Nagaland

Doval to be the new interlocutor: Sources

Dimapur, September 18, (NE): Ajit Doval, if confirm from the sources has given a signal by the Modi government to lead the talks, mostly relieving the present Governor of Nagaland away from the talks with NSCN & others – for a honorable solution agreed by all the parties, very soon, though time is not fixed yet.

In a new reshuffling of responsibilities to top officials under the present PM’s setup, the government will give further task to handle:

Ajit Doval will look into national security and policy matters. He will also oversee policy matters relating to ministries of external affairs, oversea Indian affairs, defence, space, atomic energy and country’s external intelligence agency (Research & Analysis Wing, simply known as RAW).

Doval also will be incharge of all policies and matters relating to National Security Council Secretariat & National Authority for Chemical Weapons among others.

Ajit alongwith other officials have been elevated and given the cabinet minister’s rank.

It is now pertinent to see what will lie ahead in coming days with new setup of system under Doval and others who will resume talks if the sources is of true.

Meanwhile, the NE team tried to contact for final confirmation got unanswered until the filling of this report.