Daily Archives: April 24, 2021

Arunachal allots Rs 65 cr for Covid-19 vaccine, announces free vaccination for those between...

ITANAGAR, 23 Apr: The state cabinet has approved placing an order for four lakh Covishield vaccines and allotting an additional amount of Rs 65...

134 Covid cases recorded on Friday

ITANAGAR, 23 Apr: Arunachal recorded 134 cases of Covid-19 on Friday, with 18 critical patients currently admitted in the dedicated Covid hospitals (DCH). As per...

Thunderstorm lashes Puchigeko & Gepen circles, uproots electric poles

ITANAGAR, 23 Apr: Puchigeko and Gepen circles of Kamle district are without electricity for the last 12 days, after a violent thunderstorm accompanied by...

Warning issued against illegal extraction of resources

SANGDUPOTA, 23 Apr: The geology & mining department has warned of legal action against anyone who is found involved in illegal extraction of natural...

Injured leopard cat found

ITANAGAR, 23 Apr: Police personnel found an injured leopard cat (Felis bengalensis) and handed it over to the Tippi wildlife range in West Kameng...

Eviction drive carried out around Hollongi greenfield airfield

HOLLONGI, 23 Apr: An eviction drive in the areas adjoining the Hollongi greenfield airport site (Kokila Segment 2) was carried out on Friday by...

Outbreak of FMD reported in Siang, East Siang

Correspondent PASIGHAT, 23 Apr: Mithuns are reportedly dying due to foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in various villages in Riga circle of Siang district. "At least 10 mithuns...

Coordination meeting on NH packages held

ITANAGAR, 23 Apr: A coordination meeting was held at the Itanagar capital region (ICR) deputy commissioner's office here on Friday to discuss issues pertaining...

Campaign against drug menace launched, cannabis destroyed

YAZALI, 23 Apr: In view of the large-scale and uncontrolled growth of cannabis in many parts of Lower Subansiri district, the district administration launched...

Fire destroys 2 houses in Longkhaw village

Staff Reporter LONGKHAW, 23 Apr: Two houses were reduced to ashes in a fire accident that occurred in Longkhaw village in Longding district at around...

Railways, IAF being deployed to reduce transportation time for oxygen tankers: PM

NEW DELHI, 23 Apr: Amid several states flagging scarcity of medical oxygen in the Covid-19 fight, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the...

Two employees of AUS test Covid-19 positive

Staff Reporter NAMSAI, 23 Apr: Two employees of the Arunachal University of Studies (AUS) here tested Covid-19 positive on Friday. Sources informed that one is a...

LPG cylinders, stoves distributed to AWWs

BASAR, 23 Apr: Thirteen LPG cylinders with stoves under Poshan Abhiyan 2020-21 were distributed to anganwadi workers (AWW) of the ICDS project here in...

Drug peddlers arrested 

ZIRO, 23 Apr: The Lower Subansiri district police arrested two more drug peddlers on Friday, making it the third arrest of such persons within...

APSLSA conducts online trg for PLVs

ITANAGAR, 23 Apr: The Arunachal Pradesh State Legal Services Authority (APSLSA) organized an online 'awareness-cum-training' programme on 'Legal aid clinic and role of paralegal...

World Shakespeare Day, Book Day celebrated

JOLLANG, 23 Apr: The literary club of Don Bosco College (DBC) here celebrated World Shakespeare Day on 23 April. The club members read out excerpts...

BPCL opens fuel depot in Ruksin

Correspondent RUKSIN, 23 Apr: A petrol and diesel outlet of the Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) was inaugurated here in East Siang district on Friday. The...

IJU mourns death of veteran journalist

NEW DELHI/GUWAHATI, 23 Apr: The Indian Journalists Union (IJU) has deeply mourned the death of veteran journalist and fierce trade union leader Santosh Kumar. He...

Make contingency plan for business community

With the massive surge in Covid-19 infection across the country and in the state, the government of Arunachal has taken some important decisions. The...

Executive fails miserably

Round The States By InsafIt’s crass management catastrophe. The handling of the devastating second wave of the Covid crisis by the Centre has evoked a...