Dimapur, February 1: Nagaland Chief Secretary, Temjen Toy laid the foundation stone for the construction of guest house-cum museum in commemoration of the establishment of the first British Outpost in Ao territory at Mongsenyimti village, Mokokchung on February 1.
Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Secretary lauded the people, especially the village council, for conceiving and initiating the project on historical facts. He assured the council to extend all help as and when required for the success of the project.
According to historical records, the first British annexation and setting up of British Outpost at Mongsenyimti village was established in the month of August 1888.
During the function a brief history and events record was delivered by Meyionen and dedicatory prayer was done by Rev. Imti Pastor, Compound Church Mongseyimti.
(Page News Service)