Rebel NSCN Group PeaceTalks : Rebel Naga group Nationalist Socialist Council of Nagalim-Isak Muivah (NSCN-IM) will resume peace talks with the Center here on Wednesday to find a permanent solution to the Naga issue. On Tuesday, a day before resuming talks with the government, the NSCN-IM said it stood by its demand for integration of Naga-dominated areas and a separate flag, and there could be no compromise on these.
Hope was raised by PM Modi’s speech
The NSCN-IM, in an editorial in its mouthpiece ‘Nagalim Voice’, said it is an “irony” that a prime minister who likes to “promote” his achievements. Narendra ModiHe is expected to take the Naga issue to its logical conclusion, while the impasse over the India-Naga Dialogue Framework Agreement (FA) continues. But when the FA had held the signing ceremony, his speech had raised a hope.
what was said in the editorial
The Prime Minister proudly announced that he had solved the long-standing problem of insurgency in Southeast Asia. Apart from this, the ceremony was telecast live all over the world, so that his achievement in resolving the Naga issue could be shared with all. The editorial said, “Modi cannot back away from the Naga issue, but he will have to look at the framework of the agreement once again from a political point of view.”
The agreement was signed in 2015
It was said in the editorial that he has taken the credit for bringing the FA. Now also take further action to resolve the Naga issue. (NNPG) separately. It has turned down the NSCN-IM’s demand for a separate Naga flag and constitution, while the group has stuck to it. The Center had signed the Framework Agreement with the NSCN (IM) on August 3, 2015, and also with the NNPG in December 2017.