Sovereignty first then integration: NNC
Source: The Sangai Express

Imphal, August 30: Even as the Naga Hoho sponsored Naga integration rally is set to be held at Kohima tomorrow, the Federal Government of Nagaland of the Naga National Council has urged all the Naga civil societies including the Naga Hoho, Naga Mothers' Association, Naga People's Movement for Human Rights, Council of Naga Baptist Churches and the Naga Students' Federation not to deviate from the Naga National foundation of independence as formally declared on August 14, 1947 and the 1951 plebiscite.

In a statement, the FGN urged the Naga civil organisations not to forget the facts and to be aware of the forces working against the Naga Nation.