KANGPOKPI: The Kuki Chiefs’ Association, Khengjoi Sub Division Chandel and Kuki Students’ Organization Khengjoi strongly opposed the shifting of Model Residential School from Joupi to Khengjoi and urged the state Government to take immediate action.
The joint press statement signed by Ngamkholun Haokip, President KCA Khengjoi and Seikhokai Haokip, President KSO Khengjoi said that we have appraised the Chief Minister over the matter on the October 2 but no substantial is has been initiated till date.
It continued that despite of the peaceful petition, the tender process has been reportedly ended over the issue which infuriated the general public of the Khengjoi Sub Division as it obviously demonstrated the lackadaisical attitude of the Government.
It further said that we have decided and put forward our demands that the state Government must immediately take action over the shifting of Model Residential School as requested earlier and no work order shall be issued and no construction shall be executed unless the matter is settle as per the wish of the people.
It also cautioned that not adhering to our humble appeal shall be considered as undermining the sentiment of the people and the people of Khengjoi sub division will not tolerate move.