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Assam: Gorkhas welcome Cabinet decision notifying them as ‘protected class’

Guwahati: Assam cabinet on Wednesday notified the Nepali Graziers and Cultivators’ mentioned in the Assam Land and Revenue Regulation, 1886 as “Gorkha Community” in Tribal Belt and Blocks of Bodoland Territorial Region.  The cabinet also decided to notify it in the Sadiya belt in upper Assam.  This has been a long-pending demand of several Gorkha organisations, […]