Children gift Dirang public a billion dollar New Year 2019

  Dirang draws global professional attention By A O News Service ITANAGAR, Dec 30: Good Samaritans breach all boundaries to extend their services for the cause of humanity. This hill town of Arunachal Pradesh witnessed various activities of USA-based renowned real estate company board of chairman Sandeep ‘Sunny” Kancherla since Friday last. Kancherla, based in Brick City of NewJersey, is a senior online marketing strategist and recognized by NJBiZ as among 40 top under 40 to receive prestigious Samll Business Success Award, is seen making trash cans and posters with…

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Ink Indo-China water treaty, amend Act 1986: AAPSU

ITANAGAR, Dec 30: Demand for rigorous persuasion with GoI on India-China water treaty in collaboration with GoAP relating to Arunachal Pradesh rivers originating from China/Tibet and amendment of Arunachal Pradesh Act 1986 under Article 371 (H) were among important resolutions adopted during three-day federal assembly All Arunachal Pradesh Students’ Union (AAPSU). Chaired by federal speaker Danghi Mangam, the session which concluded at Tezu on Saturday adopted resolutions including: Education:   Demand for transfer and posting of regular principals, head masters, subject teachers as per survey reported by respective DSUs; immediate recruitment…

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CM urges people to help expedite Itanagar airport

By Our Staff Reporter HOLLONGI, Dec 30: No one should play own political tanagar agenda on construction of Greenfield Itanagar Airport at Hollongi or compensation issue rather support its speedy construction, said Chief Minister Pema Khandu. “We have already wasted more than 10 golden years or else the airport might have been built by now but change of site, litigation and other issues have delayed the ambitious project,” he said while replying to media persons on the sideline of foundation laying ceremony of 12th NDRF Bn HQs here on Saturday….

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Dozens voluntarily donate blood in APVBDO camp

ITANAGAR, Dec 30: Arunachal Pradesh Voluntary Blood Donation Organization (APVBDO) continuing it’s ‘Save life mission’ conducted a voluntary blood donation camp at RK Mission Hospital here. Dozens of students, public, professional and political party workers voluntarily donated blood for the noble cause. State BJP   vice president Tame Phassang, addressing the willing donors, urged all sections of people to donate blood voluntarily. He lauded APVBDO for its humanitarian service, saying: There is no greater endeavor in the world than donating blood voluntarily as it is a noble cause that helps someone somewhere to…

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Recall PRC statement or face agitation: NESA

ITANAGAR, Dec 30: Strongly opposing granting of PRC to non-APST, Papum Pare district Nyishi Ethnic Students’ of Arunachal (NESA) unit has accused the GoAP of undermining the sentiments of state’s indigenous people and Nyishi community in particular by promising to granting PRC to non-APST people leaving in Namsai and Lohit districts. Contrary to the work of elected leaders to focus on development and safeguard rights of the indigenous people, state’s BJP leaders are polluting the peaceful atmosphere by making such statements and assurance to non-APST people living in Arunachal, the…

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DDU GKY rolls out with MoU inking

PASIGHAT, Dec 30: Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU GKY), a flagship programme aimed at placement linked skill development of Union RD Ministry, was rolled out in this state with igning of 1st DDU GKY MoUs on Sunday. Two MoU with were signed with Baba Saheb Ambedkar Technical Education Society (BSATES) and Dadi Hamgio Charitable Society in a function attended by Panchayati Raj, H&FW Minister Alo Libang and RD & PR Special Secretary Shri Nyali Ete. The programme will commence from January onwards. Libang, in his address, assured support…

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Khampti & Mishmi tribes hit by Opium & other drugs: MLA Mein

MEDO, Dec 31: “Opium and other drug abuses are seriously affecting both Khampti and Mishmi tribe most. The menace has taken an alarming proportion. Rampant cultivation and its open sell in Medo weekly market needs to be stopped to save our youth or else in another decade most of the local population will be outnumbered,” MLA CT Mein said while addressing a drug awareness camp here. The two-day free health camp, themed ‘My Arunachal Drug Free Arunachal’, which concluded on Sunday, was organized by Lohit zonal hospital with support from…

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HDMT Champions concludes | Karbak exhorts youth to adopt Games & sports as profession

AALO, Dec 30: Aalo East beat Aalo West by 4-3 via tie breaker to lift men football, Aalo West trounced Aalo East to lift the men volleyball, Liromoba beat Aalo West to lift women football and Aalo West beat Liromoba to lift women volleyball. Gammi Ori, Duggum Ori, Kesang Mane and Toter Nomuk were declared best players of under-18 men and women HDMT football and volleyball matches played at GSS School here on Saturday. Liromoba MLA Nyamar Karbak distributed the trophies, certificates, cash prizes of Rs.50,000, Rs. 25,000 and Rs….

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District-level HDMT ends

SEPPA, Dec 30: The 3rd edition district-level Hangpan Dada Memorial Trophy being organized for East Kameng district was ended successfully with the final football match played between 8th Bameng AC and 10th Seppa-East AC in boys’ category today here at General Ground, Seppa. Recalling the extreme sacrifice made by Late Hangpan Dada, 10th Seppa-East MLA Tapuk Taku exhorted the participants to play the game with true sportsman spirit and in accordance with the rules and regulations of the game. He further urged the players to play the game with utmost…

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No decision on PRC until final JHPC report: CM

By Our Staff Reporter HOLLONGI, Dec 29: No permanent residential certificate (PRC) will be issued until decision on final report of the joint high power committee (JHPC) whose report is yet to be submitted by its chairman Nabam Rebia, Chief Minister Pema Khandu said here on Saturday. While replying to queries of reporters on PRC issue, which had cropped up after statement made by him and Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein as New Year gift to non-APST of Lekang (Namsai district) and other area recently, Khandu said that there is…

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