Bodo Militants

  • Assam killings: Little to celebrate for those at relief camps this Eid July 29, 2014

    Baksa: In the midst of the Lok Sabha Elections earlier this year, 38 villagers were killed by suspected Bodo militants in Assam's Baksa district. Camped in a cramped relief camp in Khagrabari village, the displaced community of Muslims has little to celebrate this Eid. The mighty Beki river has been...
  • Assam: Survivors of the Bodo militant attack recount the horror May 6, 2014

    The survivors of the Bodo militant attack, which left 32 people dead, are still living in constant fear. Militants had set the entire Baksa village on fire. The survivors have moved to make shift relief camps along the river. Their only demand is of basic human security but unfortunately easy...
  • Assam: Survivors of Bodo militant attacks live in fear May 6, 2014

    Khagrabari: Days after the violence in Assam which left 32 people dead, the victims of the Bodo militant attacks now face an uncertain future. CNNIBN's Arijit Sen travelled to Baksa where it all started to meet with the victims of the Bodo militant attacks. Safina, her daughter Jasmina and her two...
  • Assam: Army called in, curfew imposed as Bodo militants kill 23 May 3, 2014

    Guwahati: The Army has been called in and curfew imposed in parts of Assam after 23 people including women and children were killed by National Democratic Front of Bodoland militants in separate attacks in Kokrajhar and Baksa districts. According to the police, heavily armed NDFB militants fired indiscriminately in the...
  • Assam: Suspected Bodo militants kill 10 people in 2 separate incidents May 2, 2014

    Guwahati: Suspected Bodo militants killed 10 people in two separate incidents in Kokrajhar and Baksa districts of Assam on Thursday. In the first incident suspected Bodo militants shot dead three members of a family including two women and seriously injured an infant in the Baksa district on Thursday night. According...
  • Suspected Bodo extremists kill migrant workers, protection demanded January 19, 2014

    Kokrajhar: Six migrant workers from Bihar have been killed by suspected Bodo militants on Friday night when Bodo militants opened fire at passengers in a bus coming from West Bengal to Shillong. The Bihar government has announced compensation of Rs 2 lakh for the relatives of the six people who have...
  • 40 dead in Assam riots, more troops called in July 25, 2012

    Guwahati: Desperate efforts are on to bring the situation in Assam under control. While around 1000 troops have been mobilised for peacekeeping in the state, the army has also been conducting flag marches in violence-hit areas. Meanwhile, the government is making a bid to bring warring factions of the Bodos and...
  • Bodo militants on a kidnapping spree in Assam October 12, 2010

    Rangapara: There has been a rise in activity by Bodo militants in Assam, with more abductions being reported in the Sonitpur district of Assam. Heartbreakingly for the families of two railway drivers, even two months after their abduction, there's no rescue or help coming in from any quarters. The families...
  • Kidnapped Maharashtra official freed after 78 days in Arunachal August 2, 2010

    Pune: Senior Maharashtra bureaucrat Vijay S Bardekar, who was kidnapped May 13 from Arunachal Pradesh where he had gone on a vacation, has been released from captivity by alleged Bodo militants after 78 days, a family member said in Pune on Monday. Bardekar is expected to return to his home town...
  • Kidnapped Maharashtra official freed after 78 days in Arunachal August 2, 2010

    Pune: Senior Maharashtra bureaucrat Vijay S Bardekar, who was kidnapped May 13 from Arunachal Pradesh where he had gone on a vacation, has been released from captivity by alleged Bodo militants after 78 days, a family member said in Pune on Monday. Bardekar is expected to return to his home town...
  • 4 killed in Assam town blast; Bodo group blamed December 10, 2009

    Guwahati: At least four people were killed and 17 others injured, six of them critically, when a powerful bomb blast ripped through a crowded marketplace in a Assam town Thursday, police said. The blast took place at a daily market at Missamari town in Sonitpur district, about 220 km north of...
  • AP engineer abducted in Assam, CM assures safe return October 19, 2009

    Hyderabad: Family of an engineer, who belongs from Andhra Pradesh and was abducted by militants in Assam Friday, are worried over his safety and is praying for his safe return. The family of civil engineer P Krishna Rao in Gannavaram in coastal district of Krishna on Monday offered special prayers at...
  • Assam bids farewell to villagers killed by Bodo militant October 7, 2009

    12 villagers were killed in firing at Assam's Balichang Bhemajuli village. ...
  • Tribal separatists gun down 11 in Assam village October 4, 2009

    Guwahati: At least 11 people were killed and 15 wounded, seven of them critically, in a daring attack by tribal separatists in Assam late on Sunday, officials said. A police spokesperson said heavily armed militants of the outlawed National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) attacked Bhimajuli village in Sonitpur district, about...