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.
The bandh was called by several political, social and business organisations.
Police said the arrests were made after going through the mobile video clippings of the incident.
The govt said that the safety & security of people from Assam residing in Nagaland is a priority of the Assam govt.
CCTV footage shows victim accompanying accused to a hotel after ‘first rape’.
CM Zeliang said a thorough investigation into the matter will be conducted and guilty will be punished.
The incident took place as the angry mob has been agitating against Bangladeshi infiltrators, the accused was also believed to be one.