Illegal vendors evicted

ITANAGAR, Nov 29: A team led by SDO Sangeeta Yirang with community organizers of DY-NULM, IMC and police inspected four vending zones of Capital Complex during last two days. The team thoroughly checked identity cards of vendors, cancelled identity cards of those who were operating outside vending zones, challaned those vendors did not pay garbage collection fee, evicted illegal vendors operating outside vending zones, especially near RK Mission Hospital here. Itanagar is the first NE city to implement the street vending policy with Capital Complex district administration by building temporary…

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Education growth is unsatisfactory: Siram

By A O News Service ITANAGAR, Nov 29: Senior Congress leader Bosiram Siram, who is planning to jump into 2019 Assembly election fray from Pasight East seat, is unhappy with the growth of education sector. He told this daily over telephone that “during my tenure as education minister, I had facilitated enactment of numerous laws to revolutionise education sector as higher education has miles to go to meet the growing aspirations of the intending educators despite its rapid stride.” “Developing infrastructures and recruitment of qualified faculties is a long drawn process involving huge…

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Tawang Maitree Diwas to fortify ties between armed forces & civilians

TAWANG, Nov 28: Tawang Maitree Diwas has laid a strong foundation in building good relationship between the armed forces and the civilian population, Governor Brig. (Retd) B.D. Mishra said in his inaugural address here on Wednesday. This is 10th edition of festival of bonhomie between Army personnel and Arunachal Pradesh people, he said. He along with his wife Neelam Misra witnessed numerous heroic activities demonstrated by soldiers of armed forces from across the country. Paying tribute to late Dorjee Khandu, he said the former CM had initiated this unique programme for…

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Arunachal LitFest to inspire budding writers, poets: Felix

Gen JJ arrives Former governor Gen JJ Singh who had earned sobriquet as ‘People’s Governor’ while serving the state since 27.01.08, arrived here on Wednesday afternoon along with his wife Anupama Singh to attend ongoing ALF, Raj Bhawan sources confirmed. ITANAGAR, Nov 28: The three-day Arunachal LitFest-2018, which began at Dorjee Khandu Convention Centre here on Wednesday, would give a new impetus to state’s budding writers by inspiring them to become good writers and poets, said IPR, RWD and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Bamang Felix. In his inaugural address, he said the…

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Ering seeks better BSNL network

NEW DELHI, Nov 28: Lok Sabha member Ninong Ering in a letter has apprised Union Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha about poor BSNL Network in various locations of Arunachal Pradesh. He attributed such disturbances to road expansion works under Trans Arunachal Highways and other projects causing disturbance to optical fiber networks. Thus, he sought an alternative model of telecom connectivity, like microwave networks and satellite systems under Digital India vision. All telecom service providers including BSNL need to increase bandwidth 6 GHz microwave systems and quality services in remote areas of…

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Joncha – an inborn prodigy

By A O News Service ITANAGAR, Nov 27: Justifying belief of this daily’s editor – Arunachal Pradesh is a ‘Land of Young prodigies’-, a young but inborn genius was fund during recent trip to Tirap district headquarters Khonsa. She is Joncha Aran, eldest among four children of Teman and Chajung Aran of nearby Kaimai village. She is even known to district’s senior lawmaker Wanglin Lowangdong, who had admitted during an interaction. Validating ‘Arunachalees kisi se kum nehi’ conviction, it was learnt that she had obtained architecture diploma from Hamirpur NIT…

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Be skilled to be employed: Honchun

ITANAGAR, Nov 28: The third batch of self-supported training on hospitality by Don Bosco Youth Centre (DBYC), concluded here on Wednesday. The training included front office management, house-keeping and food & beverage service and of the 22 youth, 50% were from Pongchau-Wakka, home constituency of Education, Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (SDE) Minister Honchun Ngandam. Addressing the valedictory function as chief guest, Ngandam congratulated them for successful completion of training and asked them to be determined, disciplined and dedicated. “Be skilled to be employed,” he told them. He advised them to…

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Electioneering grips Arunachal Pradesh | BJP will return to power after 2019 polls: Karbak 

LIROMOBA, NOV 27: While asserting that BJP will once again rise to power, Liromoba MLA Nyamar Karbak on Sunday called upon Arunachal Pradesh people, Galo community in particular, to cast their votes in favor of Saffron party in 2019 Lok Sabha elections. “The BJP-led state Govt has looked into every demand and necessity of Galo community. It is time to reciprocate in favor of the BJP for accelerating the development process,” he reasoned. Addressing extended BJP executive meeting-cum-Sampark Se Samarthan event  at Yomcha near here attended by over 1500 people, he…

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Tina Markia crowned Miss Upper Subansiri

By A O News Service DAPORIJO, Nov 28: Tina Markia was crowned Miss Upper Subansiri while Aniak Kodak and Alice Baja were adjudged 1st and 2nd runners-up respectively. The sub-title winners were Tina Markia (best cat walk& miss talent); Aniak Kodak (best costumes);  Romi Nayam Tamin (beautiful smile); Reri Romi Jeba (beautiful hair) and Yapi Ebiya ( beautiful eyes). All Upper Subansiri Collegian Group (AUSCG) conducted the event at Singik Hall here recently, supported by Education Minister Honchun Ngandam and H&FW Minister Alo Libang while financial support extended by good Samaritans. Markia is a 2nd year BCom…

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