NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC FRONT OF BODOLAND

  • Assam: 5 NDFB militants killed in encounter with security forces August 20, 2014

    Guwahati: Five NDFBSongbijit militants were killed in an encounter with a joint police and army team in lower Assam's Chirang district early on Wednesday morning, said a top police official. The extremists exchanged fire with the security forces during an operation in the jungle areas of Raimati under Runikhata police...
  • 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...
  • Demand for small states rises, protesters call for blockades in Assam August 16, 2013

    Guwahati: A series of protests have been organised in the North East in the wake of the announcement for a new statehood for Telangana on Friday. Protesters in Assam are planning on blocking several crucial roads and railways in a bid to cut off the entire North Eastern region from...
  • Assam blasts: Main accused Daimary gets bail April 14, 2013

    Guwahati: Five years after the deadliest terror attack in Assam that killed 100 and injured 300 the main accused National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) chairman Ranjan Daimary has got bail. Daimary was handed over by Bangladesh in 2010. The CBI did not oppose bail for Daimary. A clear hint that...
  • Assam: Powerful blast on railway tracks in Kokrajhar February 3, 2013

    Kokrajhar: Passengers of the HowrahGuwahati down Garibrath Express had a providential escape on Sunday when a powerful bomb exploded on the railway tracks minutes after it passed Goabari in lower Assam's Kokrajhar district. There was no casualty or injury. The bomb suspected to have been planted by the antitalk faction of...
  • Assam violence: Death toll rise to 53 July 28, 2012

    Kokrajhar: The toll in the clashes between minority migrants and Bodo tribals rose to 53 in Assam on Saturday as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh visited worsthit Kokrajhar district. "There has been no report of any untoward incident, but three decomposed bodies have been found two from Kokrajhar district and one...
  • Assam still tense as Gogoi meets riot victims July 26, 2012

    New Delhi: An uneasy calm settled over Assam's Kokrajhar, Bongaigaon, Dhubri and Chirang districts on Thursday with no fresh incidents reported in the ethnic violence that has already claimed 44 lives and affected more that 2 lakh people. The curfew in Kokrajhar has been relaxed but not in the three...
  • Assam violence: No end to unrest, lakhs displaced July 26, 2012

    Kokrajhar: An indefinite curfew has been imposed in two districts of Assam's northwest, as violence following a clash between Bodos and Muslims on Sunday engulfed four districts Kokrajhar, Dhubri, Chirang and Bongaigaon. Five days of violence have left 40 people dead and over 2 lakh people in 400 villages...
  • 8 BSF jawans killed by Bodo militants in Assam March 15, 2011

    Shillong/Guwahati: At least eight BSF personnel were killed and the same number injured on Monday in an ambush by the antitalk faction of National Democratic Front of Bodoland in Assam's Kokrajhar district. According to official reports, the militants of the Ranjan Daimaryled faction used automatic weapons to ambush the convoy of...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Gogoi insists NDFB hand behind Assam blasts January 1, 2009

    Guwahati: A well planned terror attack on October 30 in four towns across Assam left at least 76 dead and although Bangladesh's Islamic hardliners are the main suspects, but Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi blames the National Democratic Front Of Bodoland (NDFB) for the blasts. Gogoi's pointing the finger towards...
  • Govt extends truce with Bodo group December 1, 2006

    New Delhi: The Centre has extended the suspension of operations agreement with Bodo militant outfit National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) for six months from Friday onwards. The agreement suspending operations was to lapse on December 31, 2006. The decision to extend the ceasefire was taken after a tripartite meeting between representatives...