Land dispute intensified; Whole village burnt down under Peren district.

Our Bureau,

Peren, September 6 (NE): Lamhainamdi village under Peren district has been attacked and ravaged on Friday (September 6).

The Incident took place early morning, attackers used automatic arms and burnt down houses in the village.

Lamhainamdi village is a newly founded village in Peren district. There has been unresolved case of land dispute between the Zeliang people in Peren district and the Sumi people in Dimapur district.

This has been an ongoing case of land dispute and due to the unsolved issue the mishaps continue between these two tribes.

As per the local source, no casualties reported. The administrators of both districts are tackling the issues.

More details are awaited.