WORDS OF GRATITUDE

WORDS OF GRATITUDE Our journey to the native village of our General Secretary Th.Muivah was hindered because of the opposition from the Manipur government. On the other hand our Naga brothers, the Angamis, opened their home and received us warmly. We deeply respect and appreciate the hospitality that has been extended by the Angami people and the Viswema village to Read more

PRESS STATEMENT

GOVERNMENT OF THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF NAGALIM PRESS STATEMENT Viswema 3 June, 2010 During our stopover at Viswema we have had series of interactions with the Naga public, Social organizations, civil societies, church leaders & organizations, the media and well-wishers. In the formal and casual interface the hon’ble Ato Kilonser Th. Muivah and his members have had productive dialogue for Read more

PRESS RELEASE UNC

PRESS RELEASE The United Naga Council is once again compelled to condemn yet another brutal and savage action of the Manipur Armed Forces against innocent Naga citizens at Ukhrul on 2nd June, 2010. The violence prone IRB/Commandos of Manipur accosted Naga civilian on the streets of Ukhrul and started raining blows, kicks and rifles butts on the excuse that curfew Read more

WORDS OF APPRECIATION FROM TH. MUIVAH.

WORDS OF APPRECIATION FROM TH. MUIVAH. I on behalf of the National Socialist Council of Nagalim wish to express our deepest appreciation to the Viswema village for the warmth and large heartedness with which your village had welcomed us at such a short notice. We are overwhelmed and we cannot repay you back for the kindness extended to me and Read more

ON ARREST WARRANTS ISSUED BY IBOBI SINGH

NAGA YOUTH FRONT. ON ARREST WARRANTS ISSUED BY IBOBI SINGH Dated Tahamzam: 2ND June 2010. The arrest warrant issued to nine (9) leaders of Tangkhul mass based organisations directly from Mr. Ibobi Singh, Chief Minister, is nothing but to create another intentional war like situation in Ukhrul by the communal Government of Manipur. This kind of continuous confrontational approach will Read more

A note on the current crisis in Manipur

A note on the current crisis in Manipur Issued by Naga Peoples Movement for Human Rights (NPMHR, Delhi) for public debate The democratic and secular “Indian State” is challenged time and again by individuals like Narendra Modi, Chief Minister of Gujarat, who abuses the power of the State against minority groups. Latest to join him is Okram Ibobi Singh, Chief Read more

A Joint Statement issued by Human Rights Alert and the Asian Human Rights Commission

AHRC-STM-083-2010 May 24, 2010 A Joint Statement issued by Human Rights Alert and the Asian Human Rights Commission INDIA: Manipur crisis is the result of brokering with factional interests Three weeks after the Home Secretary Mr. G. K. Pillai’s discussion with the Chief Minister of Manipur, Mr. Okram Ibobi Singh, the state and its people continue to suffer from the Read more

Asia Indigenous Peoples’ Pact INFORMATION SHARING

Asia Indigenous Peoples’ Pact INFORMATION SHARING For further information, please see the contact details/reference given below Category: Letter of Concern Date: May 25, 2010 May 21, 2010 Dr. Manmohan Singh Prime Minister of India New Delhi, India Dear Sir, Greetings from the Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact. We express our deep concern and condemnation of the recent violence and suppression of Read more

A Backgrounder on the Present Impasse

Office of the Coordination Committee of Naga Civil Society Kohima-797001, Nagaland. Email: nagacivilsociety@gmail.com A Backgrounder on the Present Impasse (Dated Kohima the 26th May, 2010) Owing to the Manipur Government’s scornful and least-bothered response and attitude to the sentiments of the Naga people and other tribal communities of Manipur to review the imposition of the controversial Autonomous District Council (ADC) Read more