AFSPA will be withdrawn from Nagaland in 3-4 years: Amit Shah

On February 21, Union Home Minister Amit Shah expressed that Nagaland’s contentious Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) would be repealed within the following three to four years. In an election rally at Tuensang Sadar, Nagaland, Union Home Minister Amit Shah asserted that the Modi administration has ensured Nagaland’s peace and development. As per Shah, the Eastern Nagaland People’s Organisation … Read more

Congress party requests re-polling

The Congress party requests re-polling in some booths in Nagaland. They’ll claim that the BJP party’s individuals are capturing the polls illegally. In the case that the petitioner, Ajoy Kumar, sent a letter to the “Elections Commission of India,” In that petition, Ajoy Kumar said the polls were captured by the BJP individuals and tampered with in Aolengden and Tizit. … Read more

Salhoutuonuo Kruse Becomes First Woman Minister in Nagaland

Salhoutuonuo Kruse’s appointment as the first woman minister in Nagaland is a significant milestone for women in the state and across India. Kruse’s vision for Nagaland is one of sustainable development, greater participation of women in politics and governance, and improved access to healthcare.  Image Source: The Indian Express Salhoutuonuo Kruse, a member of the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP), … Read more

Hekani Jakhalu becomes the first woman MLA in Nagaland, writes history.

PDPP’s Hekani Jahalu made history by becoming the first woman elected to the 60-member Nagaland Parliament. Jahalu has been declared the winner of the Dimapur-III constituency in the 2023 Nagaland State Assembly elections. She defeated LJP’s Azeto Jimomi (Ram Vilas) by 1536 votes. Mrs. Jahalu is an American-educated lawyer and social entrepreneur. The 48-year-old does her advocacy through YouthNet, a … Read more

Exit Polls 2023: NPP likely to hold onto power in Meghalaya; BJP expected to return to power in Tripura and Nagaland

Highlights from the exit polls in Tripura, Meghalaya, and Nagaland on February 27 and 28, 2023 According to exit poll results for the elections held in the states of Tripura, Meghalaya, and Nagaland in February, the BJP is expected to keep Tripura and retake control of Nagaland alongside the union partner (NDPP) National Democratic Progressive Party. The party expects to … Read more