Kohima | July 17
The Central Party leaders of the Naga Peoples’ Front (NPF), comprising of central office bearers, members of frontal units in its emergency meeting held here today reaffirmed their allegiance and resolved to support Dr. Shürhozelie Liezietsu, the Party President and Chief Minister in this time of crisis.
The meeting was held this evening under the chairmanship of Apong Pongener, Working President & Advisor (Political) to the Chief Minister.
DAN chairman Kuzholuzo (Azo) Nienu exhorted the members in the meeting to study carefully the best case scenario and worst case scenario at this time of situation. He appealed to the members to be diplomatic in their approach and not provoke the situation at any cost. He stated that “courage and honesty are the pre-requisite to become a great leader. So, one should have such quality to lead the people.” He called upon the people to be courageous and be honest and reminded the leaders that a leader is judged during the crisis, not in time of comfort.
He also reminded the leaders that Politics and crisis go hand in hand and crisis is the road to success. He also said that “we should not aim at victory alone but also aim to an amicable solution as well.”
NPF vice president Pusazo Luruo also spoke at the meeting.