28,483 Persons Declared as Illegal Foreigners in Assam
In the period from January 1, 2001 to December 31, 2011, a total of 28,483 personshave been declared as illegal foreigners from Bangladesh through the judicial process
, of which 288 have been deported. Of the declared foreigners, 16,019 are absconding
, while 353 have registered themselves with the FRRO office. Revealing this in the Assembly in reply to a starred question from Phani Bhushan Choudhury (AGP), Forest Minister Rockybul Hussain said that the three detention camps in the State at present had 94 foreigners, the break-up being 59 at Goalpara, 32 at Kokrajhar, and 3 at Silchar.
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