Muslims under siege in Assam

    Recent anti-Muslim violence has killed many and displaced thousands. Being in the north east corner of the country it is not getting adequate media attention. presents a special series on Muslims of Assam to help educate and inform the people about the gravity of the situation.

    Writer of this series is Diganta Sharma who is an Assam based journalist and is author of “Nellie 1983.”

    We thank following for making this series possible:
    Afzal Usmani
    Anju Azad
    Ashraf Naim
    Kaleem Kawaja
    M. Burhanuddin Qasmi
    Rafat Hussain
    Razi Raziuddin
    Tariq Farooqi

    Introduction: Muslims of Assam
    Part 1: Dance of death and violence in Udalguri
    Part 2: Muslim labourers abducted, some killed by Bodo tribals
    Part 3: An old man keeps on searching in ashes
    Part 4: Known faces were among the miscreants
    Part 5: Muslims attacked by Bodo militants

    More updates:
    “His tongue was cleft off by blade because …”
    Eroding Muslim-dominated Barpeta district displacing thousands
    15 years in a relief camp: Bongaigaon, Assam

    How you can help?

    Help the charities who have set up relief camps:

    Markazul Ma’arif

    Benefeciary’s Account number: 11284630356
    [FCRA Registration No-020820031]
    Benefeciary’s name: Markazul Ma’arif
    Benefeciary’s Address:
    Markaz Road, Madani Nagar
    Hojai – 782435, Dist. Nagaon, Assam (India)
    Phones: 0091- 3674- 252340 /250042
    Fax: 0091- 3674- 253199
    Email: [email protected] Web Site:

    Benefeciary’s Bank name: State Bank of India
    Benefeciary’s Bank address:
    Bank Branch Code-2065
    Hojai. Distt. Nagaon, Assam (INDIA)
    PIN – 782435

    Jamaat Relief Committee
    Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Assam (N)
    House No: 23, Hedayetpur
    Guwahati-3, Assam.
    Phone: 094351-95501

    UCO Bank, Silpukhuri Branch
    A/c: 05330100014594