Monthly Archives: August 2020

54 army personnel test Covid-19+ve in Namsai; DA issues home quarantine notice to participants...

NAMSAI, Aug 6: Fifty-four personnel of the army camp here in Namsai district tested positive for Covid-19 on Thursday. As per reports, a jawan complained...

State records 93 Covid-19+ve cases; 4-year-old recovers

ITANAGAR, Aug 6: The state recorded 93 Covid-19 positive cases on Thursday, out of which 68 are personnel of the central paramilitary force (CPMF). Among...

Ering seeks upgrading of disaster risk assessment

PASIGHAT, Aug 6: Pasighat West MLA Ninong Ering has written to Prime Narendra Modi regarding the need for a holistic system upgrade for disaster...

CM reviews road projects in state

ITANAGAR, Aug 6: Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Thursday reviewed the status of all the completed, ongoing and proposed road projects in the state,...

AAPSU calls for holistic approach in matters affecting entire state

ITANAGAR, Aug 6: The All Arunachal Pradesh Students' Union (AAPSU) on Thursday welcomed Chief Minister Pema Khandu's proposal to hold consultations with all stakeholders...

Khandu calls for expediting airport project

ITANAGAR, Aug 6: Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Thursday held a meeting with representatives of the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to discuss expediting...

3 Arunachalee lifters selected for TOPS

ITANAGAR, Aug 6: Three weightlifters from Arunachal have been selected for support through the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) Development Group. They are Charu Pesi,...

BJYM volunteers discharged after quarantine

ITANAGAR, Aug 6: The volunteers of the state Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) who had worked at the Covid care centre (CCC) in Lekhi...

GSU, ATSU oppose MAR, PAC demand

ITANAGAR, Aug 6: Opposing the Mon Autonomous Region Demand Committee's (MARDC) demand for creation of a Mon autonomous region (MAR) comprising Tawang and West...

ANSU demands agri-horti college in Nyishi-inhabited area/dist

ITANAGAR, Aug 6: The All Nyishi Students' Union (ANSU) has expressed strong resentment over the state government's alleged failure to fulfill its commitment to...

APWWS expresses concern at delay in registration of Tadu Obey death case

ITANAGAR, Aug 6: The Arunachal Pradesh Women's Welfare Society (APWWS) has expressed concern at the delay in registration of case to investigate the death...

Union writes to CS over illegal appointments

NAMSAI Aug 6: Taking strong exception to "illegal appointments in the public health engineering & water supply department, Namsai division," the All Tai Khamti...

NEDFi to provide permanent market linkage for NE products

ITANAGAR, Aug 6: The North Eastern Development Finance Corporation (NEDFi) is going to launch the NEDFi haat in Guwahati (Assam) "on a marketplace model,...

Peace must be instilled in the world’s youth: Gov

Webinar on Hiroshima Day ITANAGAR, Aug 6: Governor BD Mishra said that the youth of the world "must be brought up, groomed and instilled with...

IJU demands withdrawal of FIR against journalist

NEW DELHI, Aug 6: The Indian Journalists Union (IJU) has condemned the registering of an FIR by the Sahranpur police, on the basis of...

Bank loans-related schemes discussed

DAPORIJO, Aug 6: Matters related to bank loans-oriented schemes and programmes were discussed during a meeting chaired by Upper Subansiri DC Kanto Danggen here...

NRCY imparts skill development trg

DIRANG, Aug 6: Eleven trainees participated in a programme on 'Processing technology for yak coarse fibre products', organized by the National Research Centre on...

Covid-19, not autonomy, should be the priority

After coming under heavy criticism over the demand for a Mon autonomous region, Chief Minister Pema Khandu, who spoke to the press on Wednesday,...

Districts facing Covid-19 fund constraints as state, centre delay fund release

ITANAGAR, Aug 5: Reports of financial constraints being faced by the administration of various districts have surfaced, as the Covid management teams are finding...

CM Khandu breaks silence on Mon autonomy issue, says there should be wide consultation

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Aug 5:  Finding himself in a barrage of criticism over the demands related to autonomous regions, Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Wednesday...