Imphal: Khwairamband Nupi Keithel Sinpham amadi Saktam Kanba Lup has endorsed the 24-hour total shutdown called by the Joint Action Committee (JAC) Against the Brutal Murder of Athuan Abonmai that would begin on Sunday midnight.
Abonmai was allegedly murdered by miscreants on September 22 in Tamenglong.
The NSCN (I-M), which has been on peace talks with India Government, has been committing crimes of killing and kidnapping. The brutal murder of Athuan Abonmai, after he was abducted in front of security personnel who were on duty for a function attended by chief minister, is one of such crimes of the outfit, secretary of Khwairamband Nupi Keithel Sinpham amadi Saktam Kanba Lup, Thingujam Rani said on Sunday.
The bandh called by the JAC against the killing of the leader who worked for unity in Manipur is supported by the
Khwairamband Nupi Keithel Sinpham amadi Saktam Kanba Lup, she declared.
All movements for justice against the killing will be supported by the women vendor organisation, she added.
Nineteen CSOs—AMKIL, Nupi Samaj, Tammi Chingmi, Nongpok Leingak Apunba Nupi Lup, ANUL, NIMPAL, Thoubal Ima, UMO, THANIL, NIPCO, UPF, MAPI Council, CADA, UPACO, AMPFA, EECHAL, EEVFAM, Macha Leima and AMSU had also expressed their support to the JAC’s total shutdown.