Saturday, October 8, 2022

Centre extends ceasefire with NSCN (Niki)

Spl. Correspondent

The Centre on Wednesday extended the ceasefire agreement with NSCN/GPRN headed by Niki Sumi for another year.
“The ceasefire agreement is in operation between government of India and the NSCN (K) Niki group and it was decided to extend the pact with the group for a period of one year with effect from September 8, 2022 to September 7, 2023,” a Home Ministry statement said.
The NSCN (Niki) delegation was led by the Ceasefire Supervisory Board members headed by supervisor Abel Zingrü Thuer. Abel signed the agreement on behalf of the group and senior Home ministry official on behalf of the Centre, after a meeting at Hotel Ashoka, New Delhi.
It may be mentioned that the Centre had signed the ceasefire agreement with Niki’s group for a period of one year with effect from September 8, 2021 to September 7, 2022.

SourceNPN