Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on March 1 met residents of riot-hit northeast Delhi and said that perpetrators of the violence should be given strict punishment.
Normal life across Assam has been affected in view of an 11-hour bandh called by North East Students Organisation against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB).
Citizenship Amendment Bill: Centre must care for sentiments of northeast, says Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma
We are here to come together to appeal to the government that this issue must be looked at from point of view of sentiments of northeast and country as a whole.
The Troops of 150 Battalion of BSF have been deployed in Mizoram's Lunglei and 131 Battalion of BSF deployed in Assam for rescuing trapped citizens.
Several states are trapped in a powerful snowstorm leaving at least a dozen people dead.
Loinloom or backstrap weaving is a traditional textile weaving which is common to the tribal womenfolk of northeast India.
As the death toll in one single state of northeast reached 52, situation could not be worsened.The government instilled 122 relief camps are accommodating around 25000 people who were displaced.
In yet another incident of discrimination against the Northeastern people, Governess to Health Advisor in Assam Tailin Lyngdoh was asked to leave from Delhi Golf Club because of her attire.
Assam witnessed massive water logging across Guwahati due to incessant rains, while landslides occurred at three places, Kamakhya, Zoo Road and Chandmari areas.
Eight people were killed and six went missing in flash floods triggered by heavy rainfall in Mizoram. Landslides took down several buildings and also blocked the Mizoram-Assam highway. | PD Nair