Wednesday, 3 July 2013

Joint Relief Distribution for Displaced Rengma Families.

The rebel outfits has created tension in the Rengma inhabitat area at Borlangso, near Chokihola after signing an agreement with the Rengma people on 9th June 2013, and thus many families sold off their livestock and fled from their villages and moved to safer places. Following mass appeals by various civil society organizations, the rebel Karbi People’s Liberation Tigers (KPLT) has urged the displaced Rengmas people (mostly farmers) in Karbi Anglong to “return home under full assurance of peaceful coexistence.” KPLT leaders in a press note has denied allegation leveled against them.

During the time of adversity the Karbi Anglong Baptist Convention (KABC), Council of Baptist Churches in North East India (CBCNEI) and Assam Baptist Convention (ABC) jointly organized a relief programme on 27th June 2013 and donated a Power Tiller to the villagers of No.1 Borlangso. The Power Tiller has been handed over to the Pastor of Borlangso Baptist Church in presence of the official delegation from Karbi Anglong Baptist Convention (KABC) Rev. Davidson Ingti - Secretary, Mr. Samson Taro - Vice President, Mr. Sonasing Engleng – Treasurer, Mr. Moses Hanse - Principal, Christian English High School and Mr. Nshenthang Jishing – President (WRBA).