Dimapur, April 5: Leader of Opposition, TR Zeliang visited Lamhainamdi village in Peren district on April 5 and paid homage at the burial ground of the three persons who were killed by unknown armed assailants on March 22, according to a DIPR report.
Zeliang stated that the merciless and inhumane massacre of three innocent lives at Lamhainamdi village was a challenge to the Nagas as well as the district administration and security personnel of Peren district. He encouraged the people to retrospect on the history of the village, strongly uphold their rights and stand for it.
Stating that it is the responsibility of everyone to nab the culprit(s), he called upon the gathering regardless of their political affiliations and denominations to come forward and work with the administration and police personnel in order to ensure that the culprits were arrested at the earliest.
He expressed confidence that the culprits will be given stringent punishment.
(Page News Service)