Opposition-less government in Nagaland renamed United Democratic Alliance

The nomenclature was unanimously approved in a joint meeting held at the State Banquet Hall in Kohima on Saturday, NDPP secretary general posted on Twitter.


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Nagaland legislators and party leaders of the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Naga People's Front (NPF), including independent MLAs, has unanimously resolved to rename the Opposition-less government in Nagaland as United Democratic Alliance (UDA), earlier known as Nagaland United Government.

The nomenclature was unanimously approved in a joint meeting held at the State Banquet Hall in Kohima on Saturday, NDPP secretary general posted on Twitter.

"The oppositionless government of Nagaland will now be called United Democratic Alliance (UDA). The nomenclature was proposed by the NDPP President and unanimously adopted by the House consisting of NDPP, BJP, NPF & independent Members," NDPP secretary general  tweeted.

The 60-member Nagaland Assembly now has 20 NDPP MLAS, 25 NPF MLAs, 12 BJP MLAs and two independent MLAs, while one seat is left vacant after the death of an NDPP MLA.
 

First Published:Sept. 20, 2021, 3:07 p.m.

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