COVID-19 cases in Arunachal, mainly Capital Complex, rise 

Vijaya Bank sealed * TRIHMS services suspended By A O News Service NAHARLAGUN, July 08: As Capital Complex SP office was sealed on Tuesday after a working lady constable tested positive for COVID-19, Vijaya Bank branch here was sealed on Wednesday after one of its staff tested positive for COVID-19. Reportedly, someone came on Monday for some clarification and it is suspected that the staff got infected from that person. Though all bank staff would go for COVID-19 test on July 10, but all primary and secondary contacts of the…

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Helping villagers to save Sigar from flood fury my moral duty: Tayeng

By A O News Service ITANAGAR, July 08: Recurring flood of mighty Brahmaputra River leaves a rail of devastation annually causing massive damages to life and properties, while many families lose their homes and hearths, said Mebo senior lawmaker Lombo Tayeng over telephone on Wednesday. Referring to ongoing construction of protection bunds by Sigar villagers assisted by him, he said that all villagers belong to my constituency and it is my bonded duty to share their grief by doing whatever possible. Thus, I collected materials from different parts of Assam…

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Leaders’ right aptitude catapulting development: Shihan Tara

‘Consider joining politics’ Beyond the Horizon By Pradeep Kumar The khulja sim sim mantra seemingly has catapulted a new phase of development of treasure trove Arunachal Pradesh, like NEFA days’ workshop for all vehicles, later converted to power department SE office in A sector Naharlagun, saw a RCC building standing tall. When asked that statehood was granted in 1987 but why the process got delayed so long, Karate Association of India president Shihan Likha Tara said that the so-called leaders without knowing the meaning of democracy fought and won elections,…

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Share success stores for effect to multiply: DC tells SHGs

TEZU, July 08: Exhorted all SHG members to boost their production for commercial level, Lohit DC Prince Dhawan advised them to ensure their product become reliable with good quality to attract buyers. Addressing best performing SHGs of the district and distribute Rs one lakh loan certificate sanctioned by Arunachal Pradesh Rural Bank (APRB) here on Wednesday, he advocated availing PM-Kishan Yojana and Kishan Credit Card (KCC) benefits. Free stalls are available at APMC Market here for willing SHGs to sell their produce there, he said, adding the SHGs should share…

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RGU first to train teachers online: CEMC

RONO HILLS, July 08: “Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) is the first dual-mode university across the nations to initiate capacity building training for teachers,” said Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA) director Prof. Madhu Parhar. Addressing valedictory session of a three-day such online courses, organized by CEMC) in collaboration with RGU,  vice chancellor Prof. Saket Kushwaha said that RGU is committed to online leaning, the need of the hour and take all necessary step to adapt to the new normal. The RGU and CEMCA should jointly start relevant courses to…

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Aerodrome panel meets

PASIGHAT, July 08:  The Aerodrome Committee of Pasighat Airport, conducted by the IAF, met here on Wednesday to brief duties and responsibilities of all stakeholders on anti-hijacking for completing preparation for more flights to land . East Siang DC Dr. Kinny Singh sought coordinated approach with departments concerned for emergency medical cases. Alliance Air aviation station manager Manik Mishra, aviation officer Mumni Gogoi, Terminal manager Jayanti Pertin, CSO Kamin Darrang, DySP M.Rome, SSH  Monya Nyori were present. (DIPRO)

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Arunachal child dies of COVID in NEIGRIHMS

Libang to write to MoHFW about Meghalaya refusing disposal of body By Pradeep Kumar NAHARLAGUN, July 07: An eight-month-old baby of Arunachal Pradesh passed away due to COVID-19 at North East Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health & Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS), Shillong on Monday evening, taking mortality tally of Meghalaya to two. The child, referred by Tomo Riba Institute of Health & Medical Sciences (TRIHMS) from Arunachal Pradesh, had arrived at NEIGRIHMS with his parents at around 2.30 am on Monday for treatment of a different ailment, said Health &…

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Power supply disruption causes untold suffering in Deomali, hits COIVD management: Lowang

By A O News Service ITANAGAR, July 07: Disruption of power supply to Tirap, Changlanng and Longding districts since Sunday afternoon has caused untold sufferings for people of Namsang assembly constituency under Tirap district, Public Health Engineering & Water Supply Minister Wangki Lowang told over telephone from his Deomali residence on Tuesday. Pointing out that Khatalguri-Deomali 220 kV line drawn from Khatalguri in Assam tripped due to technical defect at 4.32 pm on Sunday for which the people of all three districts, particularly management of Covid care centres, has posed…

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COVID lockdown halts life flow, SOPs strictly in own interest: SP

By A O News Service ITANAGAR, July 07: Life almost came to standstill in Arunachal Pradesh Capital Complex with imposition of total lockdown since 5 pm on Monday with shutters of all shops down and only vehicles carrying those on COVID-19 duty plying on National Highway-415. The seven-day lockdown till 5 AM on July 13 has been clamped due to rapid rise in COVID-19 as till Monday, the state tally rose to 276, including 169 positive cases, 105 recoveries with two death while Capital Complex stood at the top of…

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