Nagaland

Two Wokha Incidents between Police and Doctor, NSDMA employee amicably settled

Kohima, April 23 (NE): Putting an end to the two unfortunate incidents which happened between Police personnel and NSDMA employee on April 13 & incident between police personnel and dental doctor on April 17, 2020 at Wokha amid the fight against Covid-19 the matter has been settled amicably, said a report from DIPR.

On the incident that happened at Wokha on April 13, 2020, involving an employee of Nagaland State Disaster Management Authority and Police personnel on duty, the matter has been discussed between the Police team led by the SP Wokha, SDPO and the Lotha Eloe Hoho in the presence of the Deputy Commissioner & ADC Wokha, and amicably settled the matter after mutual understanding by all parties concerned.

On the second incident that happened at Wokha on April 17, 2020 involving a Dental Doctor and police personnel on duty, it was clarified that on the same day of the incident, the police team led by the SP Wokha, SDPO Wokha, OC Wokha Police Station, the Doctor and his family members and some members of the Wokha Medical fraternity, in the presence of ADC Wokha & SDO (C) Wokha, amicably settled the matter after mutual understanding by all the parties concerned.

It was also decided that the matters would not be pursued further by any of the parties concerned. Hence, it is appealed to all not to revive the issue which has been amicably settled, it added.

Further, it notified that since the beginning, all frontline workers including the Police and Medical fraternity with support from the public have been fighting the Covid-19 pandemic and work will be continued with all the stakeholders as partners with a relentless commitment to contain the spread of Covid-19 pandemic in Wokha District.