Reacting to the press release that appeared in some local dailies on November 4 and 7 on the subject ‘Phek Villages resolved to support Kuzholüzo Nienu (Azo) in the next state Assembly election”, Congress committee from four villages have issued a clarification.
Savenieyi, president, unit Congress committee. Phek Village, Kevechiyi, president, unit Congress committee, Phek Basa Village, Kuvemudo, president, Unit Congress Committee, Chosaba Village, Chintso, advisor, Unit Congress Committee, Surhoba Village in a press release stated that INC units of Phek village, Phek Basa village, Chosaba village and Surhoba village firmly stood for an open-mind social unity in these villages.
However, the signatories stated it unequivocally reject any form of forced unity for electoral mileage.
With regard to the “stage-managed resolution” to support the candidature of Kuzholüzo Nienu of NPF, the committee stated the Congress party in these villages would never compromise its identity, principle and stand.