Monthly Archives: May 2021

Five, including a six-year-old, die of Covid-19; death toll reaches 77

ITANAGAR/ROING, 14 May: Five people, including a six-year-old child, died of Covid-19 in the state on Friday, taking the total deaths to 77 in...

Health dept recommends ICR lockdown extension

ITANAGAR, 14 May: Health Minister Alo Libang said that his department has recommended extension of the containment (lockdown) in the Itanagar capital region (ICR)....

Frontline workers without proper PPEs: APCC-CMC

ITANAGAR, 14 May: A team of the Arunachal Pradesh Congress Committee's Covid-19 monitoring committee (APCC-CMC), led by its chairman Gyamar Tana and APSD Young...

Man grievously injures woman, arrested

Don't grant bail: APWWS Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 14 May: A man identified as Tumi Ado has been arrested by the state police for grievously injuring a...

DA, police remove construction materials from NH

ITANAGAR, 14 May: A team of the ICR district administration, led by EAC Datum Gadi, SDPO Kamdam Sikom, Highway AE Nangbia Tedi, LO to...

Tawang reviews Covid-19 infection

TAWANG, 14 May: Tawang MLA Tsering Tashi on Friday chaired a review meeting on the status of Covid-19 infection in the district and steps...

Tashi Yangjom first from India to scale Everest this season

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 14 May: Tashi Yangjom from Arunachal became the first person from the country to stand on the summit of Mt Everest this...

DC reviews Covid mgmt, meets with govt and private hospitals

ITANAGAR, 14 May: Itanagar Capital Region (ICR) DC Talo Potom on Friday convened a virtual meeting with the chief medical superintendents of government and...

Power shutdown for maintenance

ITANAGAR, 14 May: The Pasighat-Roing 132 kv transmission line will be shut down in a phased manner from 17 May for shifting the conductors...

Petrol, diesel prices rise again, reach record high

NEW DELHI, 14 May: Petrol and diesel prices on Friday touched record high levels across the country after rates were increased for the fourth...

No decision yet on Class 12 board exams

NEW DELHI, 14 May: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) said on Friday that it has not taken any decision yet on Class...

IMC continuing sanitization drive

ITANAGAR, 14 May: The Itanagar Municipal Corporation (IMC) is continuing sanitization of several important installations in the state capital, with several teams constituted under...

Covid positivity rate continues rising in ICR, says DC

ITANAGAR, 14 May: Itanagar Capital Region (ICR) Deputy Commissioner Talo Potom said that the Covid positivity rate is continuing to rise in the ICR. Briefing...

Prevent overcrowding at vaccination centres

The state government has finally announced to start vaccinating people in the age group of 18 to 44 years from 17 May onwards. Chief...

Not just Bihar’s concern

Bodies In Ganges By Insaf No dignity in death, an expression that too shall illustrate India’s second wave of the pandemic. This week, the depressing pictures...

DRDO developed 2-DG drug could be game-changer, says Karnataka Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar

Bengaluru, May 14 (PTI): The 2-DG drug developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) could be a game-changer in the fight against...

Centre dilly-dallied over PM-KISAN amount transfer to Bengal farmers: CM Mamata Banerjee

KOLKATA, 14 May: As farmers in West Bengal received the first installment of funds under the PM-KISAN scheme on Friday, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee...

Prime Minister Modi says Covid-19 rapidly spreading in rural areas, asks people to ‘take...

NEW DELHI, 14 May: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the coronavirus pandemic is rapidly spreading in rural areas, as he urged citizens...

Online medical consultation service by retired military doctors rolled out for entire country

New Delhi, May 14 (PTI) A free online medical consultation service launched by retired military doctors in view of a massive surge in coronavirus...

Vaccine purchase should be centralised, distribution decentralised: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, May 14 (PTI) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday hit out at the government's vaccine policy, saying it is compounding problems and...