Daily Archives: February 9, 2018

Call for extension of land lease agreement from 30 years to 99 years

ITANAGAR, Feb 8: Social activist Payi Gyadi has urged the State Govt to extend land lease agreement from 30 years to 99 years as per earlier notification to promote more local entrepreneurship business. In a representation, he said many unemployed

Condolences pour in for Kangir Jamoh

ITANAGAR, Feb 8: Condolence messages are still pouring in large numbers from different stratum of the society for the premature demise of the popular leader from Adi community Kangir Jamoh, who passed away at a Guwahati hospital on Feb 6

Bank official’s murder case: Cops on toes to arrest assailants

Correspondent PASIGHAT, Feb 8: Barely a day after the gruesome murder of cashier of the Arunachal Pradesh Rural Bank (APRB), Mebo Branch, the locker of bank branch was opened this afternoon by bank officials in presence of East Siang SP,

DyCM sets March 2019 deadline for NH-415 Package-A work completion

ITANAGAR, Feb 8: Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein, who also holds the PWD portfolio, has given a new deadline to complete the work of Package-A of 4-laning of National Highway-415 from Chandranagar to Papu Nallah (10.90Km) by March 2019. He

Guv prescribes multi-pronged strategy to tackle drug menace

TEZU, Feb 8: State Governor Brig (Retd) Dr B D Mishra while expressing his deep concern over poppy (opium) cultivation and drug trafficking & addiction which is destroying the whole society, today suggested multi-pronged strategy to tackle this social menace,

Aalo drug rehabilitation centre made functional

Aalo, Feb 8: The rehabilitation centre for drug addicts located at Lower Hiker Gumin, Aalo has been made functional on Feb 7 after years of struggle and efforts put in by Mothers’ Vision, an NGO backed by few well-wishers. Attending

101 ITBP jawans undergo training on yak handling and management

DIRANG, Feb 8: The ICAR-National Research Centre on Yak (NRC on Yak), Dirang conducted a three days training for 101 ITBP personnel on yak handling and management in five different batches. Gracing the valedictory function, S Subramaniam, CO, 30 Bn

DC calls for proper credit discipline

Bomdila, Feb 8: The Reserve Bank of India, Guwahati conducted a Town Hall meeting on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) related issues at Dirang in West Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh on Thursday. The meeting was chaired by Umesh

Jamoh laid to rest

Staff REPORTER ITANAGAR, Feb 8: The mortal remains of former State BJP president and a prominent Adi community leader Kangir Jamoh were laid to rest at his Chimpu (Itanagar) residence today. He breathed his last in a Guwahati hospital on

CM meets Dirang fire victims, assures setting up of Fire Station

DIRANG, Feb 8: While noting that absence of a fire station in the Dirang valley was ‘a matter of concern’ post last month’s devastating fire accident here, Chief Minister Pema Khandu today assured that process for establishing a Fire Station