John Tripura | The Daily Star
  • John Tripura

    John Tripura is associated with the Indigenous Peoples Human Rights Defender.

  • CHT Accord: 22 years of promises not kept

    In the Chittagong Hill Tracts, clashes between Bangladeshi military and Shanti Bahini continued for more than two decades.
  • 20 years of the elusive CHT Accord

    The Chittagong Hill Tracts Accord (CHT Accord), signed in 1997 with the promise to end armed conflict and grant a host of benefits to the indigenous Jumma people in the south-eastern region of Bangladesh, has rather increased tension in the last 20 years.