Left Menu
Development News Edition

Arunachal-AAPSU demands NIA probe into MLA killing

Arunachal-AAPSU demands NIA probe into MLA killing
Image Credit: ANI

The All Arunachal Pradesh Students' Union (AAPSU) has demanded a time-bound probe by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) into the killing of National People's Party (NPP) MLA Tirong Aboh and 10 others in May. The apex students' body of the state submitted a memorandum in this regard to Chief Minister Pema Khandu during a meeting here Tuesday.

Suspected NSCN militants killed Aboh, his son and nine others at 12-mile area in Tirap district on May 21 when they were going to Khonsa from Dibrugarh. In a statement Wednesday, the AAPSU asked the BJP-led governments at the Centre and the state to exhibit 'strong political will' to bring peace in insurgency-hit eastern districts of Tirap, Changlang, and Longding by acting against the belligerents.

It demanded the immediate deletion of Chakma and Hajong refugees from the electoral rolls and criticized the government's move to provide temporary settlement to the refugees from Bangladesh in the state. "With the issue of granting citizenship rights (to Chakmas and Hajongs) pending in the Supreme Court, enrolling them in the electoral roll is a clear violation of the Constitution of India," the AAPSU said.

It also demanded that the refugee issue be attached to the Department of Border Affairs. The students' body also pressed for resolving boundary disputes of Arunachal Pradesh with neighboring states and demanded water treaties on all the rivers originating in China.

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)



Hyderabad Encounter: Time to review modern judiciary and restore people’s confidence

Its probably for the first time in the history of independent India, the parliamentarians, chief ministers and ministers in the Union and State governments are openly supporting an encounter. This indicates the people from top to bottom hav...

What happens to your outstanding loans if the bank falls?

... ...

Time for a change! Innovations to stop the growing plastic pollution

As the planet is drowning in plastic pollution, many new innovative approaches and solutions have emerged to effectively deal with the menace....

How to avoid fake universities and fishing bait like Farmington

As education sharks are roaming around to prey, we present a guide on how to mitigate hunters and reach to a genuine universityinstitute. In this era of commercialization of education, the fake universities and economic frauds in educationa...


Latest News

UPDATE 2-Argentina's Fernandez unveils new cabinet, names key economic roles

Argentine President-elect Alberto Fernandez unveiled his cabinet and new central bank chief on Friday evening, laying out his core team days before the center-left leader takes office facing a stalled economy, rising debt fears and painful ...

UPDATE 1-California congressman Hunter will step down after corruption plea

U.S. lawmaker Duncan Hunter will step down from his office, he said on Friday, days after pleading guilty to a federal charge of conspiring to misuse campaign funds.Shortly after the Holidays I will resign from Congress. It has been an hono...

Telangana encounter: Justice is served, says Women's activist Varalaxami

Women rights activist Varalaxami on Friday welcomed the extra-judicial killing of four persons accused of rape and murder of a veterinary doctor and said that justice has been served by the Telangana police. Justice has been served through ...

Raipur: Traffic cop exhibits dancing skills to manage traffic at city intersections

A 35-year-old traffic police official in Chhattisgarhs Raipur town is moving cars and heads at the same time with his brilliant dance steps that he exhibits during his working hours while controlling traffic at various junctions of the city...

Give Feedback