Shimray takes over as new Commander-in-Chief of GPRN/NSCN-IM

Kohima/Guwahati, December 2: The Government of the People’s Republic of Nagalim (GPRN)/ NSCN-IM today appointed Lt General Anthony Ningkhan Shimray as the new “Longvibu” (Commander-in-chief) of the Naga Army in Camp Hebron succeeding Lt General Phungthing Shimrang.

Lt General Shimrag was applauded by the Vice President of GPRN/NSCN-IM for his service to the Naga cause, whose term completed on 28 November 2017. He was then inducted as an Executive Member of the Steering Committee with immediate effect.

The Kilo Kilosner (Home Minister) and the President of the CNC spoke on the occasion and acknowledged the former Longvibu’s service and congratulated the newly appointed Longvibu on behalf of GPRN.

Edited by: Arnab Jyoti Das