DIMAPUR, Aug 24 - The NSCN (I-M) on Tuesday appealed to its members and �all God-loving people living in Nagalim� to hold prayers during the Sunday worship service on August 26 for the people of Kerala who are facing untold miseries owing to devastating rains and floods.
�We all must consider ourselves as if we are facing the same fate with the suffering people of Kerala,� the Council of Nagalim Churches, NSCN (I-M), said in a release. It said prayer for the people in a time of such severe calamity is the bounden duty of Christians who fear God and love the souls in disaster.
The outfit called for prayers for the solace of the people who lost their dear ones and who have been rendered homeless. It also sought prayers for proper resettlement of the affected people, for the rescue and relief workers, for the rulers of Kerala and India to be able to tackle the crisis properly. The outfit cautioned against possible outbreak of diseases after the flood.