International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development


International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
Vol. 7, Issue 9 (2020)

Immigration problem and its impact on Assamese community


Sunil Kumar Sharma

Immigration is a serious problem in Assam. People migrate from one place to another place for many reasons. Immigration is a natural phenomenon. Its impact are very wide spread like economic, social, political, religious, and others. Immigration is like a virus that effects the day to day lives of Assamese community. Immigration causes population explosion, excess pressure on land, environmental degradation, worse effect on labour market, price rise, social and political issues. Large number of illegal migrants from Bangladesh over several decades has been causing the demographic condition of the state. It poses a great threat both to the identity of the Assamese people to a minority in their own state as happened in other parts of North East especially in Tripura and Sikkim. Immigration problem is a great challenges for for indigenous Assamese peoples. There are certain suggestations for betterment of the problem
Pages : 119-121