Daily Archives: July 6, 2021

2 Covid-19 deaths reported on Monday, cases continue to rise

ITANAGAR, 5 Jul: Two more Covid-19-related deaths were reported on Monday, taking the state's death toll to 179. The deaths were registered on Sunday...

84-yr-old activist Stan Swamy dies in hospital waiting for bail

MUMBAI, 5 Jul: Priest-activist Stan Swamy, arrested under an anti-terror law in the Elgar Parishad case, died at a Mumbai hospital on Monday in...

Covid cases rising rapidly in LDV

ROING, 5 Jul: Just when it had started to look like Lower Dibang Valley (LDV) district was healing itself from the shock of the...

Kamle ASHAs on pen-/tool-down strike

RAGA, 5 Jul: The All Kamle District ASHA Workers' Welfare Association (AKDAWWA) in a representation to the Kamle deputy commissioner on Monday said that...

Kimin episode: Govt committee will submit report this week, says Felix

YACHULI, 5 Jul: Home Minister Bamang Felix informed that a committee constituted by Chief Minister Pema Khandu is studying the Kimin episode and will...

Property tax notice over Arunachal Bhavan invites criticism

ITANAGAR, 5 Jul: The Arunachal Pradesh Students Union Maharashtra (APSUM) on Monday condemned the Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) for serving a property tax...

Erosion by Debing river affects villages

Correspondent RUKSIN, 5 Jul: Erosion by the Debing river has affected several areas in Poblung and Debing villages in East Siang district. The surging water of...

U/Subansiri without regular SP, says org

DAPORIJO, 5 Jul: The Tagin Youth Organization in a memorandum to the home minister said that Upper Subansiri district is functioning without a regular...

MMJRMC demands suspension of engineers for encouraging illegalities

Staff reporter ITANAGAR, 5 Jul: Holding them responsible for the substandard construction work on the Mirem-Mikong-Jonai (MMJ) road in East Siang district, the MMJ Road...

Dree celebrated in subdued manner

ITANAGAR, 5 Jul: The Apatani community residing in the capital region celebrated Dree festival with a two-day programme in a subdued manner, in view...

CS expresses concern over flow of narcotics money in state

ITANAGAR, 5 Jul: Chief Secretary Naresh Kumar has expressed concern over the growing flow of illicit narcotics money in the country as well as...

Kimin to Bilgarh: The storm before the thunderstorm?

Kimin is one of the oldest administrative headquarters in Arunachal Pradesh. It came into prominence when Subansiri area was carved out of the Balipara...

A prophet is a threat to the powerful

A tribute to Fr Stan SwamyNo prophet is recognized by the powerful. Prophets are killed because they are a threat to the powerful. That...

PVSLN Murty is new NEDFi CMD

ITANAGAR, 5 Jul: PVSLN Murty has joined as the new chairman and managing director (CMD) of the North Eastern Development Finance Corporation Ltd (NEDFi). Murty,...

Felix inaugurates PS in Yachuli

YACHULI, 5 Jul: Home Minister Bamang Felix inaugurated the newly established police station (PS) here in Lower Subansiri district on Monday. The minister said that...

FCI DGM highlights PMGKAY achievement

ITANAGAR, 5 Jul: Food Corporation of India (FCI) Deputy General Manager (R) Shivraj Singh on Monday highlighted the achievement made under the Pradhan Mantri...

Drive against Covid-19 SOP violators conducted

KHONSA, 5 Jul: The Tirap police realized a penalty of Rs 67,000 from 155 violators of the Covid-19 SOPs during a two-day special drive...

Containment zone notified

MANI, 5 Jul: Following detection of clustering Covid-19 positive cases, the Papum Pare district administration has notified Mani village, starting from Pomya Nallah to...

Over 100 schemes under JJM approved for K/Daadi

PALIN, 5 Jul: The Kra Daadi District Water Sanitation Mission, chaired by DC Higio Tala, approved 195 schemes as part of the 2021-22 annual...

565 inoculated during ‘Maha Tika Abhiyan’

TAWANG, 5 Jul: Altogether 565 citizens were inoculated with the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine during a 'Maha Tika Abhiyan' held here on Monday. To...