Mihir Bhatt recently visited Assam and says of his conversations with teachers: “The teachers I met found that in the classrooms, the idea of India includes Assam, but only with extra effort. But similar efforts are not made, either by India or Assam, to include India into what is Assam. There is limited material available on this theme. In other words, in what ways, and why is the idea of India an integral part of being and becoming Assam?”
Read more here: “Looking for India in Assam“, Daily News and Analysis, September 10, 2012.