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NPF only pol party that truly worked and talked for Naga political issue: TR Zeliang

DIMAPUR, NOVEMBER 23: Leader of the NPF Legislature Wing TR Zeliang today claimed that NPF is the only political party that truly worked and talked for the Naga political issue.
“Many political parties talk about Naga political issue during the peak hour of election time but the principal of NPF is purely for the Naga cause”, he claimed.


Speaking as guest speaker at the NPF Central Women Wing co-ordination meeting at Central office, Kohima, Zeliang said NPF party do not only walk the talk when it comes to Naga political issue but had also manifested it and pointed out that when NPF was in power it had called for all political party (11 political parties) including civil societies and adopted resolution not to distribute party tickets or file nomination for the 2018 State general election as part of “solution before election”. However, the BJP had walked out the same day, he said.
Zeliang also stressed on the importance of women’s role in the society. Stating it was only the NPF party that truly considered women has a vital role for a better society and hence in 2017, the NPF Government had initiated and announced 33% reservation to the local urban bodies but due to hue and cry from the public, it could not be materialized.
Speaking on Manipur State election due next year, Zeliang expressed confidence that NPF will secure more seats and protect the Naga identity as well as the party. He also called upon women to come forward and play their important role in politics for shaping a better society.
NPF president, Dr Shürhozelie Liezietsu, who also spoke on the occasion, reminded that the NPF party was formed in the midst of blood and tears and with a purpose for Naga people. He alleged that other political parties are formed for election with a vision for power and money but claimed that NPF was formed purely for the better purpose of Naga people.
He also claimed that many present leaders, who may be in different political parties, may come back to the NPF party one day as this party belong to no one but Naga people.
Short speeches were also delivered by the Manipur State unit women wing, Sano Vamuzo, advisor Central women wing and Central youth wing.
Later, a 4-point resolution was adopted reiterating support to the leadership of the party president Dr Shürhozelie Liezietsu and NPF legislature party leader TR Zeliang to carry forward the party’s legacy of “Peace and Development” for Naga people. It also re-affirmed support to the leadership of its president Yanhola Yimchunger and resolved to re-dedicate and re-commit to the vision of the party by becoming a stronger party wing.


The NPF women wing resolved to give full support to party candidates in the upcoming Manipur State Assembly Election 2022 by actively campaigning and participating in election rallies. It further resolved to increase the current strength of office bearers from 23 members to a larger number and also re-activate all unit level in Nagaland in preparation for the 2023 Nagaland State Assembly General Election as well as tour all Nagaland Division offices before the declaration of the Nagaland Assembly general election, 2023.
The co-ordination meeting was attended by Women leader from Manipur State Unit and all the 14 divisional units of Nagaland State.
(Page News Service)

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