Peren, April 05 (NEx): The Leader of Opposition, T.R Zeliang visited the burial ground at Lamhainamdi Village under Peren District on Monday, April 5th, 2021 and paid homage to the three persons who were mercilessly killed by unknown armed assailants on March 22nd, 2021.
T.R Zeliang stated that the merciless and inhumane massacre of three innocent lives at Lamhainamdi Village was not a challenge to the Lamhainamdi villagers, but a direct challenge to the whole Nagas as well as the District Administration and Security Personnel of Peren District. He encouraged the people to retrospect on the history of the village, strongly uphold their rights and stand for it.
Stating that it is the responsibility of everyone to nab the right culprit, he called upon the gathering regardless of their political affiliations and denominations to come forward and work unitedly and effectively with the Administration and Police Personnel inorder to ensure that the right culprits be arrested at the earliest.
Zeliang also said, he is confident that the culprits will be nabbed and stringent punishment served upon them as per the relevant Naga Customary Law. He added that he shares the same pain and grief with the three bereaved families and prayed that the three departed souls rest in eternal peace.
The Leader of Opposition was accompanied by District Administration, Police Personnel and Civil Societies of Peren District.