Ukhrul, Jan 22 (ANI): Accusing Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh for trying to stop him from visiting the state and campaign for the upcoming assembly elections, Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has said the former's step was illegal, undemocratic and unconstitutional.
Addressing a rally at Tangkhul Naga Long Ground in Ukhrul constituency, Rio said that Chief Minister of Manipur tried his best to stop his party Nagaland People's Front (NPF), from contesting elections in the state.
"He is probably undemocratic, unconstitutional and not legal, trying to prevent NPF from coming here and contesting. You also heard, he said in the last winter session, he debated in the assembly that NPF cannot contest in Manipur state," added Rio.
Manipur is one of the five Indian states, which are undergoing assembly polls during January 28 and March 03.The results of the polls will be declared on March 06. (ANI)
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