1.4 Lakh Illegal Immigrants Detected In Assam, 30,000 Deported: Minister

1.4 Lakh Illegal Immigrants Detected In Assam, 30,000 Deported: Minister

1.4 Lakh Illegal Immigrants Detected In Assam, 30,000 Deported: Minister

Atul Bora mentioned 98.35% of labor on barbed wire fencing alongside India-Bangladesh border full. File

Guwahati:

Nearly 1.4 lakh unlawful immigrants have been recognized based on the Assam Accord thus far and the authorities have deported round 30,000 of them, the Assembly was knowledgeable immediately.

According to the Assam Accord, all foreigners who got here to Assam on or after March 25, 1971, and stayed illegally could be detected and steps could be taken to deport them after deleting their names from electoral rolls.

In reply to a question by Asom Gana Parishad MLA Ramendra Narayan Kalita, Implementation of Assam Accord Minister Atul Bora mentioned {that a} complete of 1,39,910 immigrants staying illegally in Assam have been detected thus far.

Out of them, 29,984 had been deported from Assam, the minister mentioned, with out sharing particulars of their nation of origin.

Mr Bora additionally knowledgeable the House that 300 Foreigners Tribunals have been arrange, out of which solely 100 are totally purposeful.

Regarding barbed wire fencing alongside the India-Bangladesh border, he mentioned that 98.35 per cent of labor has been accomplished.

“Due to objections raised by the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB), fencing work for 4.35 km of border in Karimganj district is remaining,” Mr Bora mentioned.

Instead of barbed wire fencing, now the Union Home Ministry has initiated a technological answer for border domination at Karimganj Sector and the BSF is implementing the challenge, he added.

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