April 14, 2024

GUWAHATI Mizoram has requested the Assam authorities to make sure the security of Mizo tribal folks requested by a Manipuri organisation to vacate Barak Valley within the southern a part of the State. 

In a letter to Assam’s Chief Secretary Paban Kumar Borthakur on Wednesday, Mizoram’s Residence Commissioner H. Lalengmawia mentioned the All Assam Manipuri College students’ Union (AAMSU) issued a press release on July 24 advising the Mizos dwelling within the Meitei areas of Barak Valley to vacate the world on the earliest time attainable for his or her security due to the escalating anger among the many Meiteis of Assam. 

The assertion was in response to an analogous diktat by the Peace Accord MNF Returnees’ Affiliation (PAMRA), an organisation of former extremists in Mizoram, to some 2,000 Meitei folks dwelling in Mizoram to vacate in view of the outrage over the viral video that confirmed two Kuki tribal ladies being paraded bare by a mob on Could 4. 

“I convened a gathering with representatives of the PAMRA within the presence of the State police authorities and senior State authorities officers on July 22. Through the assembly, the PAMRA representatives mentioned they merely issued an adviser for the Meitei neighborhood to keep up warning in view of the prevailing public sentiments triggered by the viral video,” Mr. Lalengmawia mentioned. 

“On this regard, I request your variety intervention in making certain the security and safety of the Mizo neighborhood in Barak Valley in order that no untoward incidents happen,” the letter to the Assam Chief Secretary mentioned.