Nagaland

NSCN-IM held consultative meeting with the Rengma frontal organizations

The NSCN-IM had a consultative meeting with the Rengma frontal organizations at Town Hall, Tseminyu under Rengma Region on Tuesday, November 24, 2020.
(NSCN-IM officials and Rengma Frontal organizations at Town Hall, Tseminyu on Tuesday, November 24, 2020)

Kohima, November 25 (NEx): The NSCN-IM had a consultative meeting with the Rengma frontal organizations at Town Hall, Tseminyu under Rengma Region on Tuesday, November 24, 2020.

NSCN in a press release on Wednesday stated that the meeting deliberated on the historical and political rights of the Naga people and the journey that led to the signing of the historic Framework Agreement. The Competencies and the Pan Naga Hoho were also discussed to leave no one in doubt, it said.

‘The NSCN also acknowledged the historical significance of the Rengma community who took active part in the making of the Naga national flag which was hoisted at Parashen under Rengma region for the first time in the history of the Nagas. The Rengmas also have the honour of giving the first President through Mr. Whenha Rengma to the Naga government,’ it added.

The NSCN team was led by Maj. Retd. Hutovi Chishi (Convener of the Steering Committee), Mr. Ashiho Asoumai (Speaker of the Tatar Hoho), Mr. V. Horam (Executive member of the Steering Committee), Mr. Kihoyi Swu (Convener of the Cease Fire Monitoring Cell/CFMC) and Er. Akaho Assumi (Secretary of Keya Affairs).

The Rengma people were represented by the Rengma Hoho, Rengma Mothers’ Association, Rengma GBs Association, Rengma Chairmen Forum, Rengma Selo Zi and Rengma Students’ Union. The meeting was conducted by Mr. Ruyolo Thong, Deputy Kilonser and Caretaker CAO of Rengma Region, informed the press release.