Tripartite Agreement signed between Government and ULFA to suspend operation in Assam
- With an objective to bring peace in the north-eastern state of Assam, a tripartite agreement for Suspension of Operations against United Liberation Front of Assam(ULFA), was signed in New Delhi.
- The agreement was signed among the representatives of Central and Assam Governments and ULFA leaders.
- It agreed that the outfit will not carry out any seditious activity till the finding of a political solution to the complex insurgency problem while the security forces will also not take any action against the ULFA cadres.
- ULFA had earlier agreed to give up violence and find a solution to the problems as perceived by them through peaceful negotiations with the Government of India and Government of Assam.
Topics: Assam • Assamese nationalism • Insurgency in Northeast India • National liberation movements • Northeast India • Paresh Baruah • Politics of Assam • Sivasagar • States and union territories of India • Terrorism in Assam • ULFA • United Liberation Front of Assam
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