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