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Bodo

(bō'dō),
A genus of free-living, ovoid, or slightly pyriform protozoa with two flagella, one projecting anteriorly and the other posteriorly; may be ingested as encysted forms in food or drink, or possibly deposited in feces or urine after excretion; in either instance, cysts frequently develop into trophozoites if the specimen is permitted to remain at room temperature for a few hours before examination; the organisms are not pathogenic in humans.

Bodo

(bō′dō)
A genus of nonpathogenic, flagellate protozoa of the family Bodonidae often found in stale feces or urine and sometimes in the urinary bladder.
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Once Takamol comes on stream, that figure will rise to 5 million, and Bodo sees it reaching 12 million by 2013 once all the projects are up and running.
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There are plans to move the civil aviation authority from the Norwegian capital Oslo to Bodo, but the plans have been met with internal opposition and 35 people have resigned.
Though riots were suppressed after political manoeuvring, arm twisting and casual promises of development by the state and central government, anger continued to simmer, as Muslims and Bodos, Assam's biggest tribal group, continued to live in perpetual fear of each other, in areas where they are in minority.
According to political observers, the Bodo & non- Bodo clash is a ploy of Bodo leadership to systematically drive out the latter, particularly Muslims, from BTAD so that Bodos can gain majority and stake a stronger claim to 'Bodoland'.
In one of the incidents, eight people werekilledby a group of suspected Bodo guerrillas, said officials.
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Saying things like Muslim Bangladeshi refugees will be sent back, during election time, resulted in the killings of over 32 Muslims by Bodo militants in Kokrajhar three days ago.
Basumatary, a Lower Primary (LP) School teacher, was accused of being a witch and beaten up badly with bamboo sticks after a Bodo boy in Daifangkhuti, a non-descript hamlet in Darrang District of Assam State, lost his mental balance.
Having lived and worked in Assam in the mid 1980s, one saw at close quarters the emergence of both Bodo militancy and parallelly the student movement which finally translated into Prafulla Mahanta and Bhirgu Phukan capturing power on the elephant symbol.
5 -- There are not enough teachers in Bodo medium schools in Assam.