency to take over, re-register the case.
The CM said that state government has collected enough proof to link PFI’s hand in multiple numbers of incidents
Assam government urged the Central team to consider releasing of the fund under NDRF for repair and restoration works