NDPP lodges complaint against Kelei Zeliang


Dimapur, February 25: The Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) as demanded immediate suspension of Commissioner & Secretary, Urban Development, Kelei Zeliang for allegedly canvassing in support of NPF Candidate of 7-Peren A/C and alluring the innocent public voters with Government schemes.
The Peren Unit of the NDPP had complained to the Chief Election Officer against Kelei Zeliang and stated that the action of a responsible IAS conferred officer need to be looked into with utmost seriousness as per the election conduct rules.
Meanwhile, the state unit NDPP said the officer should be arrested and befitting punishment should be carried out to set the right example for all government servants.
“This is a serious breach of rules, as he not only supported a candidate of political party in a public platform, but also used government facilities, cars and security guards in his political activities,” a press release issued by NDPP media and communication committee stated.
It further stated that the concerned officer has not only misused his position but also breached the trust and confidence placed upon him by the government.
Standing by the ‘Clean Election Campaign’, the NDPP appealed to one and all to adhere to the model code of conduct.
(Page News Service)