Daily Archives: January 12, 2018

3rd edition of Pakke-Paga Festival from Jan 16

Staff REPORTER ITANAGAR, Jan 11: After overwhelming response on its first and second editions, the organizing committee of Pakke-Paga Festival – the only wildlife conservation based festival of the state’ is all set to organize the third edition of the

Lohit gears up for Parshuram Kund Mela

TEZU, Jan 11: Reviewing the preparations being made for ensuing Parshuram Kund Mela on the occasion of Makar Sankranti (January 14-15), Lohit Deputy Commissioner Karma Leki has instructed all the Govt departments and other stakeholders to complete their assigned tasks

Don’t allow any degradation with cleanliness of areas cleaned: Guv

ITANAGAR, Jan 11: Participating in a sanitation drive on the third day of ongoing cleanliness drive in the State capital, Governor Brig (Retd) Dr B D Mishra today appealed to the people not to allow any degradation with cleanliness of

Minor sexually assaulted, accused arrested

Maksam TAYENG         PASIGHAT, Jan 11: In a shocking incident, a man has allegedly sexually assaulted a minor girl for last one year. In this connection, Pasighat Police has arrested the alleged accused Mongol Gao of Mirsam village on Tuesday night

2 houses gutted in Siyom Colony fire

AALO, Jan 11: Two SPT houses including huge properties were reportedly gutted in a fire accident that occurred at Siyom Colony on early Tuesday morning. No human causality has been reported in the fire, the cause of which was not

Khandu dedicates CMAGY to Kombo Tarsu village

AALO, Jan 11: Chief Minister’s Adarsh Gram Yojana (CMAGY) has been launched at Kombo Tarsu village, located 15 km off Aalo, the headquarters of West Siang district with Chief Minister Pema Khandu dedicating the scheme to the villagers today. Deputy

Govt honours Nada Umbing, finally

ITANAGAR, Jan 11: Finally, the Pema Khandu-led State Govt has ‘honoured’ Nada Umbing, who died in an Indian Air Force (IAF) chopper crash along with three crew members of IAF while evacuating people stranded due to landslides at Sagalee in

Cong: Govt should be more proactive to transgressions by China along LAC

NEW DELHI, Jan 11: Expressing serious concern over the Chinese making a 1.3 km of road inside Arunachal Pradesh, the Congress on Thursday cautioned the Government to remain more proactive to such transgressions. Addressing reporters here, AICC spokesperson Tom Vadakkan

Centre nods to a new railway line from Silapathar to Aalo via Bame

ITANAGAR, Jan 11: The Centre has given the go ahead for a new railway line from Silapathar to Aalo via Bame and soon, the survey works will begin. This was informed by General Manager of Northeast Railways (Construction), N K

DDSEs come under fire on ‘poor’ MDM implementation

ITANAGAR, Jan 11: The DDSEs have come under fire vis-à-vis the implementation of Mid Day Meal (MDM) scheme and they were directed to find out and identify the schools where MDM is not being implemented properly or not being implemented