Dimapur, September 16: The NSCN (IM) has expressed grief at the untimely demise of Lieutenant Colonel Tokivi Achumi, MSM (Naga Army No. GH-16252), Assistant Quarter Master (AQM) of the General Headquarters (GHq), Naga Army from Luhevi village, Niuland sub-division under Union Territory (UT) on September 15. He enrolled in the Naga national service on October 1, 1997.
“He served the Naga nation with unwavering patriotism until his demise. The void created by his demise is deeply felt and would be difficult to fill in,” said the MIP NSCN/GPRN in a condolence message.
The office of the Longvibu, Naga Army bestowed upon him posthumously the rank of Colonel on September 15, 2020 in recognition of his service to the Naga nation, it informed.
The GPRN conveyed deep condolences to the bereaved family members and prayed for the departed soul to rest in eternal peace. (Page News Service)