Imphal, Dec 12: While greeting the people, of the region particularly the women community of the state on occasion of the Nupi Lan Day, rebel group Maoist Communist Party of Manipur today expressed disappointment to the lost of significance for observing the day, as the spirit of the Manipur mothers who had courageously fought every odd is no longer seen to the women of today.
In a statement, the outfit said that the observance of Nupi Lan today no more remembered that the war that the courageous mothers of Manipur fought against the oppressive regime of the time was against the artificial famine created by them.
It further added that the observance of Nupi Lan day seems to lost its significance. No groups or organizations did not come out to voice against the price rise of essential commodities as well as looting of shares for the poor people by vested interested people. It also expressed disappointment to the inability to upraise against the draconian act AFSPA.
The Maoist statement wishes the people to change the mentality of crab culture with the coming of the Nupi Lan Day.