For example, one writer pointed out that the Muslim presence in Assam goes back decades, even centuries.
That's because we've had an outbreak of bloodshed in the eastern state of Assam.
One, the specter of the Bangladeshi Muslim invasion is a widely-held impression about Assam.
In truth, blame is not quite so easy to hand out: the ugliness in Assam has intricate, complex roots.
This is not just a huge security risk to India, goes this line of thought, but a threat to culture, language, and jobs in Assam.
On the other hand, the Shahas of Assam, immigrants from Bengal, have managed to raise themselves high in the social scale.
Gauhati is the present capital of Assam, as Mandalay was once the capital of Burma.
The vegetation remains in a remarkable degree similar to that of Assam.
He began by the amalgamation of some tea plantations in Assam.
The disposition to insurrection in Assam and Chittagong was kept down by astonishingly weak forces.