Daily Archives: May 17, 2021

Covid care centres should be free of charge.

Yes 824 Votes (92.17%)No 70 Votes (7.83%) 

Three more die of Covid-19

ITANAGAR, 16 May: The state reported three Covid-19 deaths on Sunday, taking the total death toll to 81. On 14 May, a 44-year-old female from...

Bridge closure affects commuters

DAPORIJO, 16 May: The closure of the suspension bridge over the Subansiri river here in Upper Subansiri district has affected commuters and residents alike. The...

Select shops to open on Mondays and Tuesdays: DC

ITANAGAR, 16 May: Itanagar Capital Region DC Talo Potom informed that a few select shops selling groceries and vegetables will remain open on Mondays...

Triage centre starts functioning

ITANAGAR, 16 May: The triage centre for Covid-19 has started functioning at Hotel Donyi Polo Ashok here. The centre, run by the health department, will...

Onus is upon us

Monday MusingWe all need to be prepared for tougher times ahead as the Covid crisis in our country continues, prompting most of the states,...

Provide rations to labourers, students under NFSA: ANSU

ITANAGAR, 16 May: The All Nyishi Students' Union (ANSU) has urged the state government to immediately start a new programme for students, stranded labourers...

14 days’ lockdown in L/Subansiri from 22 May

ZIRO, 16 May: The Lower Subansiri district administration has decided to impose a two-week lockdown in the entire district from 22 May to reduce...

Two houses gutted

DUMPORIJO, 16 May: Two houses were reduced to ashes in a fire accident that occurred at Bararupak village here in Upper Subansiri district on...

CS reviews Covid-19 preparedness in Namsai, Pasighat

NAMSAI, 16 May: Chief Secretary Naresh Kumar on Saturday visited Namsai district to review the measures taken by the district administration to combat the...

NHPC provides cold chain equipment to GoAP

NAHARLAGUN, 16 May: The NHPC's Dibang Multipurpose Project has provided cold chain equipment for Covid-19 vaccination programme to the state government under its CSR...

‘Log on to IMC website for sanitization’

ITANAGAR, 16 May: IMC Commissioner C Chukhu has appealed to the people to log on to the IMC website or contact the nodal officers...

DA implements govt guidelines, tightens issuing of facilitation passes

CHANGLANG, 16 May: The Changlang district administration on Sunday said that the protocols and guidelines issued by the state government vis-à-vis Covid appropriate behaviour...

Environmental effect of felling trees

On Saturday, many trees were felled in Naharlagun town. Many of these trees located along NH 415 were very old and had become iconic...

Modi govt must rethink

Deficits & DebtBy Shivaji Sarkar India is profligate. Its economic policies are away from realism, dependent on only one aspect of development – build, build...