Tuesday, July 23, 2024

NSF observes 67th Anniversary of Naga National Flag Hoisting Day

NSF observes

Dimapur, March 22: Naga Students’ Federation (NSF) observed the 67th Anniversary of Naga National Flag Hoisting Day on March 22 at Parashen, Rengma region, the site where the Naga National Flag was first hoisted in 1956 on the same date by Thungdi Chang, C-in-C Naga Home Guard, NNC.
A symbolic program was held which was attended by members and representatives of the Sendenyu Logvü Students’ Union (SLSU), Sendenyu Youth Organization (SYO) and New Sendenyu village elders among the NSF officials.
Kegwayhun Tep President NSF, delivered the Solidarity Message where he reiterated that the Naga Students’ Federation shall continue to honour “this historic day” in days to come while also offering homage to the past leaders for their impeccable contributions and selfless sacrifices to protect and to defend the Naga identity by hoisting the Naga National Flag for the very first time at “this very site. ”
A brief account on this monumental site and date of significance was delivered by the Rengma Selo Zi and the village leaders present. Eno. Siipuni Ng Philo, General Secretary NSF, chaired the program while Eno. Benjong Longchar said the invocation. The vote of thanks was proposed by Eno. Atokiho Sumi, Vice President NSF, and the program concluded with the benediction said by Eno. James Brilliantson Kashung, Speaker NSF. The Team also visited New Sendenyu Village Primary School and had an interactive session with the Teachers and students on matters of academic concerns. (Page News Service)