IMPHAL, June 26 (Newmai): A B Mathur, Interlocutor for the peace talks with the two umbrella bodies -Kuki National Organisation (KNO) and United People’s Front (UPF) has arrived in Imphal on Tuesday. It is not clear on the reasons for his visit to Manipur. Reports said that A B Mathur will also visit Churachandpur in south Manipur.
Meanwhile, the Interlocutor for KNO and UPF talks met Manipur Governor, Dr Najma Heptulla at Raj Bhavan in Imphal upon the former’s arrival. What was discussed in the meeting was not known.
The KNO and UPF had held talks with New Delhi on June 12, 2018. It is not known the position and the progress of the talks.
KNO and UPF have been raising the “territorial Council” type of arrangement. What has been the response of the Government of India is not known.