Aizawl: A five-member Assam delegation headed by Border Safety and Improvement minister Atul Bora will probably be in Mizoram on August 9 and 10 to debate the border points, an official from the Mizoram dwelling division mentioned on Thursday.
A particular officer and personal secretary to Bora on Wednesday knowledgeable the Mizoram authorities that the Assam delegation would arrive on the morning of August 9 to have a two-day dialogue on points associated to the inter-state boundary, the official within the know of the event mentioned.
Bora will probably be accompanied by the Minister of Assam Housing and City Affairs, Ashok Singhal, and three officers, together with the State Border Safety and Improvement commissioner, GD Tripathy.
The house division official mentioned the Assam delegation would have a dialogue on border points with Mizoram representatives. The assembly will probably be chaired by Dwelling Minister Lalchamliana.
Mizoram shares a 164.6 km lengthy inter-state boundary with Assam, which has seen flare-ups a number of instances lately. The decades-old boundary dispute between Mizoram and Assam primarily stemmed from two colonial demarcations in 1875 and 1933.
Whereas Mizoram accepted the demarcation underneath the Bengal Japanese Frontier Regulation (BERF) notified in 1875, which covers huge stretches of the realm now falling underneath Assam as its precise boundary, the Assam authorities mentioned that the demarcations made underneath the 1933 notification had been its structure boundary.
On July 26 final 12 months, a violent conflict happened on the disputed space close to Vairengte city on the NH-306 when police forces of each states opened fireplace.
No less than six policemen and a civilian from Assam had died and round 60 individuals had been injured within the conflict.
In August final 12 months, the representatives of each Mizoram and Assam held talks in Aizawl and agreed to keep up peace and amicably resolve the boundary dispute by dialogue.
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