Daily Archives: June 5, 2020

Changlang DA restricts inter-circle movement after spike in Covid-19 cases; 42 total cases in...

ITANAGAR, Jun 4: The Changlang district administration has imposed restriction on inter-circle movement in Diyun, Miao and Bordumsa circles, except for medical exigencies and...

Police reveal chain of people involved in SUVs theft case

DTOs to be investigatedITANAGAR, Jun 4: The Itanagar police on Thursday laid bare the chain of owners, sellers and buyers involved in the luxury...

Magisterial probe on into 16 May murder of civilian by army in Pumao: DC

LONGDING, Jun 4: Longding Deputy Commissioner Chesta Yadav has informed that a magisterial inquiry is currently on into the 16 May Pumao village incident...

Barking deer rescued, released in sanctuary

ITANAGAR, Jun 4: Two jawans of Gacham (West Kameng)-based 7/8 Gurkha Regiment rescued a pregnant barking deer from drowning in the Zidhinkho river on...

Mechuka-Aalo road snapped; speaker writes to BRO CE

ITANAGAR, Jun 4: Surface communication between Shi-Yomi and West Siang districts reportedly snapped on Wednesday night after the washing away of an RCC bridge...

DC says no Covid-19+ve case in E/Siang after Aarogya Setu app mix-up

PASIGHAT, Jun 4: East Siang DC Kinny Singh on Thursday clarified that there are currently “no Covid-19 positive cases in the district.” The clarification came...

Police issue advisories to SM users, admins

ITANAGAR, Jun 4: The state police have issued advisories to WhatsApp and Facebook users and group administrators regarding dos and don'ts amid the Covid-19...

MLA donates 60 beds for quarantine centres in Tirap

KHONSA, Jun 4: Borduria MLA Wanglin Lowangdong on Thursday donated 60 folding beds for the quarantine centres in Tirap district. Receiving 50 beds for the...

Ambulances procured through donations flagged off

KHONSA, Jun 4: Three ambulances procured by the Tirap district administration through donations made to tackle Covid-19 were flagged off jointly by the legislators...

Plantation drive held on eve of WED

SENKI VIEW, Jun 4: A plantation drive was held near the Senki river on Thursday, a day before the World Environment Day (WED) celebration...

DA discusses reopening of schools, colleges

TAWANG, Jun 4: The matter of reopening schools and colleges was discussed during a meeting between DC Sang Phuntsok, DDSE Hridhar Phuntsok, DMO Dr...

Covid-19: APCC labour cell seeks action for workers’ welfare

ITANAGAR, Jun 4: The labour cell of the Arunachal Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) has appealed to the state government to distribute free masks, gloves...

Safeguarding subsistence-based livelihoods in the eastern Himalayas

A changing landscape I work with WWF-India, helping facilitate community-based conservation in Arunachal. The state is rich in biodiversity and home to many indigenous tribes....

Good work by Papum Pare DA

The construction work for the prefabricated Covid-19 hospital started on Wednesday at Midpu in Papum Pare district. The hospital, which will be 35-bedded, is...