On March 18 Minister Of State (MOS) For Home Affairs Nityanand Rai said there were 26 people who died in the detention camps of Assam in last three years because of illness. From the information provided by the government of Assam there were 799 people who admitted in detention centre in Assam on February 27, 2020. Out of them there were 95 people who were kept for three years. Rai said that 26 people died at the time of detention due to illness from last three years.
Rai reported there were six people who died in 2017 followed by nine in 2018, ten in 2020 and one in 2020. From some report in November last year Rai gave the report of number of death people due to illness that was 28. There was no reason behind death of those people except illness. Because the people entered illegally in the country, the money in the form of help was not applied. From the information of the state Government of Assam on November 22 there were 988 foreigners who were kept in the detention centres in Assam. From the statement of Rai between 2016 to 13.10.2019 there were 28 people who died in detention centres or in hospitals where they were referred.