NAGs

People's Liberation Army India (PLA)


Year Formed: 1982
Year Terminated: Still Active

Target States:
India

Ideational Characteristics:
Ethno-nationalist
Leftist

Objectives:
Secession/Territorial Demand

External Supporters:

Myanmar

Bangladesh

China

Pakistan

Narrative Summary:

NAG Support Dataset Code: 154

UCDP/PRIO Code: 1157

References:

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Bhasin, Avtar Singh, India-Bangladesh Relations 1971-1994 Documents Volume One. 1996.

Siba Exim Pvt Ltd; pp. 1467-1705.4 Discussion of the author with senior officials of Border Security Force, Ministry of Home Affairs, New Delhi, July 1, 2003.5 Discussion of the author with senior officials of Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India, July 22, 2003.6 Census Report 2001. Government of India.

Discussion of the author with senior officials of Border Security Force, Government of India. 8 For more details on the formation of enclaves, see www://home.no.net/enklaver/ enklaver/CoochBehar_annotated.jpg.9

Jamwal, N.S., Management of Land Borders. Strategic Analysis. Jul-Sep 2002, 26 (3). 10 http://safdic.southasiafoundation.org/saf/doc/india_ban.htm.in Bilateral Agreements: India-Bangladesh.

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Nandy, Chandan, Delhi Ready with Dhaka Terror Report. The Hindustan Times. December 1, 2002.

Habib, Haroon, Ruling Alliance Wants Hasina Tried for Treason'. The Hindu. December 2, 2002.

Gokhale, Nitin K., An Act of Bad Faith. Outlook May 19, 2003.

Sengupta, Bhabani, India's Borders: Problems of National Security. In DVLN Ramakrishna Rao and RC Sharrna Ed., India's Borders: Ecology and Security Perspectives. 1991. Scholars Publishing Forum; New Delhi, pp. 47-68.