Thursday, October 6, 2022

PPC reaffirms to abstain from ensuing elections

In support of the August 26, 2022 ENPO resolution for “Frontier Nagaland” state, Phom Peoples’ Council (PPC) has reaffirmed its decision to abstain from the upcoming 2023 state general election and any election process of the state or central.
PPC vice president Shahsha L Phom informed that the decision to stand by the ENPO resolution was taken during the joint meeting of all the village council chairman and members, head GBs, and citizen president of all the villages under Longleng district on September 21, 2022 at its tribal headquarters Longleng town.
PPC informed that the joint meeting resolved that, in honour of ENPO Resolution, the Phom people would not participate in any election process of the state or central until its demand for separate statehood “Frontier Nagaland” was fulfilled. The meeting has further banned any election related campaigns by any political parties, candidate declaration programme by any individuals, groups or party within its jurisdiction.