Nagaland Government Calls For An Urgent Meeting On March 9
Nagaland government is to hold a meeting on March 9, aiming discussion regarding Nagaland Peace Process and Urban Local Bodies. Everyone including all MLA's, presidents of all political parties, representatives of tribal groups, and civil society groups of state will attend the meeting. Furthermore, issues of women reservation, and other peace discussions, long overdue in the state for over a decade would be discussed.
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Nagaland-Assam Border Issue: 10-Member Committee Passes Resolution
In an out-of-the-court settlement, Nagaland Legislative Assembly formed a ten-member committee from both sides headed by chief minister Neiphiu Rio and following a long meeting, it adopted a three-point resolution to resolve the decade-long border issue with Assam. The committee has to submit its report within three months. The two sides withdrew their armed police forces on July 31 and agreed to de-escalate tension.
Tags: Nagaland-Assam Border Dispute, Nagaland assembly, Armed Forces, CM Neiphiu Rio
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
After Almost 60 Years, Nagaland Plays National Anthem In Assembly
Nagaland assembly hall has played the national anthem for the first time in 60 years. Initiated by Speaker Sharingain Longkumer during the budget session on February 12, the national anthem was played before and after the speaker's speech. Attaining its statehood in 1963, the north-eastern state has witnessed decades of violence and secessionist activities in the past. As per the Constitution, playing the national anthem in state assemblies… read-more
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Courtesy: The Times Of India