Daily Archives: April 20, 2021

Everyone above 18 years eligible for Covid-19 vaccine from 1 May: Govt

NEW DELHI, 19 Apr: Everyone above 18 years of age will be eligible to get vaccinated against Covid-19 from 1 May, the central government...

Frontline workers await wages as Arunachal yet to release central fund and state share...

ITANAGAR, 19 Apr: The state government is yet to release the second installment of funds received from the Project Tiger division of the union...

RAT to be restarted at Banderdewa and Hollongi check gates from today

ITANAGAR, 19 Apr: All travellers entering the state capital will be tested for coronavirus by rapid antigen test (RAT) at the Banderdewa and Hollongi...

Implement Covid SOPs strictly: CM to DCs

TAWANG, 19 Apr: Alerting all deputy commissioners about the recent surge in Covid-19 cases in the state as well the country, Chief Minister Pema...

Covid-19: Govt orders summer vacation for schools from 1 May, RGU issues notice for...

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 19 Apr: Confronted with rising Covid-19 cases across the country and in the state, the Education department has issued a circular,...

Renowned DJ Bom Tayeng dies in accident

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 19 Apr: The state's renowned disc jockey (DJ), Bom Tayeng reportedly died in a road accident in the wee hours of Monday. Tayeng...

Action will be taken against govt employees using drugs: CM

TAWANG, 19 Apr: Chief Minister Pema Khandu said that the state government will be issuing a notification very soon, asking all the state government...

14th Nyishi Day celebrated

ITANAGAR, 19 Apr: The 14th Nyishi Day was celebrated at the Nyishi Elite Society (NES) secretariat in Richi Jullang near here on Monday. It was...

Sona stresses on tests to break Covid transmission chain

ITANAGAR, 19 Apr: Legislative Assembly Speaker Pasang D Sona emphasized the importance of carrying out intensive testing at the points of entry to break...

Manmohan Singh tests positive for Covid-19

NEW DELHI, 19 Apr: Former prime minister Manmohan Singh tested positive for Covid-19 and was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences...

Min visits Chimpu DCH

CHIMPU, 19 Apr: Health Minister Alo Libang along with top officials of the health department on Monday visited the dedicated Covid hospital (DCH) here. Libang...

Tuki mourns passing away of Assam’s ex-CM

ITANAGAR, 19 Apr: Arunachal Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) president Nabam Tuki expressed grief over the demise of former Assam chief minister Bhumidhar Barman. Barman, 91,...

Health min inspects construction of new TRIHMS block

NAHARLAGUN, 19 Apr: Health Minister Alo Libang on Monday inspected the ongoing construction of a new block of TRIHMS here which will have all...

Drug peddler arrested

ZIRO, 19 Apr: One Kago Nado alias Rancho (21), of Nenchalya (Hija) village in Lower Subansiri district, was arrested on Sunday in connection with...

Adopt zero tolerance against hoarders, Centre tells states

NEW DELHI, 19 Apr: The Centre on Monday asked state governments to adopt zero tolerance against hoarding of essential supplies like food and drugs...

UPSC defers interviews for civil services exam due to surge in Covid-19 cases

NEW DELHI, 19 Apr: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has deferred interviews for civil services examination 2020 due to a surge in coronavirus...

APSWC team visits OWA’S short-stay home

NAHARLAGUN, 19 Apr: Members of the Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women (APSCW) visited the short-stay home run by the Oju Welfare Association (OWA),...

Libang launches eSanjeevani telemedicine services

NAHARLAGUN, 19 Apr: Health Minister Alo Libang launched telemedicine services from the TRIHMS TeleHub here through the eSanjeevani OPD platform on Monday, in the...

Writer & journalist made first international democracy goodwill ambassador by Korean foundation

ITANAGAR, 19 Apr: Writer and senior journalist Bidhayak Das from Northeast India has been made the first international democratic goodwill ambassador by the Korean...

Libang inaugurates 30-bedded hospital

BASAR-NELLO, 19 Apr: Health Minister Alo Libang on Monday inaugurated a 30-bedded hospital here in Sangdupota circle of Papum Pare district, in the presence...