30
March
2018
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12:40
Europe/Amsterdam

Asean and north-east India – so near and yet so far

Dr Rupakjyoti Borah, Visiting Research Fellow at the Institute of South Asian Studies at NUS, noted that given their geographical contiguity and cultural similarities with Asean members and in keeping with India’s Act East policy, the northeastern states and New Delhi stand to gain from forging closer ties with Southeast Asia.