ASSAM - INDIA'S HIDDEN WAR (45/76)
One of the victims of ethnic violence, Ronsomo Langthasa poses in front of her burnt house while her son Sanjit looks on 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.
Copyright Sanjit Das