Police Reform: Memorandum of Settlement (Bodo Accord)

16. Civil and Police Services

(i) The Government of Assam may from time to time post officers of the rank of Class II and above to posts within the BAC in accordance with the exigencies. While making these postings due regard will be given to, views of BAC about officers being so posted.

(ii) The officers posted to the BAC area will be accountable to the BAC for their performance and the assessment of their work recorded by the BEC authorities, will be incorporated to their ACRs by the State Government.

(iii) The Central Government, while making recruitments from the State of Assam to the Army, para military forces and police units, will hold special recruitment drives within the BAC area.

Implementation History

1993

No Implementation

The provision of the accord regarding recruitment from the BAC into the paramilitary and Assam state police was never implemented. After the BAC area was not demarcated and Bodo Executive Council proved ineffective, the Bodo groups engaged in agitations and armed violence.   

1994

No Implementation

No further developments observed.

1995

No Implementation

No further developments observed.

1996

No Implementation

No further developments observed.

1997

No Implementation

No further developments observed.

1998

No Implementation

No further developments observed.

1999

No Implementation

No further developments observed.

2000

No Implementation

No further developments observed.

2001

No Implementation

No further developments observed.

2002

No Implementation

No further developments observed.