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updated Fri. January 12, 2024

Duliajan: Two sexagenarians were arrested from Dibrugrah and Dhubri districts of Assam on Friday for raping minors. Dharmu Bhumij, 60, a resident of an area under Duliajan police station in Dibrugarh district, was arrested for allegedly raping a 13-year-old. The victim's maternal aunt said they came to ...

... and Independent MLA Bhuban Pegu highlighted the poor condition of government schools which was eroding people's faith in state-run educational institutions. Sanjoy Kishan and Durga Bhumij, who represent the tea garden community, sought special attention for schools and colleges in garden areas.
Jamshedpur: Jharkhand Tribal Bhumij Council members on Sunday announced their plan to launch an agitation in favour of their demand for second state language status to Bhumij. They said a bicycle rally would be taken out from Hata to Ranchi. Bhumij leaders would meet Jharkhand governor Draupadi ...
Jamshedpur: Potka MLA Menka Sardar demanded official language status for Bhumij on Friday. She handed over a memorandum to Chief Minister Raghubar Das today in this regard. She said the state government had recently accorded second state language status to Bhojpuri, Magahi, Angika and ...
Bhumij community leader Gulap Singh said language, culture and tradition of his community is unique and rich, but the state government has not recognized their language like Santali. "The state has started multilingual education (MLE) programme to teach tribal kids in their own mother-tongue in primary ...


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