GoAP puts its foot down on CoSAAP’s rigid stand: CS

*Stir declared illegal, strict disciplinary actions, including suspension notified CoSAAP terms GoAP move pressure tactic ITANAGAR, Oct 10: The CoSAAP, reacting to declaration of its non-cooperation democratic movement by the GoAP as illegal through a press conference on Wednesday, termed it “just a pressure tactics of authority to thwart the united democratic movement on genuine demands”. While the GoAP has threatened to take disciplinary action against the employees who observe ‘pen and tool down’ stir on October 11 & 12 to support movement, CoSAAP said that its demands are not…

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NESO team urges HM to solve NE problems

NEW DELHI, Oct 10: A team of North East Students’ Organization (NESO) led by its advisor Dr. Samujjal Bhattacharjya and chairman Samuel Jrywa called on Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh  in his office here on Wednesday and submitted representation enlisting  various issues of common interest confronting NE region. The issues included separate education policy and human resource development; repeal “impunitive” legislations and expedite ongoing dialogue with different armed groups for an early and negotiated settlement; infiltration of illegal immigrants; refugees-demand for a comprehensive policy; NRC;  opposition to order and rule on…

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Pure BJP Govt in Arunachal to replace present modified one: Madhav

By Staff Reporter PASIGHAT, Oct 10:  The BJP  will ride back to power after next election by forming elected BJP Govt under the leadership of Chief Minister Pema Khandu,  Arunachal Pradesh in state by said national BJP GS (NE and J&K in-charge) Ram Madhav said in his address to two-day extended state BJP executive meeting here on Wednesday. Madhav told large number of BJP workers from across the state that presently modified BJP Govt is ruling which will change soon by forming pure BJP Govt. However, it calls for forming…

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Rebia urges APWWS to discipline GenNext

APWWS actions gave women dignity The APWWS has been spearheading movement against traditional practices of child marriage and violation of rights of girls and women besides demanding reservation for women in three-tier panchayat to involve them in decision making process. Such endeavours had resulted in enactment of Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women Act, 2002. This had prompted Kurung Kumey DM Repo Ronya to ban child marriage on 07-12-06 (followed by Rajya Sabha with a bill on 15-12-06). Ronya along with SP Hibu Tamang had freed 14 girls from the…

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Piggery, bamboo industries could boost rural economy, says Meena

Meena interacting with Sanjeev as CE Angu watches By Pradeep Kumar ITANAGAR, Oct 10: Health commissioner G S Meena has advocated that piggery found in every Arunachaee house could be the best raw material for cottage industry across Arunachal Pradesh, if one sets up a plant to process its meat for marketing. The plant owner could supply piglets to local families to nourish.  If 10 piglets are given to a family, it could return the same number grown up ones after a year. This is a win-win situation as the…

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Actions are effective than words: DGP

By A O News Service ITANAGAR, Oct 10: “I believe in actions not words,” said Arunachal Pradesh Police (APP) DGP S B K Singh on Wednesday in response to a question about the outcome of his tour to Lower Dibang Valley, Namsai and Lohit districts’ during October 5 to 9 last. “My tour intended to interact with district police personnel to boost their morale and know the problems confronting them,” he told this daily. When asked if the APP was contemplating something new, he quipped again: “Wait and watch for…

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CM on inauguration spree

PASIGHAT, Oct 10: Chief Minister Pema Khandu inaugurated new academic block of Govt School of Nursing (GNM) at Bakin Pertin General Hospital & Training Centre here and 50-bedded maternal and child health wing, built under National Health Mission before inspecting the maternity ward and distributed gifts to the patients. He also inaugurated dialysis unit of the Hospital built under Pradhan Mantri National Dialysis Programme and lays foundation stone for construction of office of PWD CE (central zone-B) and East Siang district secretariat earlier. (CMO)

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3 Arunachalees win National Poshan Award

NEW DELHI, Oct  10: Two CDPOs and a supervisor received National Poshan Award (NPA) in a function  here on Wednesday, according to an official release. The recipients included CDPOs  Mailong Taku Moyong (Mebo ICDS project) of East Siang district and Shilakani Namshum (Lekang ICDS project) of Namsai district received block level leadership award while Nuri Elapra got individual excellence field functionary award. The NPA was instituted by Union Women & Child Development Ministry to recognise exemplary performers of recently concluded Rashtriya Poshan Maah (National Nutrion Month-September) under “PM’s overarching scheme for holistic…

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1 held for hooking power

By Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Oct 10: Capital Police detained an electrician on Wednesday for his alleged involvement in power theft through hooking, following proactive role played by power department (capital electrical division). A case (No 273 /18 u/s 379 IPC) was registered on receipt of an official complaint and one Asrafal Alam, son of late Usman Ali, was arrested from C Sector market line area, Itanagar police station OC inspector Tabi Bage said, adding probe has been launched. Meanwhile, EE Joram Lali has warned those involved in such illegal acts or…

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Kalikho Pul Memorial TT Champ from Oct 12

By Our Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Oct 10:  The Table Tennis Arunachal (TTA) is all set to host maiden three-day Kalikho Pul Memorial State TT championship (KPMSTT) from October 12 next next  at MLA cottage Indoor hall here. In all 86 players from 13 districts and 4 from Sangey Lhaden Sports Academy have registered for the event,  3rd state level tournament, TTA secretary general Pasang Dingla announced during a press conference in Arunachal Press Club here today. There will be three categories – junior, sub-junior and senior (open category) for both man…

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