PT FACTS

PT FACTS

Bru Tribe

  • Bru Tribe found in North-eastern state like Mizoram, Assam, Manipur, Tripura and Bangladesh.
  • Reang or Bru are one of the 21 scheduled tribes.
  • Bru community, fled from Mizoram to Tripura in 1997 in the wake of inter-community violence.
  • Over 5,000 Bru families, displaced from Mizoram, are currently housed in temporary camps in Tripura.
  • Around 32,876 people of them are set to be repatriated to Mizoram from Tripura after a tripartite agreement signed between the Centre, Tripura and Mizoram.
  • ‘Buisu’ is the most popular festival of Reang tribe.

Thangnang

  • It is harmless cinnamon beetle, indicator of famine which occurs in every 48 years in Mizoram.
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