Joint Movement Committee lifts strike against Bru refugees' re-settlement in North Tripura

Tuesday, 24 Nov, 1.06 pm

The Joint Movement Committee (JMC), which has opposed the re-settlement of the Bru refugees in North Tripura, lifted its indefinite strike on Tuesday.

The decision of the JMC was announced by its convenor, Sushanta Bikash Barua in the morning on Tuesday.

Talking to Northeast Now on Tuesday morning over the phone, JMC convenor Sushanta Bikash Barua said, "We had a discussion with BJP MLA, Bhagaban Das last night."

"During the meeting, it was decided that state ministers and top-level officials will have discussions on our demands regarding the Bru refugees' resettlement issue with us within one or two days," Barua added.