State govt to appeal July 4 case at Guwahati High Court

DIMAPUR, APRIL 11 (MExN): The State government has decided to appeal the case of the July 4, 2014 rape and murder of a woman at Residency Colony, Dimapur to Guwahati High Court, Kohima Bench. Following this development, Longkhum Lanur Telongjem (LLT) in a press release issued by Lolen Jamir, president and Toshi Pongen, secretary and addressed to DC Mokokchung has decided to keep in abeyance their ‘next course of action’ which was scheduled to begin from April 11 onwards. The LLT however cautioned that in the event of the government failing to file the appeal as assured within the stipulated time frame, it would follow own course of action as stated in their earlier representations.