Source: The Sangai Express
Imphal, December 10 2016:
The Democratic Alliance, Tamenglong (DAT), an ally of the NPF and BJP, has strongly condemned the granting of district status to Kangpokpi and Jiribam in particular and Tengnoupal, Pherzawl, Noney, Kamjong and Kakching in general.
In a statement, DAT said that it has adopted three resolutions during an emergency meeting held on December 9 .
Apart from condemning the creation of the seven new districts, DAT said that not an inch of the original lands of the Nagas should be included in Kangpokpi and Jiribam districts.
It was also resolved that the DAT-ADC, Tamenglong will strongly fight to defend the domains of Tamenglong district and the ancestral land of the Nagas.