Prominent Naga leader passes away

Newmai News Network
DIMAPUR, Jul 7: The Naga Hoho mourned the death of demise of Raitu Elu, a prominent Naga leader in Dimapur.
The Naga Hoho said it was grieved by the demise of Raitu Elu on July 5 evening in Dimapur and whose mortal remains have been interred in his native village in Peren district, Nagaland, on July 6.
Raitu Elu was a selfless and dynamic Naga social worker and an inspirational leader hailing from Zeliang Naga community. He served the Naga Hoho as a member of Committee on Naga Political Affairs (CONPA) from 2015-2019. He also served as the president of Zeme Naga Council.
"In his death, the Nagas have lost a true patriot, his community has lost an inspirational leader and his family has lost a doting father and brother," it stated.
The Naga Hoho then expressed "sincere condolences to the bereaved family and commit his soul to rest in heavenly peace with our Creator".