Daily Archives: August 8, 2020

37 capital police personnel resume duties after recovering from Covid-19

ITANAGAR, Aug 7: The 37 police personnel from the Itanagar capital region (ICR) who had tested positive for Covid-19 have resumed duties after fully...

After months of delay, DCHC in Midpu inaugurated

MIDPU, Aug 7: After months of delay, the dedicated Covid health centre (DCHC) here in Papum Pare district was finally inaugurated on Friday. The...

ACCI threatens to declare 72-hr shutter-down strike over gap funding issue

Staff Reporter NAHARLAGUN, Aug 7: Claiming that the state government has not taken any step to address the various issues raised by the state's business...

PIL filed on poor condition of Lekhi SQC

ITANAGAR, Aug 7: A public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Gauhati High Court for issuing an ex parte order appointing a...

TSD calls for halting autonomy demands till acceptable solutions are found

ITANAGAR, Aug 7: The Tanw Supuñ Dukuñ (TSD) has appealed to the state government to put a halt to the demands for autonomous councils/regions...

NEP-2020 one of the best reforms of Modi govt: CM

ITANAGAR, Aug 7: Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Friday welcomed the new education policy, describing it as "one of the best reforms initiated by...

Legislators seek clarification over inclusion of E/Kameng’s areas in MAR

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Aug 7: Elected representatives of East Kameng district on Friday sought a clarification from the Mon Autonomous Region Demand Committee (MARDC) over...

Org demands cancellation of illegal appointments

NAMSAI, Aug 7: Ying Tai, an apex body of Tai-Khamti women of Namsai district, has demanded immediate cancellation of the orders of appointment issued...

Gov, HM discuss law and order

ITANAGAR, Aug 7: Governor BD Mishra and Home Minister Bamang Felix discussed matters related to the law and order situation and police force management...

ADS arrests drug suppliers, seizes narcotics, firearm

ROING, Aug 7: The anti-drug squad (ADS) of the police here in Lower Dibang Valley district has arrested 10 drug suppliers and seized narcotics...

E/Siang DA lifts lockdown with conditions

PASIGHAT, Aug 7: The East Siang district administration issued an order on Friday, lifting the weeklong lockdown in the district. The administration has also lifted...

CPMF records 46 of 101 fresh cases, 81 discharged

ITANAGAR, Aug 7: Forty-six personnel of the central paramilitary forces (CPMF) tested Covid-19 positive in the state, taking the total active cases in Arunachal...

NEPMU to join nationwide protest against policies

ITANAGAR, Aug 7: The state unit of the North East Petroleum Mazdoor Union (NEPMU) will join the nationwide bandh/agitation announced by 10 central trade...

Nat’l Handloom Day

Mishra interacts with weavers, artisans ITANAGAR, Aug 7: Governor BD Mishra interacted with weavers, artisans, entrepreneurs, and officials of the textile & handicrafts department through...

Karbak launches project for installation of solar LED streetlights

AALO, Aug 7: Liromoba MLA Nyamar Karbak on 5 August launched a project for installation of solar LED streetlights in Kamba and Yomcha towns...

AACWA urges CS to recall office memorandum, allow floating of tender

ITANAGAR, Aug 7: The All Arunachal Contractor's Welfare Association (AACWA) has urged the chief secretary to "recall the office memorandum No PD (SPD)-21/CCI/2019-20 (PT-I)...

Nat’l webinar on modern physics underway

Correspondent PASIGHAT, Aug 7: A three-day national webinar lecture series on 'Advancement and innovations in modern physics' got underway at the Jawaharlal Nehru College (JNC)...

Dist’s academic performance discussed

BOLENG, Aug 7: Siang DC Rajeev Takuk advised the district's education functionaries and other stakeholders to work hard to improve the students' academic performance. The...

Time to speed up road works

As the state enters the month of August, the monsoon season will slowly start to recede. The period from October to March is considered...

Should j&k believe in hope?

Change of GuardBy Insaf Will winds of change blow in Jammu & Kashmir? The sudden change of guard –removal of Lieutenant Governor GC Murmu and...