North East Frontier Agency


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North East Frontier Agency

n
(Placename) the former name (until 1972) of Arunachal Pradesh
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He was then posted at Lungla near the China border after having completed his training at Tawang in the then North East Frontier Agency, now Arunachal Pradesh, he said.
Though Arunachal Pradesh (as the North East Frontier Agency now is) is peaceful, Kashmir is not.
Few officers from United Nations Military Observer Group (UNMOG) held the view that by staging a Forward Policy' in North East Frontier Agency (NEFA), India had provoked a skirmish and thus, with US aid strengthened their positions in Indian Occupied Kashmir.
The report states that the ' Forward Policy' of Nehru's government, aimed at preventing the advance of the Chinese in disputed areas of Ladakh and the erstwhile North East Frontier Agency ( NEFA) through aggressive patrolling and establishing additional border posts, " certainly '

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