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Centre sets up panel on Nagaland AFSPA relief

IndiaTimes Sunday, 26 December 2021
The Union home ministry has constituted a five-member committee headed by registrar general of India Vivek Joshi to examine the possibility of withdrawing the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act from Nagaland in the wake of the botched December 3 Army operation in Mon district that resulted in 14 civilian deaths. The committee will submit its report within 45 days.
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News video: Panel to look into withdrawal of AFSPA, says Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio | Amit Shah | Oneindia News

Panel to look into withdrawal of AFSPA, says Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio | Amit Shah | Oneindia News 01:57

Today, Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio tweeted that a committee will be formed to look into the withdrawal of the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act in Nagaland, after a meeting with Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the afternoon. #NeiphiuRio #Nagaland #AFSPA

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