KOHIMA, December 22, 2017: Lalneineiw, VDB Secretary of Khelma village under Ahthibung sub-division of Peren district on November was kidnapped by unknown miscreants and has also demanded a ransom of rs, 15 lakh. The Kuki Inpi Nagaland (KIN) has expressed shock at the kidnapping.
KIN information and publicity secretary in a press statement said, “It is very much disturbing to the family as well as the people of the area that such uncivilized incident has happened at a time when every Christian is gearing up to celebrate Christmas… This action of the miscreant(s) has stolen away the peace of the family, the villagers and the people of Ahthibung sub-division as a whole”.
Condemning the kidnapping and demand for ransom from “such a poor villager who is living from hand to mouth,” it further maintained that such action by any individual(s) or organization is never expected and accepted in a civilized society.
The Inpi appealed to the kidnapper(s) to immediately release the person safe and sound without any condition at the earliest before Christmas. It has also been requested that the security forces and the administration to take immediate steps at the earliest for the release of the kidnapped person.
(TNT with inputs from The Morung Express)