Daily Archives: March 25, 2020

Govt’s lockdown order largely ignored

ITANAGAR, Mar 24: Many citizens of the state failed to adhere to the state government's direction to observe a mere weeklong lockdown in the...

TRIHMS receives fresh PPE stocks for on-duty docs, staff

Isolation ward needs to be shifted, funds placed: Libang Staff Reporter NAHARLAGUN, Mar 24: Tomo Riba Institute of Health & Medical Sciences (TRIHMS) Chief Medical Superintendent,...

MLAs, others donate for Covid-19 prevention

KHONSA, Mar 24: MLAs Wanglin Lowangdong, Wanglam Sawin and Chakat Aboh have donated a month's salary each, amounting to Rs 3.60 lakhs, to assist...

Health dept counsels self-quarantine, six samples collected, 4 suspected cases

Covid-19 pandemic Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Mar 24: The health department has asked all asymptomatic students who have returned to Arunachal to practice physical distancing by...

ICJR urges govt to make findings of APSSB scam probe public, APSCW clarifies stand

ITANAGAR, Mar 24: The APSSB candidates' Interim Committee for Justice and Reformation (ICJR) has demanded that the state government make public the findings of...

Villagers caution against ‘sericulture farming’ fraud

ROING, Mar 24: The residents of Bizari village in Dambuk circle of Lower Dibang Valley district have issued a caution against a fraud taking...

30 students stuck in Bangalore

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Mar 24: Some 30 students from Arunachal are stuck in Bangalore, Karnataka, following the closure of paid accommodation. Tenzin Yangkee, a college student,...

PM announces 21-day nationwide lockdown

NEW DELHI, Mar 24: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced a complete lockdown across the country for 21 days from Tuesday midnight, asserting that...

NES, ANYA urge people to cooperate in prevention of Covid-19

RICHI-JULLANG, Mar 24: Welcoming the lockdown across the state in view of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, the Nyishi Elite Society (NES) on Tuesday suggested...

Villages in E/Siang impose traditional lockdown

PASIGHAT, Mar 24: At least five to six villages in Ruksin subdivision of East Siang district have been put under complete lockdown from Tuesday...

Wholesalers, distributors directed not to hoard, inflate prices: ACCI

ITANAGAR, Mar 24: The Arunachal Chamber of Commerce & Industries (ACCI) on Tuesday said it has issued directives to all the wholesalers and distributors...

ABK issues directive to defer kebangs

PASIGHAT, Mar 24: The Adi Ba:ne Kebang (ABK), on behalf of the Adi community, has issued a directive to all concerned to defer all...

DHO Chukhu Kapa no more

YUPIA, Mar 24: Papum Pare district horticulture officer (DHO) Chukhu Kapa breathed his last on Tuesday afternoon after suffering a cardiac arrest and renal...

Citizens’ cooperation necessary

The first day of the lockdown on Tuesday witnessed partial success, especially in the capital complex region. As the government did not include private...

Survivor not defector, new norm

Gaddi Aur GaddariBy Poonam I Kaushish A sense of de ja vu overwhelms. Brutally reinforced by the revolving door politics witnessed in the last fortnight...

Where are the diagnostic labs?

Dear Editor, I would like to express my concern over the inefficiency of the government of Arunachal Pradesh on healthcare systems and research schemes. Looking at...