|file photo: The stretch of rocky terrain in Sumthrang |
disturbed in 2013. If not Sumthrang temple, in hands of PNP
it must have been met with a greater damage.
1. PNP have said the same line to the locals during that attempt. The officials then had said: "if it were to protect the nyes around sumthrang no one shall be allowed to extract any stone from any where, even from the private lands." This has implanted fear in the minds of illiterate villagers making them join their lot.