NSCN (IM) condoles demise of Lumba Raising

Dimapur, May 17 (MExN): The NSCN (IM) has condoled the demise of late Lumba Raising Executive Member, Steering Committee on May 17 at Dimapur after a prolonged illness. The NSCN (IM) has fondly remembered him as the “one person who helped set up the Secretariat, GPRN in Council Headquarters (CHQ), Hebron.” Raising was also the first Principal Secretary, GPRN, served as Auditor General (AG), Chaplee Secretary, Kilo Secretary, Keya Secretary, Secretary of Art, Culture & Tourism (ACT) and Kilonser of Mines & Minerals.

The NSCN (IM) in a condolence message stated that he “contributed his best for the cause of the Naga nation” but regrets “that he has to leave this world without seeing the fruition of Naga political struggle.” The NSCN (IM) through its MIP extended condolence to the bereaved family and pray that “God bestow comfort and strength to withstand this deep sorrow.”