The Anal People has condemned in the strongest term what it alleged was a inhuman action meted out to one innocent man by Cadres of NSCN-IM Belonging to Lamkang Community on 22nd August 2019. Identifying the victims as L.H. David Anal S/O N.L. Shangkim residents of Ruwngchang Village in Chandel District, the incident occurred at Forest Gate Komlathabi and Lairungtabi Village.
At a Press Conference held yesterday at Maha Area Chief Association (MACA) Office Chandel, President of Anallon Chief Association Lumdil Anal Said that on Learning of Brutal Physical Assaults and attempt to murder of an innocent man L.H. David Anal by Mr. SS.Wilson Lamkang of NSCN and his Associate Mr. Issak Lamkang, GPRN on 22nd August 2019, 7 pm at Housing Complex of Kapam Village a Joint team of Anal Civil Societies, Anal Naga Tangpi (ANTA), Anallon Chief Association (ALCA), ALT, ASR and Maha Area Surrounding Chiefs Visited the above mentioned places on 24 August 2019 and found that Mr. L.H. David Anal was physically Assaulted & Attempt to Murder by Mr. SS. Wilson Lamkang NSCN & Mr. Issak Lamkang, Leacy on 22nd August 2019 at 7 pm, he said
Lumdil Anal further said, in the afternoon of 24 August, a joint meeting was convened at the office of Anallon Chief Association, located at Japhou Bazar and adopted various resolutions, i.e The Anal people openly question the motive and integrity of self style Captain SS. Wilson & Issak Leacy and their associates who carried out such actions on an innocent public without any reason.
The Anal People also questions the GPRN/ Region Authority for deputing its cadres to Threaten the lives of Anal People in the region. The Meeting also seriously viewed the past inhuman activities meted out to HL. Morning Anal & HL. Realson Anal by Region Authorities belonging to Lamkang Tribe at Betuk Village, it said.
The Meeting has decided to Launch Counter Action against the Accused Persons Wilson and Issak if they fail to turn up in the Court of Anallon Chief Association within 48 hours from 25th August 2019, Lumdil Anal said.
The Anal People also serve this open question to the particular community’s Leadership that, how long such kind of inhuman actions be carried out in the region? It is enough and if such motive is continued again and again and if their interests, rights & liberty is/are hurts the card of Gandhi teaching of non- violence shall be replaced by unwarranted action in region, he said.
Anal Civil Societies, Village Chiefs/ Secretaries and Executive Members of Anallon Chiefs Association also attended the Press Conference.
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