IMPHAL: The Tangkhul Katamnao Saklong (TKS) has strongly condemned the heinous incident involving the Rayotang authorities, Ukhrul, on October 3, 2020, where a UPSC aspirant Soshim Keishing from Kumram village under Phungyar AC, Kamjong district was physically assaulted by a group, allegedly at the behest of the vice-chairman and secretary of the authority.
As per the condemnation statement issued the vice president and general secretary of TKS, Shimsaphang and Hashokmi Khongreiwo respectively, it was stated that the union has committed to give full support and cooperation to the ongoing investigation on the incident.
TKS forwarded its firm stand for giving befitting punishment to the culprits as per the decision taken at the meeting of Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL) with leaders of Tangkhul Wungnao Long (RWL), Tangkhul Mayar Ngala Long (TMNL), Ato Longphang, TKS and TCFC meeting on October 3, 2020.
On the other hand, the Phungyar Block Headmen Forum (PBHF) expressed its regrets and unhappiness at the path taken up by the authorities of Rayotang, Ukhrul to launch a brutal attack on the innocent student.
Further, it appealed to the concerned competent authority to take up necessary action against the culprits and set an example so that such heinous incident is not repeated in the future.