The woman was raped on May 17, with the village customary court identifying him as one Kiedai Dwasang.
The party had appointed former state finance minister Kewekhape Therie as its state chief last Tuesday.
NSCN(K) led by S S Khaplang had threatened of targeting security forces a day before it ambushed eight soldiers in Nagaland’s Mon.
The eight soldiers who were killed included seven of the 23 Assam Rifles and one jawan from the 164 Territorial Army Battalion.
Amit Shah arrived in Aizawl on his maiden trip to the Northeast after taking over as BJP president.
Dimapur alone accounts for more than 40 per cent of crimes registered in Nagaland.
Shaiza defeated then chief minister Hokishe Sema of the Congress party in the historic general election of 1977.
Lynching episode underlines the need to bring in a politics based not just on memories of shared ethnic pasts, but the vision of a common future.
Dimapur incident had revealed security lapses and failure of the administration, said CM T R Zeliang.
The rape victim’s medical examination also indicated that she was not raped.
The Home Ministry today asked Karnataka, Maharashtra and Haryana governments to be fully alert.
On March 5, a mob broke into Dimapur Central Jail, dragged Khan out of jail and lynched him.
The incident has put the spotlight on the T R Zeliang-led Nagaland government’s handling of the situation. We list three instances.
The way justice was meted out to the rape accused in Nagaland, should happen in Maharashtra as well: Sena leader.
Khan was arrested for raping the woman in Dimapur on February 24 and remanded in judicial custody in the Dimapur Central Jail.