The historic Assam movement was one of the famous movements in post-colonial India mainly led by students of Assam. This movement was started in 1979 under the leadership of All Assam Students Union (AASU) and the All Assam Gana Sangram Parishad (AAGSP) and officially ended on 15 August, 1985 after coming of an understanding with the Government of India which found official expression in the memorandum of understanding popularly known as the Assam Accord 1985. During this period of six long years of the historic movement as reported 855(later on 860 as submitted by AASU) nos of peoples sacrificed their lives in the hope of an "Infiltration Free Assam" in the 1979-1985 Assam agitation.
All concern are requested to contact Joint Secretary to the Govt. of Assam CM’s Block, 3rd Floor, Assam Secretariat
Government of Assam has already provided an amount of Rs. 5.00 Lakhs to the each of the NOKs of martyrs of Assam Agitation. The NOKs of martyrs of Assam Agitation are requested to submit their application for Ex-gratia along with all relevant documents in the concern Deputy Commissioner’s Office through proper channel.