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31 news items

Lawfare (blog)

Lawfare (blog)
Thu, 04 Jun 2015 15:07:30 -0700

Back in January, Sebastian Brady and I wrote a piece on the history and legal issues surrounding the border enclaves divided between India and Bangladesh. Believe it or not, there's recently been movement on this most intractable of issues, and it ...

The Statesman (press release)

The Statesman (press release)
Tue, 14 Jul 2015 16:03:45 -0700

As the enumeration at the Indo-Bangladesh enclaves enters its last phase, it has been found that just 1,173 citizens out of 37,000 citizens who are residing in 111 Indian enclaves in Bangladesh want Indian citizenship, while the rest are opting for ...


Sat, 11 Jul 2015 20:40:50 -0700

Weekend Reads 1. Shamik Baig in Mint Lounge writes of the stateless people of the Indo-Bangladesh enclaves, who fell through the cracks of history and are hoping the historic land exchange between the two countries will bring them long-awaited freedom.

The Diplomat

The Diplomat
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 18:35:17 -0700

In total, the Indo-Bangladesh enclaves contain 24,268 acres of land and a population of around 50,000 people. There are 111 Indian enclaves (17,158 acres) in western Bangladesh and 51 Bangladeshi enclaves (7,110 acres) in India's West Bengal.
Sun, 11 Sep 2011 19:56:19 -0700

Cooch Behar: During Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh's Bangladesh visit last week, New Delhi and Dhaka signed the historic agreement on demarcation of land boundaries - the two countries agreed to resolved the status of enclaves and adversely ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Mon, 12 Aug 2013 11:43:50 -0700

According to some sources, the Indo-Bangladesh enclaves have their origins in chess games between the Raja of Cooch Behar and the Nawab of Rangpur who wagered in these territories. The outcomes of these wagers have meant virtual exclusion from of ...

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Hindu Business Line
Tue, 31 Mar 2015 02:43:55 -0700

The Home Minister's office said, “social organisations active in Cooch Behar area met the HM and handed over a memorandum on Indo-Bangladesh Enclaves” at the BSF outpost at Tinbigha Corridor. Diptiman Sengupta, convenor of the Bharat Bangladesh ...

New Delhi Times

New Delhi Times
Fri, 05 Jun 2015 21:52:30 -0700

The Indo-Bangladesh enclaves, also known as the chitmahals or pasha enclaves, are the enclaves along the Bangladesh–India border, in Bangladesh and the Indian states of West Bengal, Tripura, Assam and Meghalaya. Early history of Cooch Behar is ...

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