The Web


 Latest News on mobile: sms NEWS to 7333

Home > News > PTI

Bodo front considers ceasefire

October 05, 2004 15:06 IST

The National Democratic Front of Bodoland has said that it is ready to hold talks with the Centre to achieve its goal of "sovereignty".

Spokesman S Sanjarang said on Monday that NDFB president D R Nabla, while addressing cadres on the occasion of NDBF's 18th Raising Day on October 3, had said that the outfit was "seriously considering the ceasefire offer made by Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi and will convey its decision within a few weeks".

Nabla has also appealed to all cadres of the NDFB and the Bodo people in general to prepare for talks and secure "freedom either through peaceful and democratic means or through a prolonged struggle".

Also read: The business of insurgency

7333: The Latest News on Your Mobile!

More reports from Assam
Read about: Bihar vs Assam | Assam and the ULFA

© Copyright 2005 PTI. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PTI content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent.

Share your comments

Article Tools
Email this article
Top emailed links
Print this article
Write us a letter
Discuss this article

Copyright © 2005 India Limited. All Rights Reserved.