assam detention centres

Assam: 350 detention camp inmates released on bail during Covid-19 pandemic, says Centre

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai said this while responding to questions posed by Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) Rajya Sabha MP Vaiko.

published on : 21st September 2020

Assam detention centres begin releasing ‘foreigners’

When the Border Police suspect an individual’s nationality, it brings the matter to the notice of the Foreigners’ Tribunal.

published on : 22nd April 2020

After SC order, Assam starts process to release declared ‘foreigners’ with riders

To decongest the detention centres vis-à-vis COVID-19 pandemic, the SC had on April 13 directed the release of the declared foreigners who have been in detention for two years or more.

published on : 21st April 2020

Supreme Court orders release of 'foreigners' lodged for two years in Assam detention centres

A bench of Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices L N Rao and M Shantanagoudar, referring to the top court's May 10, 2019 order, also lowered the personal bond amount from Rs 1 lakh to Rs 5,000.

published on : 13th April 2020