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 state budget ?

Comments from readers: - 1. If this type of budget could have been prepared since 1987 then every Arunachalee would have been the richest person on Earth. 2. The new processes adopted for implementation and execution of the new schemes are appreciated. Fresh creation of jobs to minimize unemployment is also...

Do you agree with the government’s decision to not build roads unless land is...

Comments from readers: - 1. It's a good initiative. But the government should give some remuneration as per the market value and verify the purpose of the structures built. 2. I don't agree completely. If land on the way is the only meaningful property a person owns, whether inherited or bought...

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...

Has the state government kept its promises made during the 2019 election?

Comments from readers: - 1. We are still waiting and noticing. 2. It is still the same old method to fool our common people. 3. The government has failed each and every individual of the state. Despite there being BJP government at the Centre and in the state, they have failed to...

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...

Will you vote for the party or the candidate in the upcoming parliamentary...

Comments from readers: - 1. Work or any progress has to be made by the candidate and not by the party. So, choosing a good candidate can bring many positive developments. 2. A person of good morality and leadership quality will get my vote, irrespective of his party. Honesty and trustworthiness...

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...

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...

Should the Centre do away with Article 371 (H)?

Comments from readers: - 1. For true democracy, power should be with the chief minister not the governor. Article 371 gives power to the governor to undermine the chief minister. 2. Article 371 (H) grants no special rights as that of 371 (A). It's just eyewash. 3. Yes, instead of this article,...

Will the state government’s teachers’ transfer and posting policy be effective?

Comments from readers: - 1. Transfer and posting will be effective, but the government may not comply with its own decision. 2. No, I don't think so. Influential party will find out a way to overcome this policy. However, if the government can strictly implement this, it will be a great...