Konyak Union Unit Chen (KUUC) has banned movement of trucks carrying log in and out of Chen area from April 13 indefinitely. The union said the move has been necessitated considering the road condition as it was the only lifeline of Chen area.
A press release issued by president and general secretary said the ban order would be enforced on the main road to Chen area, Mon to Wangti via Cenmoho and Chenloisho, Aboi to Wangti via Chingkao Chingnyu and Chingkao junction to Chen town. Defaulter would be penalized with dire consequences and considered anti-people, stated KUUC. Further, the Konyak union and Chen union has appealed to all timber businessmen and sawmill owners not to provide any sort of advance payment for supply of log from Chen area, be it local or non-local, from the date of issue of this order.