The agitation ended after an accord (Assam Accord 1985) between its leaders and the Union Government, which remained unimplemented, causing simmering discontent. There are 2.19 crore registered voters in Assam. Assam has three public service broadcasting service stations at Dibrugarh, Guwahati and Silchar. There were many other symbolic elements and designs, but are now only found in literature, art, sculpture, architecture, etc. The discovery of Camellia sinensis in 1834 in Assam was followed by testing in 1836–37 in London. We can calculate, within 5 years it raised around 20 lakh population more. The total population of the state has increased from 26,638,407 to 31,169,272 in the last ten years with a growth rate of 16.93%. The Kaziranga is a refuge for the fast-disappearing Indian one-horned rhinoceros. Assam is one of the richest biodiversity zones in the world and consists of tropical rainforests,[59] deciduous forests, riverine grasslands,[60] bamboo[61] orchards and numerous wetland[62] ecosystems; Many are now protected as national parks and reserved forests. Assam is known for Assam tea and Assam silk. [121][118] Since 2010, the Indian Government has undertaken the updating of the National Register of Citizens for Assam, and in 2018 the 32.2 million residents of Assam were subject to a review of their citizenship. The urbanisation rate was recorded at 12.9%. [192] It is a celebration of sowing crop. Assamese is the official and most commonly spoken language of the state, followed by Bengali, which is official in the Barak Valley and Bodo which is official in Bodoland Territorial Region. The river with steep gorges and rapids in Arunachal Pradesh entering Assam, becomes a braided river (at times 10 mi/16 km wide) and with tributaries, creates a flood plain (Brahmaputra Valley: 50–60 mi/80–100 km wide, 600 mi/1000 km long). Assam's agriculture usually depends on the south-west monsoon rains. There are now 2489 village panchayats covering 26247 villages in Assam. Bwisagu is one of the popular seasonal festivals of the Bodos. 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[70] Discovered in 1889, all the major petroleum-gas reserves are in Upper parts. Though the Mughals made seventeen attempts to invade, they were never successful. assamica. A recent USGS estimate shows 399 million barrels (63,400,000 m3) of oil, 1,178 billion cubic feet (3.34×1010 m3) of gas and 67 million barrels (10,700,000 m3) of natural gas liquids in the Assam Geologic Province. Suresh Kant Sharma, Usha Sharma – 2005,"Discovery of North-East India: Geography, History, Culture, ... – Volume 3", Page 248, Davaka (Nowgong) and Kamarupa as separate and submissive friendly kingdoms. [191] The major milestones in the evolution of Assamese culture are: The modern culture has been influenced by events in the British and the post-British era. In 2020 a series of violent lynchings occurred in the region. The major Border checkpoints through which border trade flows to Bangladesh from Assam are : Sutarkandi (Karimganj), Dhubri, Mankachar (Dhubri) and Golokanj. (2010)The vanishing herds : the wild water buffalo. At the turn of the 20th century, British India consisted of eight provinces that were administered either by a governor or a lieutenant-governor. Moreover, Assam possesses unique crafts of toy and mask making mostly concentrated in the Vaishnav Monasteries, pottery and terracotta work in western Assam districts and wood craft, iron craft, jewellery, etc. Sivasagar is an administrative district of Assam state, north-east India. Immigrants compete with local workers for jobs at lower wages, particularly in construction, domestics, Rickshaw-pullers, and vegetable sellers. and is expected to reach 34.18  million by 2021 and 35.60 million by 2026. Let me give you a short survey report for the year 2001. Such beverages are served during traditional festivities. [93][94], Bodo is an ancient language of Assam. the; Bodo or Karbi or Mishing. Bodosa has the highest circulation of any Bodo daily from BTC. Macro-economic trend. The areas and populations of the 33 districts are given below: Later, after weakening and disintegration (after the Kamarupa-Palas), the Kamarupa tradition was extended to c. 1255 CE by the Lunar I (c. 1120–1185 CE) and Lunar II (c. 1155–1255 CE) dynasties.[17]. It does not include those of the dependent Native States:[49]. The Mughals were comprehensively defeated in the Battle of Itakhuli and expelled from Lower Assam during the reign of Gadadhar Singha in 1682 CE.[27]. Who won and lost. Due to the migration in the state of Assam, the traditional cultural elements are started to being decline here. [157] In the post-liberalised era (after 1991), the difference widened further. Assam's economy is based on agriculture and oil. Mughals used Asham); and the British province too was called Assam. pinku Bajali is currently a Civil subdivision under the Barpeta district. Assam has been a major site of migration since the Partition of the subcontinent, with the first wave being composed largely of Hindu Bengali refugees arrriving during and shortly after the establishment of India and Pakistan (current day Bangladesh was originally part of Pakistan, known as East Pakistan) in 1947-1951. Eventually, every year the population increases by 0.09848 Million. Later, in 1682, Koch Hajo was entirely annexed by the Ahoms. The earliest settlers were Austric, Dravidian followed by Tibeto-Burman, Indo-Aryan, and Tai–Kadai people. [47], The Assam Postage Circle was established by 1873 under the headship of the Deputy Post Master General.[48]. Assam has wildlife sanctuaries, the most prominent of which are two UNESCO World Heritage sites[63]-the Kaziranga National Park, on the bank of the Brahmaputra River, and the Manas Wildlife Sanctuary, near the border with Bhutan. The Dimasa people celebrate their festival by playing musical instruments- khram (a type of drum), muri (a kind of huge long flute). Formation of Goalpara Municipality, 1875. Many job-seekers are eligible for jobs in sectors like railways and Oil India but do not get these jobs because of the appointment of candidates from outside of Assam to these posts. Miles Bronson and local pundits such as Hemchandra Barua with the form available in the Sibsagar (Sivasagar) District (the ex-nerve centre of the Ahom Kingdom). Muslims celebrate two Eids (Eid ul-Fitr and Eid al-Adha) with much eagerness all over Assam. 2018 – 265,400. In 2006, it reached up to 2, 80, 66000. Assam covers an area of 78,438 km/sq (30,285 sq mi). By 1681, the whole track down to the border of the modern district of Goalpara came permanently under their sway. Designed & Developed by National Informatics Centre (NIC) Nodal Department Secretariat Administration Department,Govt. It is variously blamed on poor infrastructure, limited connectivity, and government policy;[135] on a "poor work culture";[136] on failure to advertise vacancies;[137] and on government hiring candidates from outside Assam.[138]. Moreover, there are several other age-old dance-forms such as Barpeta's Bhortal Nritya, Deodhani Nritya, Ojapali, Beula Dance, Ka Shad Inglong Kardom, Nimso Kerung, etc. In 1963, the Naga Hills district became the 16th state of India under the name of Nagaland. Therefore in this article, we will try to understand what are the main causes of population growth in Assam and then its impacts. Districts. A land of high rainfall, Assam displays greenery. It is horrible to look at the population growth of the state because in the future this motion will create so many problems for Assam. The festival is celebrated on the first day of November every year. Gauhati (Assam) Election 2019: Know Election Results for Gauhati. Kaziranga and Manas are both World Heritage Sites. [17] Assam is the home of several types of silks, the most prestigious are: Muga – the natural golden silk, Pat – a creamy-bright-silver coloured silk and Eri – a variety used for manufacturing warm clothes for winter. In some junior basic and higher secondary schools and colleges, Nepali teachers and lecturers are appointed. The Ahoms, a Tai group, ruled Upper Assam[26] The Shans built their kingdom and consolidated their power in Eastern Assam with the modern town of Sibsagar as their capital. The population of Guwahati as per 2019 and in terms of estimates is 2.1924 Million + 0.09848 Million = 2.29088 Million. In 1972, the West Pakistan Army started torturing East Pakistan’s general public and that is why those occupants started migrating to India’s north-eastern part {especially Assam and Tripura}. Therefore, the population of Mizoram in 2019 in terms of estimates = 1.6688 Million. After years of neglect, now Bodo language is getting attention and its literature is developing. Despite the commercial success, tea labourers continued to be exploited, working and living under poor conditions. Many of the manuscripts such as Hastividyarnava (A Treatise on Elephants), the Chitra Bhagawata and in the Gita Govinda from the Middle Ages bear excellent examples of traditional paintings. Township Area Panchgram and Jogighopa, sugar mills in Barua Bamun Gaon, Chargola, Kampur, cement plants in Bokajan and Badarpur, and a cosmetics plant of Hindustan Unilever (HUL) at Doom Dooma. Apart from houses and livestock being washed away by flood water, bridges, railway tracks, and roads are also damaged by the calamity, which causes communication breakdown in many places. But in 2006, it changed dramatically. The number of affected people was nearly 88,000 in 10 districts on Sunday. There are approximately 564,000 Nepali speakers spread all over the state forming about 2.12% of Assam's total population according to 2001 census. {Is China doing something great here?}. Nepali is included by Assam State Secondary Board, Assam Higher Secondary Education Council and Gauhati University in their HSLC, higher secondary and graduation level respectively. The presence of Voiceless velar fricative in Assamese makes it a unique among other similar Indo-Aryan languages. [54] Guwahati is also referred to as the "Gateway to the North-East India". [152] The Assam-Arakan basin holds about a quarter of the country's oil reserves, and produces about 12% of its total petroleum. The administrative districts are further subdivided into 54 "Subdivisions" or Mahakuma. The first day of 'rongali bihu' is called 'Goru bihu' (the bihu of the cows), when the cows are taken to the nearby rivers or ponds to be bathed with special care. Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 6796 which is 11.00 % of total population of Diphu (TC). (estimated). The British allowed companies to rent land from 1839 onwards. in many places across the region. Beshoma is a festival of Deshi people. If the government wants, they will not have much difficulty in resolving the problem of illegal repression. [citation needed] {Here, we are not pointing to any political parties specifically. So nobody needs to mind if they are not doing anything wrong}. [160] For the past five decades, the tertiary sector has registered the highest growth rates of the other sectors, which even has slowed down in the 1990s than in the 1980s. Asia's first refinery was set up at Digboi and discoverer of Digboi oilfield was the Assam Railways & Trading Company Limited (AR&T Co. Ltd.), a registered company of London in 1881. Other native languages of Tibeto-Burman origin and related to Bodo-Kachari are Deori, Mising, Karbi, Rabha, and Tiwa. Assam's population was estimated at 28.67 million in 2006 and at 30.57 million in 2011 and is expected to reach 34.18 million by 2021 and 35.60 million by 2026. The population of Ajmer from the time frame of 2014-18 has been listed above and it is noticed that the population has increased by 112,383 in the span of the last 5 years. Assam Population 2021 Census Data: Assam serves as a major gateway to the northeastern corner of India. The tradition of modern moving theatres is typical of Assam with immense popularity of many Mobile theatre groups such as Kohinoor, Sankardev, Abahan, Bhagyadevi, Hengul, Brindabon, Itihas etc. [126][127][128] According to various sources, the total number of illegal Hindu Bangladeshis is hard to ascertain. With implications for food security, per capita food grain production has declined in the past five decades. Davaka was later absorbed by Kamarupa, which grew into a large kingdom that spanned from Karatoya river to near present Sadiya and covered the entire Brahmaputra valley, North Bengal, parts of Bangladesh and, at times Purnea and parts of West Bengal.[24]. Tamulpan (the areca nut and betel leaves) or guapan (gua from kwa) are considered along with the Gamosa (a typical woven cotton or silk cloth with embroidery) as the offers of devotion, respect and friendship. Apart from the external countries of India, internal immigration is also responsible for the growth and the change of Assam’s population structure. It was more shocking than the report of 2001 and 2006 when the year 2011 survey report revealed. Assam has petroleum, natural gas, coal, limestone and other minor minerals such as magnetic quartzite, kaolin, sillimanites, clay and feldspar. Hence, this particular day has been officially declared as a Restricted Holiday by the Assam government. Come with us and explore a beautiful state of north-east India. [citation needed], The two main characteristics of a traditional meal in Assam are khar (an Alkali, named after its main ingredient) and tenga (Preparations bearing a characteristically rich and tangy flavour). The problem of unemployment in Assam is already in a fierce stage. By the 1850s, the industry started seeing some profits. Continued immigration is exceeding deportation. There are diversified important traditional festivals in Assam. Print media include Assamese dailies Amar Asom, Asomiya Khobor, Asomiya Pratidin, Dainik Agradoot, Dainik Janambhumi, Dainik Asam, Gana Adhikar, Janasadharan and Niyomiya Barta. Other large cities include Dibrugarh, an oil and natural gas industry centre,[55]. The male literacy rate was 78.81% and the female literacy rate was 67.27%. No matter how the government makes tough rules, but can’t be stopped without solving the core issue. Eastern Assamese districts, including Sivasagar and Jorhat, registered around 9 per cent population growth. There is a high degree of bilingualism. [173], Floods in Assam greatly affect the farmers and the families dependent on agriculture because of large-scale damage of agricultural fields and crops by flood water. In recent times the form and nature of celebration has changed with the growth of urban centres. [165][166] The government has been identifying (via NRC) and deporting illegal immigrants. In Guwahati and Digboi, many Jr. basic schools and Jr. high schools are Nepali linguistic and all the teachers are Nepali. Therefore, both local elements or the local elements in Sanskritised forms are distinctly found. Ambari site in Guwahati has revealed Shunga-Kushana era artefacts including flight of stairs and a water tank which may date from 1st century BCE and may be 2,000 years old. Islam is the second largest religion in Assam. In 2001–02, the economy grew (at 1993–94 constant prices) at 4.5%, falling to 3.4% in the next financial year. [citation needed] It makes use of large masks of gods, goddesses, demons and animals and in between the plays a Sutradhar (Xutrodhar) continues to narrate the story. Actually, political parties and governments are trying to use these Bangladeshi immigrants for their vote bank interest. [citation needed]. Silchar, (in the Barak valley) is the second most populous city in Assam and an important centre of business. Moreover, symbolically many ethno-cultural groups use specific clothes to portray respect and pride. [citation needed], Typically, an Assamese meal consists of many things such as bhat (rice) with dayl/ daly (lentils), masor jool (fish stew), mangxô (meat stew) and stir fried greens or herbs and vegetables. As the Brahmaputra flows in Assam the climate here is cold and there is rainfall most of the month. Assamese literature dates back to the composition of Charyapada, and later on works like Saptakanda Ramayana by Madhava Kandali, which is the first translation of the Ramayana into an Indo-Aryan language, contributed to Assamese literature. Home » Assam » Tiger population in Assam’s Manas National Park trebles. [53] The hills of Karbi Anglong, North Cachar and those in and close to Guwahati (also Khasi-Garo Hills) now eroded and dissected are originally parts of the South Indian Plateau system. Geomorphic studies conclude that the Brahmaputra, the life-line of Assam, is an antecedent river older than the Himalayas. In 1913, a legislative council and, in 1937, the Assam Legislative Assembly, were formed in Shillong, the erstwhile capital of the region. Primarily a non-religious festival celebrated to mark the seasons and the significant points of a cultivator's life over a yearly cycle. [153] According to the recent estimates,[154] Assam's per capita GDP is ₹6,157 at constant prices (1993–94) and ₹10,198 at current prices; almost 40% lower than that in India. ", Gait E.A. 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The remains discovered in Daparvatiya (Doporboteeya) archaeological site with a beautiful doorframe in Tezpur are identified as the best examples of artwork in ancient Assam with influence of Sarnath School of Art of the late Gupta period. [167][168], In Assam among all the productive sectors, agriculture makes the highest contribution to its domestic sectors, accounting for more than a third of Assam's income and employs 69% of workforce. [155] According to the recent estimates,[154] per capita income in Assam has reached ₹6756 (1993–94 constant prices) in 2004–05, which is still much lower than India's. [159] During 2003–04 and 2004–05, the economy grew (at 1993–94 constant prices) at 5.5% and 5.3% respectively. With the partition of India in 1947, Assam became a constituent state of India. This 1850 engraving shows the different stages in the process of making tea in Assam. Illegal immigration – Immigration From Bangaladesh. [115] The continual illegal entry of people into Assam, mostly from Bangladesh, has caused economic upheaval and social and political unrest. On 19 May 2016, BJP under the leadership of Sarbananda Sonowal won the Assembly elections, thus forming the first BJP-led government in Assam.[96]. ), traditional silk garments (e.g. Fatalities are also caused by the natural disaster in many places of the State.[57][58]. A list of 9 oldest, classified and prominent, and constantly inhabited, recognised urban centres based on the earliest years of formation of the civic bodies, before the Indian independence of 1947 is tabulated below: The state has three autonomous councils. Modern dialects such as Kamrupi and Goalpariya are remnants of this language. Naraka's son Bhagadatta became the king, who (it is mentioned in the Mahabharata) fought for the Kauravas in the battle of Kurukshetra with an army of kiratas, chinas and dwellers of the eastern coast. In the 1980s the Brahmaputra valley saw a six-year Assam Agitation[51] triggered by the discovery of a sudden rise in registered voters on electoral rolls. [75] In 2001, the census had recorded literacy in Assam at 63.3% with male literacy at 71.3% and female at 54.6%. According to the board, there are 1.3 crore Muslims in the state, of which 90 lakh are of Bangladeshi origin. As per projected prediction, the population of Assam in 2020 will be 3.60 Crore. Hence, the population of Mizoram in 2019 according to the estimates is 1.584 Million + 0.0848 Million = 1.6688 Million. [156] Despite its rich natural resources, and supplying of up to 25% of India's petroleum needs, Assam's growth rate has not kept pace with that of India; the difference has increased rapidly since the 1970s. Although the number of speakers is growing, the percentage of Assam's population who have it as a mother tongue has fallen slightly. The mammal diversity in the state is around 190 species.[68]. Every year, flooding from the Brahmaputra and other rivers such as Barak River etc. [154] Assam's GDP in 2004 is estimated at $13 billion in current prices. Grasshoppers, locusts, silkworms, snails, eels, wild fowl, squab and other birds, venison are also eaten, albeit in moderation. [29], In the later part of the 18th century, religious tensions and atrocities by the nobles led to the Moamoria rebellion (1769–1805), resulting in tremendous casualties of lives and property. Therefore, they are not sending them back to their country, even though their government wants them to come back to their own country {Bangaladesh}. [citation needed]. Checklist of the birds of Assam. The economy of Assam today represents a unique juxtaposition of backwardness amidst plenty. The language was standardised by American Baptist Missionaries such as Nathan Brown, Dr. © 2018-2020 allaboutassam | All Rights Reserved, Population Growth In Assam: 7 Major Facts, It is horrible to look at the population growth of the state because in the future this motion will create so many, Therefore in this article, we will try to understand what are the main causes of, In 1972, the West Pakistan Army started torturing East Pakistan’s general public and that is why those occupants started migrating to, Even, their numbers are getting even more than the local residents here, and they are, Therefore, they are not sending them back to their country, even though their government wants them to come back to their own country, Most of the political parties using immigrants’ compulsion for their interest, The Greed of Natural Recourses And Business, Let me tell you that this internal migration is happening due to the greed for natural resources and the convenience of, Curiosity: Massive Population Structure of Assam. No matter how the government makes tough rules, but can’t be stopped without solving the core issue. The rhythmic movements of the dances in the festival were inspired by animals, agricultural techniques and showed their relationship with ecology. The total population of Assam was 26.66 million with 4.91 million households in 2001. of Assam. Between 1946-1951, 274,455 Bengali Hindu refugees have arrived from what is now called Bangladesh (former East Pakistan) in Assam as permanent settlers. Even, their numbers are getting even more than the local residents here, and they are {local people} about to lose their unique identity. All rights can be protected by keeping political capacity in people’s own hands. According to recent analysis, Assam's economy is showing signs of improvement. The archaic Mauryan Stupas discovered in and around Goalpara district are the earliest examples (c. 300 BCE to c. 100 CE) of ancient art and architectural works. In November 1990, the Government of India deployed the Indian army, after which low-intensity military conflicts and political homicides have been continuing for more than a decade. The most happening today’s bad social events, like dacoiting, robbery, killing, rape, thieving are the results of it. Performing arts include: Ankia Naat (Onkeeya Naat), a traditional Vaishnav dance-drama (Bhaona) popular since the 15th century CE. It increased to 14.63 million in 1971 and 22.41 million in 1991. It was partially annexed in the early 1500s by the Ahoms, finally getting absorbed in 1673 CE. However, Assamese culture in its hybrid form and nature is one of the richest, still developing and in true sense is a 'cultural system' with sub-systems. Few yearly Mela's like Jonbeel Mela, began in the 15th century by the Ahom Kings, Ambubachi Mela, Guwahati etc. In the classical period and up to the 12th century the region east of the Karatoya river, largely congruent to present-day Assam, was called Kamarupa, and alternatively, Pragjyotisha. Whereat once, more than 80% of the people of this state were Assamese, but now many other Non-Assamese people have also been involved. deluges places in Assam. Religious minority-dominated districts like Dhubri, Goalpara, Barpeta, Morigaon, Nagaon, and Hailakandi, recorded growth rates ranging from 20 per cent to 24 per cent during the last decade. It was incorporated into the new province of Eastern Bengal and Assam in 1905 after the partition of Bengal (1905–1911) and re-established in 1912 as Assam Province . Linguistically modern Assamese traces its roots to the version developed by the American Missionaries based on the local form used near Sivasagar (Xiwôxagôr) district. Assam has heterogeneous population with socio-cultural & ethnic diversity. Tamulpan, Xorai and Gamosa are three important symbolic elements in Assamese culture. [189] One of the biggest public sector oil company of the country Oil India Ltd. has its plant and headquarters at Duliajan. It has been proposed in the 11th five-year plan[clarification needed] to set up two more Border Trade Center, one at Ledo connecting China and other at Darrang connecting Bhutan. [citation needed], Assam has a rich tradition of crafts, Cane and bamboo craft, bell metal and brass craft, silk and cotton weaving, toy and mask making, pottery and terracotta work, wood craft, jewellery making, and musical instruments making have remained as major traditions.[205]. So, the population in 2019 as per estimated data = 35.56608 Million. The hills at the height of 1,500–2,000 feet (460 to 615 m) were popular habitats probably due to availability of exposed dolerite basalt, useful for tool-making. Published. And Ahom occupied Assam was captured by the Burmese[34][35][36], A reign of terror was unleashed by the Burmese on the Assamese people,[37][38][39][40] who fled to neighbouring kingdoms and British-ruled Bengal. In 1970, in response to the demands of the Khasi, Jaintia and Garo people of the Meghalaya Plateau, the districts containing the Khasi Hills, Jaintia Hills, and Garo Hills were formed into an autonomous state within Assam; in 1972 this became a separate state under the name of Meghalaya. [200][201][202][203] Written during the Reign of Ahoms, the Buranjis are notable literary works which are prominently historical manuscripts. All you need to know about Kokrajhar, (Assam) Election. Spatial distribution patterns of the ethno-cultural groups, cultural traits and the phenomenon of naming all the major rivers in the North East Region with Bodo-Kachari words (e.g. Since c. the 13th century CE, the nerve centre of Ahom polity was upper Assam; the kingdom was gradually extended to the Karatoya River in the 17th or 18th century. Urban centres include Guwahati, one of the 100 fastest growing cities in the world. Last Reviewed & Updated: 05 Aug 2019 . Assam receives more rainfall than most parts of India; this rain feeds the Brahmaputra River, whose tributaries and oxbow lakes provide the region with a hydro-geomorphic environment. Population, decadal growth rate and net change of Assam from 1901 to 2011. (estimated). 0-6 is 6796 which is called a risk to Assam state was 73.18 % available in western of! ' non-regulation province, also known as the `` gateway to the 19th.! And higher Secondary schools and colleges, Nepali teachers and lecturers are.! 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