Monthly Archives: March 2020

Vegetables in short supply in Nlg

Staff Reporter NAHARLAGUN, Mar 28: The vegetable markets here wore a desolate look on Saturday as fresh supplies have not arrived due to the ongoing...

Arunachal girls who sat beside Covid-19+ve man test negative

ITANAGAR, Mar 28: Two girls from Tawang district, who sat next to the lone Covid-19 patient from Mizoram on a New Delhi-Guwahati flight, have...

Miao intensifies fight against Covid-19

MIAO, Mar 28: Essential food items were on Friday delivered to the people who are quarantined in the makeshift isolation ward of the PHC...

Central govt officers contribute to CMRF

ITANAGAR, Mar 28: The IAS, IPS and IFS (Forest) officers posted in Arunachal have decided to contribute 10 days' salaries to the Chief Minister's...

MLAs donate to hospitals, police

AALO, Mar 28: Aalo East MLA Kento Jini has donated Rs 1,50,000 to East Siang DMO, Dr Moli Riba, for procuring clinical masks, sanitizers,...

22 arrested in E/Siang for defying lockdown

Correspondent PASIGHAT, Mar 28: The East Siang district administration has warned of legal action against those who defy the 21-day lockdown in place across the...

Covid-19: Misplaced priorities

Flights Of FantasyThe Covid-19 pandemic caused by the coronavirus is causing panic across the world. Many cities and countries, including India, are under total...

Admins start home delivery services

ZIRO, Mar 28: With the 21-day statewide lockdown in place, the administrations in some of the districts have started home delivery services for essential...

Entry to Senki river blocked

ITANAGAR, Mar 28: The Senkiview Welfare Society (SWS) on Saturday blocked the entry point to the Senki river here after youths from different colonies...

Mechanism in place for essential items’ supply in W/Kameng

BOMDILA, Mar 28: West Kameng DC Karma Leki informed that a mechanism has been put in place to ensure availability of essential commodities in...

NEEPCO asks project heads to assist local admins

SHILLONG, Mar 28: The NEEPCO authority here in Meghalaya has advised all its operating power plants to extend all possible assistance to the local...

Chinese Army takes man from Arunachal into custody

TAKSING, Mar 27: A man from Taksing in Upper Subansiri district was reportedly caught and taken into custody by China's People's Liberation Army (PLA)...

IRBn constables suspended over brutal action

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Mar 27: Three IRBn constables have been suspended, following the emergence of a video clip showing them engaging in beating up three...

Over 200 students reach out to CM’s helpline

ITANAGAR, Mar 27: Over 200 students have reached out to the chief minister's office (CMO) here after Chief Minister Pema Khandu launched helpline numbers...

Rs 1000 each for BPL families, to cover 1,77,213 families: Khandu

ITANAGAR, Mar 27: Chief Minister Pema Khandu has announced that the government will provide Rs 1000 each to all the BPL families as one-time...

No respite for govt employees during lockdown

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Mar 27: With the 2019-20 financial year coming to an end, a number of government employees are compelled to attend office and...

12 tested for Covid-19 so far; TRIHMS gets ICU, ventilator

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Mar 27: Twelve persons have so far been tested for the coronavirus (Covid-19) in the state. Seven results came back negative,...

Road links to Myanmar sealed amid Covid-19 scare

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Mar 27: The villagers of Tirap and Longding districts have erected barricades shutting all border roads that provide links to Myanmar. This preventive...

95 persons quarantined in Changlang

MIAO, Mar 27: Miao ADC Tage Rumi has informed that a total of 95 persons are currently under quarantine at various facilities in Changlang...

2 who travelled with Covid-19 positive man put under home quarantine

ITANAGAR, Mar 27: The Tawang district administration has placed two girls under home quarantine after they were found to have travelled on the same...