BORDER OUTREACH PROGRAMME
Border Protection and Development Department have been organizing Borer Outreach Programmes with the counterparts of the neighbouring states for promotion of peaceful co-existence amongst the people across the inter-state Boundaries.
Border Outreach Programme have been organized in the districts of Sivasagar, Jorhat, Dhemaji, Lakhimpur, Goalpara, Cachar, Karimganj, Karbi Anglong, West Karbi Anglong and Dima Hasao.
BOPs located in the Inter-State Border Areas of Assam
Assam has approximately 2743.10 KM (Source-SOI) long Inter-State Boundary with the neighbouring states viz. Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Tripura, Mizoram, Manipur and West Bengal. At present, total nos. of BOPs in the Inter-State Border areas of Assam are 81. These are located in Assam-Nagaland (55 Nos.), Assam-Arunachal Pradesh (13 Nos.), Assam-Meghalaya (6 Nos.) and Assam-Mizoram (7 Nos.) Border.
In addition to these BOPs, Border Protection and Development Department have taken necessary steps to construct 34 Nos. of new BOPs along the Inter-State Boundary out of which Administrative Approval against 16 nos. of BOPs have already been issued. These new BOPs are placed below :-
|Sl. No.||District||Location||Provision of accommodation|
|3||Karbi Anglong||Toraibari||2 Platoon|
|6||Jorhat||No.2 Mogroi Village||2 Platoon|
|7||Dima Hasao||Prasadimdik||2 Platoon|
|8||Dima Hasao||Hangrum||2 Platoon|
|12||Golaghat||Kherbari||3 Platoon (1 Coy)|
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