The Centre’s agreement with Tripura and Mizoram on the long drawn Bru crisis is underway. But will it be sufficient to tackle the internal displacement crisis?
NORTH EAST The Bru are an indigenous tribe of the Northeast who are living in refugee camps in Tripura after being displaced due to ethnic conflict in Mizoram in 1997. The Home Ministry’s decision to transport them back to Mizoram can be a difficult yet dynamic challenge for the ruling government to reinstate its power over the state of Mizoram. Sundaresha D. S.