Address the issue of infiltration and illegal immigrants in the Northeast region on a priority basis. This will include clear policy directions and effective control at the ground level
2 crore illegal Bangladeshis in India
Nov 17, 2016|The Tribune|Full Article
Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said: “As per available inputs, there are nearly 20 million illegal Bangladeshi migrants staying in India.”
During his campaign for the General Election in 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said that “Bangladeshis” would be deported if he came to power.
The 2014 election manifesto of the BJP had said the party would review and improve the border management and “punitive measures would be introduced to check illegal immigration”.