A five-member delegation headed by Assam Border Safety and Improvement Minister Atul Bora might be on a two-day go to to Mizoram from August 9 to debate points associated to the inter-state boundary dispute, an official stated on Friday.

A particular officer and personal secretary to the Assam border safety and growth minister had on Wednesday knowledgeable the Mizoram authorities that the Assam delegation would arrive in Aizawl the subsequent Tuesday to have two-day talks over the boundary points, he stated.

Bora might be accompanied by Assam Housing and City Minister Ashok Singhal and three officers, together with Assam border safety and growth commissioner and secretary G D Tripathy, Mizoram residence division official stated.

He said that the Assam delegation will focus on with representatives of the Mizoram authorities on the inter-state border points.

Residence Minister Lalchamliana will lead the Mizoram crew.

Mizoram shares a 164.6-km lengthy boundary with Assam, which has seen a number of flare-ups in the previous few years.

The decades-old boundary dispute between the 2 northeastern states primarily stemmed from two colonial demarcations in 1875 and 1933.

Mizoram accepted the demarcation beneath the Bengal Jap Frontier Regulation (BERF) notified in 1875, which covers huge stretches of space, now falling beneath Assam, as its precise boundary.

The Assam authorities, nevertheless, stated the demarcation made beneath the 1933 notification was its structure boundary.

No less than six policemen and a civilian from Assam died final yr and round 60 individuals have been injured in a conflict that occurred at a disputed space close to the border between the 2 states.

In August final yr, the representatives of each states had held talks in Mizoram’s capital Aizawl.

They agreed to take care of peace and amicably resolve the inter-state boundary dispute by means of dialogue.

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma had on July 16 stated at a press convention that Bora would quickly go to the neighbouring state and hoped to start the dialogue on the earliest.

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