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Internally Displaced Persons in India's North-East
Economic and Political Weekly
Vol. 41, No. 5 (Feb. 4-10, 2006), pp. 391-393
Published by: Economic and Political Weekly
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/4417757
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Most internally displaced persons in the north-east are victims of environmental degradation, skewed development processes and ethnic conflicts. Though technically they are citizens of the country, empirically they are refugees, and their exact numbers are still to be estimated. Their deplorable condition in the camps and general neglect suggests that the state is not bothered.
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