29 September, 2020

Hate Story Revivals

Is the backlash on Northeasterners a ruse to return to communalised politics?

Nilotpal Baruah
Hate Story Revivals

Communal Incidents In The Last Year

  • September 2011 Ten Muslims killed in clashes between Gujjars and Meo Muslims in Gopalgarh in Rajasthan
  • October 2011 Four Muslims killed in communal clashes in Uttarakhand’s Rudrapur
  • January 2012 Rama Sene activists hoist a Pakistani flag in north Karnataka’s Bijapur district to provoke tension, six are arrested
  • May 2012 Police install 50 CCTV cameras in Kasargode district in Kerala after repeated clashed between Hindus and Muslims
  • July 2012 Clashes between Bodos and Muslims in Assam, over 70 killed
  • June-August 2012 Hindu-Muslim clashes in UP’s Bareilly, Pratapgarh, Ghazipur, Deoria, Sitapur, Faizabad and Mathura districts, at least nine dead


Is the communal fire from Assam spreading to other parts of India? The large-scale departure of Northeast migrants from...



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