Bodo Organisations Urge NLFB To Shun Violence And Rebel


KOKRAJHAR, JUL 1: The frontline Bodo organizations of socio-literary-cultural & educational including All Bodo Students Union (ABSU), Bodo Sahitya Sabha, Dularai Boro Harimu Afad, Bodo Writers Academy, Bodo Department Teachers’ Association and Bodo Primary Teachers’ Association have made an appealed the members of newly floated and self declared National Liberation Front of Boroland (NLFB), a new armed organization to return home and shun the path of violence for establishment of peace and tranquility environment in the region.

In a press statement issued to the media on Thursday, ABSU president Dipen Boro and general secretary Khanindra Basumatary informed that the All Bodo Students Union has convened a meeting of all Bodo organizations of socio-literary-cultural & educational on Thursday at Manas Guest House, Bongaigaon Refinery Dhaligaon in Chirang district to discuss the matters that are connected with the socio-economic-literary & cultural uplifment that becomes concern to the society in building a healthy society.

The meeting was chaired by ABSU president Dipen Boro where Bodo frontline organisations participated and the discussion was held up to the level of working united to fight with the common problems and issues in the society.

The meeting appeals the government of India and Assam to withdraw all the cases heinous and non heinous and also to grant general amnesty to the imprisoned ex-NDFB (National Democratic Front of Boroland) and others connected to the Bodoland movement cases across the region through the spirit of BTR (Bodoland Territorial Region) peace accord.

The Bodo community organisations have appealed the members of self declared NLFB, new armed organization to return home and shun the path of violence for establishment of peace in the region and bringing an environment of peace and harmony among the society.

The meeting has been decided that the Bodo organizations present in the meeting will work together for the common issues like socio-economic, education, language and culture for the development and to safeguard the Bodo community as whole in days to come.

ABSU president Boro informed that the house resolves to fight together against the anti-social elements, which has crippled the society. Such as to evade the menace of witchcraft suspicion, drugs, trafficking, violence and Crime against women in society such as rape and domestic violence, this has shaken many families and lives of women and children in the society.