Narendra Modi and Northeast India: development, insurgency and illegal migration

  title={Narendra Modi and Northeast India: development, insurgency and illegal migration},
  author={M. Amarjeet Singh},
  journal={Journal of Asian Public Policy},
  pages={112 - 127}
  • M. Singh
  • Published 31 March 2016
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Asian Public Policy
ABSTRACT At this stage, it would be premature to assess the performance of the Narendra Modi-led Government of India and its policies towards the country’s Northeast region, but there are some indications to address key issues of the region, such as infrastructure development, insurgency and illegal migration. Apart from taking necessary steps for ensuring speedy implementation of infrastructure projects initiated by the previous government, a spate of new infrastructure projects has been… 
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