SPONSORED BY

Auto Segment
Mutual Fund Segment
My Budget
Expert Speak
In Association With
 
Business Standard

Rijiju appeals to NE militants to join mainstream

Says militants should trust the govt as PM Modi wants a developed North East

Related News

Union Minister of state for Home Affairs today appealed to militants in the North East to eschew violence and join the mainstream.

Rijiju, who arrived here following the killing of Hamrem SP Nanda Goswami and his personal security officer (PSO) during an encounter with Karbi Peoples' Liberation Tiger militants, reviewed law and order situation in a closed door meeting with Chief Minister today.

"Don't kill your own brothers and sisters. Come to mainstream. You are doing a great disservice to your own people," Rijiju urged the militants through the media which was waiting outside the venue of the meeting.

Rijiju said if there is trouble in Assam the rest of the North East also suffer.

"You should trust us as Prime Minister wants a developed North East and on hearing the news of the incident, Home Minister immediately directed me to rush to the state to take stock of the situation in Assam," he said.

"The fact that I, who hail from the region, have been appointed as Union Minister of state for Home Affairs signifies that the Government of India has full faith in the people of North East," he said.

Rijiju reviewed the law and order situation with the Chief Minister in a closed door meeting which was attended among others by state Chief Secretary Jitesh Khosla and Director General of Police Khagen Sarmah.

Rijiju and Gogoi also paid homage to Goswami and his PSO Ratul Nunisa at the 4th Assam Police Battalion here.

Read more on:   
|
|
|
|

Read More

Assam CM suspends four policemen for deserting SP during encounter

The encounter was with Karbi Peoples' Liberation Tiger militants in which a Superintendent of Police and his PSO were killed

Recommended for you

Columnists Rss icon

Subir Gokarn

Subir Gokarn: A big leap forward
Subir Gokarn

We now see an emerging link between objectives and financial commitments

Mukesh Butani

Mukesh Butani: A more certain tax regime
Mukesh Butani

The Budget sticks to the 3Cs of tax policy - certainty, clarity and consistency

Editorial Comment Rss icon

Coping under pressure

Arun Jaitley had a difficult job to do, and he has coped well. He has met his headline target of restricting the fiscal deficit for the year ...

The right track

The difference with this Railway Budget

TWEETS @ POLITICS
@SinghRPN
#370 degree Uturn by BJP in J&K. Interesting how rapidly they've abandoned their core ideology for a chance at power
@milinddeora
RT @timesofindia: #SuperBudget Eating out, movies, beauty parlours, mobile internet, laundry, medical services to get costlier 👎 http://t.c
@digvijaya_28
@mahurkar001 Yes I have thanked Shivraj. He should hand over Vyapam and this case to CBI. Would he?
@thekiranbedi
Counter is not that loud & persistent) @swaroop1982: Very true! I think that should b countered by spreading correct information in same way
@ajaymaken
#TheDress To me its #Gold&White! My daughters differ? No politics! Retweet for #Gold&White Favourite-#Black&Blue http://t.co/svnmMsluWb
@MPNaveenJindal
Gr8 pic. RT "@umashankarsingh: Journalists waiting for budget copies in parliament http://t.co/pU4EeJ7N8X"
@Panda_Jay
My Twitter handle changed yesterday to @PandaJay 😊, please follow that..
@ShashiTharoor
RT @KS1729: for cricket lovers | in @NightwatchmanXI Mike Marqusee’s last essay "Why Cricket" http://t.co/68QTm5AVTt http://t.co/mAGtNVApXT
@Swamy39
RT @swamyforpm: When Morarji died, he saved my life. : @Swamy39 https://t.co/QocUB4XQjg
@narendramodi
An interesting website that shares insights into the Budget. Do have a look. http://t.co/WzFCgB0Oui
@abdullah_omar
The silence in the budget about restoring livelihoods of the flood victims is ominous. Please tell it isn't being politicised in the CMP???
@varungandhi80
My article on Intelligence Reform in @Outlookindia: http://t.co/wWWXK12jB1
@ArvindKejriwal
RT @muntaziraapka: What an Amazing journey of @ArvindKejriwal and @msisodia together .. #Respect and #Salute to both..RT http://t.co/5Z
@PMOIndia
RT @ChhattisgarhCMO: CM @drramansingh called on PM @narendramodi at New Delhi, today. @PMOIndia http://t.co/KtedDEzxS4
@rajeev_mp
#UnionBudget2015 wl put significant money in hands of state govt- time states also start boost investng into infra #SuperBudget #AskYourFM
@quizderek
@Aagan86 J and K Bhavan ... Try
@
Survivors of 2002 Gujarat communal riots weep on the occasion of 13th anniversary of the riots in Ahmedabad http://t.co/aE0FWmRMMv
@SushmaSwaraj
International Ramayan mela hosted by ICCR. To watch Cambodia's presentation in Bharat Bhawan Bhopal today at 8 pm.
@arunjaitley
Tweet questions on Budget 2015 with #AskYourFM & get answers from me today at 6pm-7pm
@MVENKAIAHNAIDU
Pleased to note that Security & Swachhatha are getting high priority. This budget is a remarkable road map for growth of railways.
@nitin_gadkari
#SabkaBudget Despite the larger devolution & increased fiscal constraint, @arunjaitley ji has increased allocation in Infrastructure.
@DVSBJP
Will coordinate with Highway authority for permission to construct Skywalk #esteemmall #hebbal #bengaluru
@umasribharti
चन्‍द्रशेखर राव को बधाई. तेलंगाना राज्‍य का मेरा संकल्‍प एवं सपना पूरा, तेलंगाना की नदियों का ध्‍यान रखेंगें.
@AnanthKumar_BJP
Statement on the Union Budget 2015-16 ... http://t.co/ATpQqzuMfJ http://t.co/KtVQg3lUAm
@smritiirani
RT @HRDMinistry: For Girl Child Education we have started a drive for constructing toilets in schools & launched Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao ca…
@drharshvardhan
Roadmap for five years of unprecedented growth & prosperity articulated by FM Jaitley through Budget for fulfilling the dream of PM Modi.
@Gen_VKSingh
शिवरात्रि की शुभकामनाएँ . Best wishes for Shivratri.
@Rao_InderjitS
Tributes to the legendary freedom fighter Chandrashekhar Azad, on the occasion of his death anniversary.
@nsitharaman
National Science Day. Marks discovery of the Raman effect by Sir CVRaman on 28 February 1928. 'Science for Nation Building'-theme for 2015.
@RSSorg
सावरकरजी के जीवनकार्य के परिचायक शब्द है स्वातंत्र्य, दूसरा है अद्ययावत, अद्यतनता -Dr Bhagwat

Back to Top