Dimapur, August 26: The Joint Committee on Prevention of Illegal Immigrants (JCPI) has requested 8 tribe hohos, Kachari Tribal Council and ENPO to depute a member each from their community -making for a total of 10 members – to represent the state of Nagaland to the North East Forum for Indigenous People (NEFIP) as per the structural requirement for the charter of the newly constituted forum.
The 10 members will be Nagaland’s permanent representative to the NEFIP, routed through the office of the JCPI, said JCPI convener K Ghokheto Chophy in a release.
A request letter has been sent to 8 tribe hohos, KTC and ENPO for the same.
The JCPI is a state member representing the State of Nagaland to NEFIP as endorsed by the apex tribe bodies at a meeting held at Tourist Lodge, Dimapur, on May 18, 2019, the release said.
Requesting the presidents of all the tribe bodies to nominate and give the names of their members to the JCPI convener on or before August 28, the release informed that the 10-member delegation representing the state will participate in the NEFIP Assembly at Aizawl, Mizoram from September 4 to 6.
In the meantime JCPI meeting will be held at hotel Jal Mahal, Mhalie Park, Dimapur, at 4 pm, on August 28, it informed.
(Page News Service)