TNPSC Thervupettagam

Fence on Indo-Myanmar Border

February 12 , 2024 14 days 140 0
  • India will fence the entire 1,643-km-long border with Myanmar and build a patrolling track next to the fence.
  • Out of the total border length, a 10-km stretch in Moreh, Manipur, has already been fenced.
  • Furthermore, two pilot projects of fencing through a hybrid surveillance system are under execution.
  • They will fence a stretch of 1-km each in Arunachal Pradesh and Manipur.
  • Additionally, fence works covering approximately 20 km in Manipur have also been approved.
  • India and Myanmar share an unfenced border.
  • The people on either side have familial and ethnic ties which prompted the arrangement in the 1970s.
  • Recently Free movement regime (FMR) was abolished by India.

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