Imphal, Nov 17:
Proscribed group People’s Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak (PREPAK) said that the Home Coming ceremony organized by the government of Manipur at 1st MR Banquet Hall yesterday, where 31 cadres of five different rebel groups had laid down their weapons and surrendered to the Chief Minister who is also in charge of Home Department of the government of Manipur is a drama to get fund from the central government.
In a statement, Mangal Khuman, Publicity Officer, Dept. of Publicity & Propaganda of PREPAK said that the six cadres they stated to be PREPAK among the thirty-one cadres are not related to either the PREPAK or its army wing Red Army.
The statement also denounced the government for trying to segregate the unity of PREPAK by mentioning a new group called PREPAK (VC).
“There is no rebel group called PREPAK (VC)”, Mangal stated in the statement and warned the Home Department for using such name as the PREPAK had time and again clarified to the people of the state that no such organization called PREPAK (VC) exists.
On the other hand, the PREPAK termed the organizing of such home coming ceremony as a drama to spread false propaganda about the movement to the people of the region. It also ridiculed the government over its speech which stated that the revolutionary movement have been suppressed since the coming of the BJP government, stating that such speech is to please their master at the center.
The statement also stated that the PREPAK has been waging war against the colonial regime to restore the lost independence for years and will continue to do so until the goal is achieved.