A meeting of the apex Church and Naga apex bodies on Monday under the initiative of Forum for Naga Reconciliation (FNR) congratulated the NNPGs and the NSCN (I-M) on their commitment to form the ‘Council of Naga Relationships and Cooperation’ led by the convener of NNPGs and the chairman of NSCN.
The meeting congratulated the NNPGs and the NSCN (I-M) for declaring their “unconditional commitment to collaborate on the basis of our respective agreement with immediate effect for the resolution of the Naga historical and political rights with the Government of India,” said a joint statement.
The meeting reaffirmed its full support of the NNPGs and NSCN’s determination and empower them to find realistic ways to move forward in an honorable manner without any interference from internal and external forces, it stated.
The meeting also resolved to call upon the Naga people to find deep connection with one another and to form a collective speech and function as a whole in strengthening the commitment to explore, at the earliest, realistic ways to move forward on the basis of Naga historical and political right as marked in ‘Nagas are Moving Ahead, dated January 14, it mentioned.
The meeting resolved to work with immediate effect and urge all individuals and organizations to avoid making statements that create further confusion and division, it added.
“We enthusiastically in contrite spirit call upon all believers in Christ to support prayer programmes organised by churches and prayer centers for peace and harmony and triumph over the evils of hate, violence and malicious agenda,” it mentioned.