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Only 48 families of Bru migrants repatriated so far

A Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs found out the law repatriation rate and has expressed concern over the matter.

published on : 11th February 2019

Bru refugees seek Lok Sabha polling stations in Tripura relief camps

Around 35,000 Bru refugees living in six relief camps at Kanchanpur sub-division of North Tripura district are originally from Mizoram.

published on : 17th January 2019

Bru refugees in Tripura camps to get free ration, allowance till March 31

Laldawngliana, who is now in Delhi along with other leaders of the MBDPF, said they were informed of the decision by officials of the home ministry.

published on : 16th January 2019

Ration supply resumed for Bru refugees till March

The supply of foodgrains and relief material was stopped from October, ostensibly to compel the tribal migrants to return to their villages in Mizoram.

published on : 16th January 2019

Homecoming: Displaced Brus go back to their land 21 years later

Of the over 32,000 refugees lodged in the relief camps, there are 12,014 voters – 9,149 of them from Mamit, 1,940 from Kolasib and 925 from Lunglei, all are districts in Mizoram.

published on : 28th November 2018

Mizoram parties need not visit Bru camps for poll campaigns: Rights body

R Laldawngliana, the vice president of Mizoram Bru Displaced People's Forum (MBDPF), said the community members were not keen on attending public meetings by parties from Mizoram.

published on : 1st November 2018

Bru refugees launch movement for ration supply ahead of Mizoram poll

The ruling congress in Mizoram is playing a silent role to win over Bru votes, said a leader of Bru camps.

published on : 15th October 2018

As Bru refugees refuse to return to Mizoram, Centre stops free ration to them

From August 15 this year when the repatriation process started, only 45 of the 5,407 refugee families returned to Mizoram.

published on : 1st October 2018

All aid to Bru refugees to stop from Monday: Centre

The notification was issued by the Sub-Divisional Magistrate of Panisagar in North Tripura district, Lalnemmemi Darlong.

published on : 30th September 2018

Won't go back to Mizoram if demands not fulfilled: Displaced Brus

In July, the Brus had signed an agreement on their repatriation with the Centre besides Tripura and Mizoram governments.

published on : 25th September 2018

30 displaced Bru families return to Mizoram after two decades

A total of 5,407 Bru families, who were displaced from Mizoram due to ethnic tension, have been living in various camps in Tripura since 1997.

published on : 19th September 2018

Centre to displaced Brus: Go back to Mizoram or face music

The Centre has given a choice to Bru (Reang) refugees, lodged in relief camps in Tripura, to either go back to their villages in Mizoram or be ready to be denied free ration and other facilities.

published on : 12th September 2018

Centre to displaced Brus: Go back to Mizoram or face music

The choice has made the refugees to think of going on the warpath. They are planning to launch a series of protests, particularly blockades on roads leading to Mizoram.

published on : 11th September 2018