Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Is Arunachalee society civil in true sense ?

Comments from readers: - 1. A decaying society. 2. The cause for the recent Anti-PRC protests may have been genuine but the uncivilized mentality of the people came to the fore when they started daylight looting of various shops, benefiting from the chaos the protests had thrown the town into. A...

Is there a credible opposition party in Arunachal?

Comments from readers: - 1. Congress is BJP and BJP is Congress. 2. No. Either opposition will defect into ruling or ruling into opposition. 3. They are not credible, never have been, just opportunistic maggots feeding on issues. 4. What Arunachal truly need is a strong indigenous party that has its priorities figured...

Is creation of so many districts justified in Arunachal Pradesh?

We received 1,914 submissions in response to our latest poll: Is creation of so many districts justified in Arunachal Pradesh? Of the total votes received, 69.07% or 1,322 readers do not agree with the creation of these many districts in the state, while 24.92 % or 477 have agreed that...

Is the trend of winning elections uncontested fair in a democracy?

Comments from readers: - 1. It is tantamount to betrayal and deception against the voters of a constituency. The nexus and conspiracy among the candidates pave way for corruption and people cannot exercise their right to adult franchise. The candidates who withdraw after standing should not be considered next time...

Should PRC be granted to non- APST but Indians settled prior to 1968 in...

A total of 2537 readers took part in the vote. An overwhelming 1941 respondents said they were against granting of permanent resident certificates (see poll results).   Should PRC be granted to non- APST but Indians settled prior to 1968 in 49-Bordumsa-Diyun and 50-Miao-Vijaynagar constituencies in Changlang and 48-Lekang Constituency in...

Is the involvement of underground elements in elections a threat to the state’s future?

  Comments from readers: - 1. Ironically, UG elements were brought into action in Arunachal by our selfish politicians back in the 1990s. Because of their greed for power and throne, the poor public is still suffering and this is going to continue forever. Even this time, some of the power-hungry...

Are you satisfied with the performance of the Pema Khandu government?

A total of 1692 readers responded to the poll. 519 expressed satisfaction with Chief Minister Pema Khandu's government, while 910 readers said they were not happy with the performance of the government. 209 readers were not sure about the performance of the government (see poll results for details).   Are you...

Will the citizenship amendment bill affect the voting pattern in Arunachal?

Comments from readers: - 1. Very little, as at this moment most of the common people are uneducated on this issue. 2. Most of Arunachal votes for cash and contracts. No one cares about real party politics and the future of the state and the people. 3. Not at all. Nobody is...

Is ‘Arunachal Rising’ a political gimmick?

There were 1,023 responses, out of which 787 said that Arunachal Rising is a political gimmick, while 142 said that it is not a gimmick.   We reproduce some of the comments: 1. It's an honest endeavour to reach out to the people at their doorsteps. From the fact that many villagers...

Did you sell your vote during the 11 April simultaneous elections?

Comments from readers: - 1. I'm not for sale. 2. Better get Rs 15,000 now because I will get nothing in the next 5 years. 3. As a responsible citizen, I voted for development and not for money. 4. In Arunachal Pradesh everyone is corrupted, everyone is running after money. So I must...

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