26 November, 2020

The Roses, The Guns And 80 Rounds

Modi can rejoice, yet the secrecy and suspicion about the Naga ‘accord’ suggests a longer road

The Roses, The Guns And 80 Rounds

Many Pairs Of Eyes

Armed Naga and other groups also important in conflict resolution:

  • National Socialist Council of Nagaland [Khaplang] NSCN(K) led by S.S. Khaplang; other half of old NSCN
  • Naga National Council/Federal Government Nagaland (NNC/FGN) Led by S. Singnya and Zhopra Vero, ended fight amongst Naga rebel groups in 2009
  • NSCN(KK) [Kitovi-Khole]: formed by Naga leaders who wanted to honour ceasefire against wishes of Khaplang


  • UNLF Largest representation of the Meitei, objecting to a greater Nagalim.
  • Kuki National Organisation (KNO): For a contiguous state for Kuki tribals.
  • Smaller Naga groups: Zeilangrong United Front, Manipur Naga Revolutionary Front. Unlikely to accept current deal.


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