The highest number of parliamentary secretaries is in BJP-ruled Arunachal Pradesh, followed by Nagaland where the party is in alliance with Naga People’s Front.
Sikkim: BJP’s North-East Democratic Alliance Ally Tables Bill in State Assembly to Ban Cow Slaughter
With the introduction of the Sikkim Prevention of Cow Slaughter Bill, 2017, the state is set to become the first in the Northeast to impose a ban on cow slaughter.
A round-up of what’s happening in India’s Northeast.
The BJP has continually attempted to build political inroads into the seven states in Northeastern India in 2016 and not entirely without success.