Mobile concerts planned in Mizoram to raise funds for Myanmarese refugees
It may be mentioned that the Union Home Ministry had warned four States bordering Myanmar, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh to take measures to prevent refugees from entering the country except on humanitarian grounds.
Earlier this month, Myanmar asked India to return the police officers who crossed the border.
India shares a 1,643-kilometer border with Myanmar, and is home to thousands of refugees from Myanmar in different States.
The Myanmar coup began on the early morning of February 1 this year when democratically elected members of Myanmar’s ruling party, the National League for Democracy, were deposed by the Tatmadaw Myanmar’s military which vested power in a stratocracy.
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