ASSAM - INDIA'S HIDDEN WAR (49/76)
One of the victims of ethnic violence, Johendra Longmailai is seen with his wife, Joiso Longmalai at the community centre in Jorai village. Ethnic clashes are regularly taking place between Zeme Nagas and the Dimasa tribe in North Cachar Hills in Assam, India. On 8th May 200, suspected Zeme Naga groups attacked a Dimasa village and burnt down 10 out of 13 houses. In this act of violence, they spared the school and the community centre, where most of the families are taking shelter.
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