United Tribal Nationalist Liberation Front

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United Tribal Nationalist Liberation Front, a militant outfit in Assam, India, founded in 1984 to support Bodo separatism.[1] UTNLF demands statehood for the Bodo areas.[2]

The UTNLF led a violent campaign during the 1990s against both the Assamese and the Indian military units in the area.[3]


  1. ^ PRABHAKARA, M. S. (1 June 2007). "Separatist strains". Frontline. Frontline, The Hindu. Retrieved 7 April 2022.
  2. ^ Misra, Udayon (1989). "Bodo Stir: Complex Issues, Unattainable Demands". Economic and Political Weekly. 24 (21): 1146–1149. ISSN 0012-9976 – via JSTOR.
  3. ^ Ghosh, Srikanta (1987). Law enforcement in tribal areas. Calcutta Law Research Institute. New Delhi: Ashish Pub. House. p. 134. ISBN 9788170241003. OCLC 17770875.