Ningkhan Shimray was speaking during the ‘Tangkhul Leaders Consultative Meeting on Indo-Naga political talks’ Thursday afternoon at TNL ground, Ukhrul.
The Naga People’s Front (NPF) has stated that any ‘aggressive action’ by either party would only derail the “hard earned peace when the general public is eagerly waiting for the honorable solution to the Naga political problem at any moment”.
"The precious lives of these promising young soldiers may have been cut short in their prime time, but they have indeed gained martyrdom in this cruel death while in the line of national duty."
Six Naga Army personnel were killed by the combined forces of Assam Rifles, Indian Army and Arunachal Pradesh state police at Nginu in Longding district of Arunachal Pradesh on July 11.
Following an intelligence tip off regarding the presence of armed NSCN (I-M) cadres, the troops launched a well-planned and coordinated operation in the area.