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COVID-19: All Nagaland MLAs to contribute 1-month salary


Dimapur, March 31: Extending support to the effort of the Government in mobilizing resources to prevent the spread of novel Corona Virus (COVID-19) pandemic in the State, all MLAs in Nagaland, cutting across party affiliations, have decided to contribute their one month’s salary to the Medical Department, Government of Nagaland.
This was done in response to the request made by Minister for Health & Family Welfare, S. Pangnyu Phom to the Speaker, Sharingain Longkumer who took up the matter immediately with the respective political parties whose leaders unanimously agreed to the Speaker’s suggestion to contribute one month’s salary from all their MLAs to the fund being mobilized for fighting the pandemic, informed a release issued by Secretary, Nagaland Legislative Assembly, Dr P J Antony. (Page News Service)