Are you satisfied with the composition of the new state cabinet?

Comments from readers: - 1. With no woman in the cabinet, it is far from being satisfactory. Patriarchy overloaded! 2. No equal representation; some tribes have been given three and others zero. The portfolios have also not been equally distributed, based on the location and the importance of the portfolios. 3. No....

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...

The Indian government should start building roads in border villages of Arunachal.

Agree 598 Votes (95.22%)Disagree 30 Votes (4.78%)

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 the government consider clearing the garbage in the capital?

Comments from readers: - 1. Garbage has become an iconic identity of our state capital. Why should we lose it? 2. The administration collects garbage monthly, yet fails to collect garbage from door to door. Forget about door-to-door, they even fail to collect garbage from specific locations where garbage is dumped. 3....

Should stricter measures be taken to ensure that people wear facemasks in public places?

Yes 526 Votes (84.29%)No 81 Votes (12.98%)I don’t know 17 Votes (2.72%) 

Who is responsible for the pathetic condition of the capital’s highway?

Comments from readers: - 1. It's a collaborative blunder. I wonder whether the ministers ever use the road. I bet their luxurious cars don't make them feel the camel humps of a road and they fly everywhere. Even the police now have Mahindra Thar. Why? Because of the horrible roads....

Are you satisfied with central minister and Arunachal West MP Kiren Rijiju’s performance?

Of the total 2122 votes polled, 1,183 (55.75%) readers said they are not satisfied with Kiren Rijiju's performance, while 788 voters (37.13%) expressed their satisfaction (see poll results). The comments, however, are largely in favour of the minister. Comments: 1. He should stop being a 'yes man' and start being more assertive about...

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...

Do you think the killers responsible for the massacre of 11 people, including MLA...

Comments from readers: – 1.No, they will never be caught. The peace accord between the government and the NSCN faction responsible for the massacre has restricted the government from arresting them. The government should make the accord public. 2. Because the conspiracy is political and no political lord would want to...