Daily Archives: July 9, 2021

Covid claims another life, state’s toll reaches 185

ITANAGAR, 8 Jul: A 52-year-old female succumbed to Covid-19 on Wednesday evening, taking the state's death toll to 185. The patient's death was registered...

Discrepancies noticed in state’s Covid positivity rate data

Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, 8 Jul: Discrepancies in the data of the Covid positivity rate in Arunachal reportedly prompted the central government to send an expert...

Landslide jeopardizes transmission tower

ITANAGAR, 8 Jul: A massive landslide occurred near transmission tower No DRJ-ALO 90 of the 132 kv Daporijo-Aalo transmission line, located near Tode village...

Yak insurance policy approved

DIRANG, 8 Jul: The National Insurance Company Ltd has approved an insurance policy for yaks, following relentless efforts by the National Research Centre on...

Micro-containment zones notified in ICR, Pasighat

ITANAGAR/PASIGHAT, 8 Jul: The Itanagar capital region (ICR) administration on Thursday notified Polo Colony in Naharlagun as a micro-containment zone, following detection of 57...

Orgs urge GoAP to check ‘chaotic functioning’ of govt depts in Shi-Yomi

ITANAGAR, 8 Jul: The All Kochung Ao Welfare Society and the Shi-Yomi district unit of the ABK Youth Wing have appealed to the state...

China’s not observing border agreements ‘disturbed’ foundation of bilateral ties: Jaishankar

MOSCOW, 8 Jul: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Thursday that there has been a lot of concern about the India-China relationship since...

MLA flags off bus, ambulance

DIRANG, 8 Jul: Dirang MLA Phurpa Tsering on Thursday flagged off a Dirang-Itanagar APST bus service and an ambulance from the ADC office here...

NH to be closed for construction work

KOLORIANG, 8 Jul: The Kurung Kumey district administration has directed temporary closure of NH 173 (Package 4) near Leel village, in order to expedite...

Assn seeks rectification of tender norms

ITANAGAR, 8 Jul: Expressing resentment over the floating of an e-tender by a UP-based corporation for construction of a 120-bedded integrated hostel-cum-sports training centre...

Containment lifted from ICR areas 

ITANAGAR, 8 Jul: Itanagar Capital Region (ICR) Deputy Commissioner Talo Potom has de-notified some areas in the ICR as micro-containment zones and lifted all...

Union cabinet approves Rs 23,123 cr package for boosting health infra

NEW DELHI, 8 Jul: The union cabinet on Thursday approved a Rs 23,123-crore financial package for improving health infrastructure in the country to fight...

AAPSU expresses happiness over Rijiju’s elevation

ITANAGAR, 8 Jul: Congratulating Arunachal West MP Kiren Rijiju on being elevated to the rank of the union law & justice minister, the All...

DC calls for judicious use of MMRKK fund

ROING, 8 Jul: Lower Dibang Valley Deputy Commissioner KN Damo called for judicious utilization of the Mukhya Mantri Rogi Kalyan Kosh (MMRKK) fund, and...

Learning centre inaugurated

KHONSA, 8 Jul: Tirap Learning Centre (TLC) in Lamaty Complex here was inaugurated by Tirap DC Taro Mize on Thursday, in the presence of...

Assn to file PIL against GoAP over transfer, posting of officers

ITANAGAR, 8 Jul: The All Arunachal Contractor's Welfare Association (AACWA) has said it will file a public interest litigation (PIL) against the state government...

Awareness progs on FMD conducted

ZIRO, 8 Jul: In view of the outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) affecting animals in Lower Subansiri district, the animal husbandry & veterinary (AH&V)...

‘Jivas 2021’ fashion show to showcase Arunachal’s tribal crafts

NEW DELHI, 8 Jul: The Foxtail Heritage Fashion Association announced the launch of 'Jivas 2021', powered by Arunachal's tourism department, in association with the...

Fish fingerlings distributed

NAMSAI, 8 Jul: The Namsai KVK has distributed two lakh fish fingerlings among the beneficiaries of Namsai district under the Tribal Sub-Plan titled 'Development...

Hostel’s foundation stone laid

JOLLANG, 8 Jul: The foundation stone of the new Don Bosco College (DBC) boys' hostel here was laid by IMC Mayor Tame Phassang, in...