The Centre is committed to resolve the inter-state disputes with the cooperation of the concerned State Governments.
Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai said this in a written reply in Lok Sabha today.
He said that the Central Government acts only as a facilitator for amicable settlement of the dispute in the spirit of mutual understanding.
The Minister said that there are boundary disputes between Haryana- Himachal Pradesh, Union Territory of Ladakh- Himachal Pradesh, Maharashtra- Karnataka, Assam- Arunachal Pradesh, Assam- Nagaland, Assam- Meghalaya and Assam- Mizoram.
He said that the dispute arising out of demarcation of boundaries and claims and counter claims over territories.
The Minister said that occasional protests and incidents of violence are reported from some of the disputed border areas.