The Aimol Tribe Union Manipur (ATUM) expressed gratitude to the Assam Rifles and State Government for providing security to the villagers in the aftermath of Ngairong incident.
In a press statement signed by Ruitorlal Chongom, Secretary ATUM, the Union expressed heartfelt gratitude to the 20 Assam Rifles under HQ 26 Sector AR and the State Government for providing security to the villagers aftermath of the Ngairong incident in which Mr. Walunglua Aimol was shot dead by suspected NSCN IM militants.
On the fateful morning of August 22 after the militants shot dead the villagers, the personnel of 20 Assam Rifles and State Police Force reacted quickly and reached the spot for providing security for the Villagers of Ngairong and its surrounding, added the General Secretary
Ruitorlal further maintained that the presence of security forces from Assam Rifles, Police, IRB and Manipur Rifles give a sense of security to the villagers particularly women and children of Aimol Khullen, Ngairong, Chandonpokpi, Khodamphai and Aimol Tampak Village.
In the press statement, the General Secretary of Aimol Tribe also appealed the state government and the Assam Rifles to continue to extend assistance in any eventual incident too.