ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Bodo Stir in Perspective

Bodo Stir in Perspective Hiren Gohain The Bodo grievances can be best redressed through a package deal which may include eviction of non-tribal people who have encroached on tribal land after a cut-off year, creation of small autonomous regions where the Bodo population is comparatively numerous, special safeguards for Bodo language and culture and, most important, sharing power with the tribals at the highest level in the state, with Bodo members having permanent berths in the state cabinet and the smaller tribes being represented on it by rotation.

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