Daily Archives: April 19, 2020

Wildlife hunting on spike, say forest officials

ITANAGAR, Apr 18: There are reports of increased wildlife hunting after the state was locked down on 23 March, following the outbreak of Covid-19...

CM warns against wildlife hunting

Chief Minister Pema Khandu, who also holds the forest portfolio, said action would be taken against those who indulge in illegal hunting of wildlife,...

CM visits Banderdewa check gate, reviews situation

ITANAGAR, Apr 18: Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Saturday visited the Banderdewa check gate and reviewed the measures taken to screen those entering the...

The Chai story: Leadership of Dr Sajinglu Chai Pul that helped cure a Covid-19...

ITANAGAR, Apr 18: "The moment you join the service, you are at risk. There is always fear of infection, but it does not mean...

IMA-AP stresses on using facemasks

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Apr 18: The Indian Medical Association's Arunachal chapter (IMA-AP) has emphasized on using facemasks or face covers while speaking, coughing or sneezing,...

Police send back colliery workers from Assam

Staff Reporter DEOMALI, Apr 18: Over 20 workers from a Ledo (Assam)-based colliery, who had recently entered here in Tirap district through the forests on...

MLA urges CS to restrict movement of FCI officials

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Apr 18: Itanagar MLA Techi Kaso has sought restriction on the movement of officials of the Food Corporation of India (FCI) posted...

Local youth innovates PPE, donates to Longding DC

LONGDING, Apr 18: Chanphua Wangsu, an unemployed youth from Lokgkhaw village in Longding district, handed over 25 pieces of personal protection equipment (PPE), which...

APDA distributes over 10,000 masks

AALO, Apr 18: The West Siang district unit of the Arunachal Pradesh Doctors Association (APDA) has distributed 10,400 masks to the public within a...

AAI distributes rations at Hollongi

HOLLONGI, Apr 18: The Airports Authority of India's (AAI) Northeast region headquarters distributed 7.2 mts of rice to the heads of the Chakma, Karbi,...

IMC workers required to wear masks, gloves

ITANAGAR, Apr 18: The Itanagar Municipal Corporation (IMC) has made it compulsory for all its workers to wear masks and gloves and use sanitizers. Addressing...

Admin reviews lockdown measures

BOMDILA, Apr 18: The West Kameng district administration on Saturday reviewed the measures to be adopted after 20 April, during the second phase of...

CRPF contributes to villagers in Changlang

CHANGLANG, Apr 18: The F/149 Bn CRPF carried out a sensitization drive and distributed relief items, protective gear and medicines to the villagers of...

Doimukh-based 12th Bn NDRF on Saturday carried out sanitization at the power house, the SBI office and the market areas of Nirjuli in Papum...

Covid-19: Post-lockdown recovery options

Flights Of FantasyThe nationwide lockdown has been extended by 19 more days up to 3 May. Worldwide, Covid-19 has infected more than 22 lakh...

Pvt dairy farmers supplying milk

YUPIA, Apr 18: With the Covid-19 scare causing paucity of milk supply in and around the capital complex, a few private dairy farmers have...

Non-APST entrepreneurs doing their part, shunning publicity

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Apr 18: The non-APST business community of the capital complex has donated to the chief minister's relief fund (CMRF) and PM...

NES units distribute essential items

ITANAGAR, Apr 18: The Mengio and Silsango units of the Nyishi Elite Society (NES) provided ration and other essential items to students from the...

Man involved in kidnapping of businessman surrenders

KHARSANG, Apr 18: The self-proclaimed general secretary of the Eastern Naga National Government (ENNG), Tujan Rekhong, who was involved in the kidnapping of...

Corona control team visits Dharmapur

DHARMAPUR, Apr 18: The 'corona control team' of Miao subdivision on Saturday visited Dharmapur, the Chakma-inhabited village in Namphai circle of Changlang district. The visit...