Following media reports over land dispute between family members that took place on March 18 at United North Block, Naga Colony Burma Camp, Dimapur, the wife of Sashi has clarified that her husband was “falsely accused to attempted murder”. It may be mentioned that Sashisangba was arrested by police in connection over the dispute as per an FIR lodged by her nephew Zaseivikho.
She said that the victim Vihoto, who succumbed to his injury on Monday was closely associated to the family. She further claimed that the FIR lodged by her nephew Zaseivikho claiming that Sashi injured Vihoto with a crowbar was “totally false and baseless”. She also lodged an FIR at East Police station on the same day (March 18) against Zasi Zakiesato and his party for trespassing at her land and assaulting her men.
Meanwhile, the ACCC and AYC 1 Dimapur - I A/C has condoled the sudden demise of Vihoto Sumi, president of Ward No. 3, 1 Dimapur - I A/C. Both the ACCC and AYC in a condolence note stated Vihoto was a man with various character, noble by heart and a person with strong leadership quality. The ACCC and AYC 1 Diampur - I A/C conveyed its heartfelt condolence in the moment of sorrow to the bereaved family and prayed for the departed soul to rest in peace.
Khonoma Rüffüno, SOUDA condemn
Khonoma Rüffüno, Dimapur Unit has condemned the physical assault and attempted murder of its bonafide member, Zasivikho by Sashitsungba of Aonokpu Village, Mokokchung district and his men on March 18 at United North Block, Naga Colony, Burma Camp, Dimapur.
In this regard, the Khonoma Rüffüuno, Dimapur Unit, denounced the act or Sashitsungba in not honoring the mutual understanding arrived at with Zasivikho and his relatives earlier in the day to cease work on the disputed land and provoking the incident by resuming developmental activities along with his men in inebriated state. Khonoma Rüffüno alleged that Sashitsungba and his men physically assaulted and injured several of Zasikho’s relatives who were trying to pacify them
Khonoma Rüffno, Dimapur Unit President Rüüngunyü Meyase has appealed to all sensible citizens to condemn the uncivilized and cowardly acts perpetrated by Sashitsungba and his men.
Meanwhile, Shena Old Union Dimapur Area (SOUDA) has also condemned the act of Sashitsungba Longchar of Aonokpu village of Mokokchung district who attempted to murder Zasievikho during an alternation where Sashitsungba and his group tried to illegally encroach Zasievikho’s land.
SOUDA general secretary Inato Achumi stated that an iron rod was thrown by Sashitsungba from behind at Zasievikho but missed him and grievously injured one of his own friends Vihoto who later succumbed to his injuries in the hospital at Guwahati.
While expressing condolence for late Vihoto, the union stated that such barbaric and inhuman act should be by condemned and opposed by one and all. The union appealed to law enforcing agencies to award befitting punishment to the culprit and not grant him bail.