Dimapur, July 29: NPCC President, K Therie today thanked the people of Phek district especially the NPF for supporting INC candidate, K L Chishi with a very laudable majority.
Addressing and files of DCC Phek, all the frontals bodies, the 5 A/C ACCC at Phek, Therie said, “The reason we are together is for Christ. We do not want to bring this in the forefront of politics but it has become unavoidable for we cannot compromise at any cost though our faith may be a weak one.”
“We cannot allow them to eliminate us without a contest. I am confident that in the coming elections, more affected people from different religions and marginalized sectors will come together to resist the onslaught of the Hindutva political domination,” he added.
Claiming that the BJP Government in the nation is fragile, the NPCC president said the lower class society, religion minorities particularly the Muslim and Christian have no option but to rise and defend ourselves from being lynched almost every day and also being discriminated, attacked and the pains that are inflicted upon all its opponent’s home with CBI, ED and NIA etc.
He expressed that Nagaland Government is under serious pressure from BJP, adding the Chief Minister has surrendered his writ to BJP High command; he has captured a Christian State like Nagaland and submitted into the hand of BJP.
Therefore, he stated, ‘I don’t know how he is at peace doing this to Nagaland people’.
He urged workers to remain steadfast, be strong and be the seeds of Congress. He was confident that Congress will return to power through ballot paper, for which we will together fight tooth and nail.
(Page News Service)