Tennis Court land allotted to BJP by GoAP in violation of HC order

By A O News Service ITANAGAR, Jan 10: The allotment of Tennis Court in Indira Gandhi Park here by state Govt to ruling BJP party for construction of its state office though the land was sub-judice with Gauhati High Court. HC judge justice Songkhupchung Serto, while disposing WP (C) No. 229(AP) 2018 on May 21 last, had directed to issue notice to the respondents (State of Arunachal Pradesh and five other opposite parties, returnable within 4 weeks, according to HC order available with this daily. However, the judge ruled that…

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Cong to return to power after 2019 assembly polls: Pario

By Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, Jan 10: The Congress party will rise again in the state with majority in 2019 assembly election, Arunachal Pradesh Congress Legislative Party (CLP) leader Takam Pario said, adding “We are positive in our vision to win as  party workers are working at grassroots level to understand the needs and wants of the people.” Addressing development meetings in various circles of Kra Daadi district, particularly at Kembang and Restaring where hundreds of people joined the party on Thursday, Pario urged the villagers not to be fooled by…

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14th Foundation day celebrated | TWS resolves to popularize Palang Sangri heritage site

Tracking expedition to be annual * TWS website soon: Tarak By A O News Service LEKHI, Jan 10: Adding a new cap to this Himalayan state head, Tarh Welfare Society (TWS) has decided to popularize Palang Sangri (living stone), a heritage located in about 5000-feet above sea level in Yangte  circle of Kra Daadi district. This was announced by TWS outgoing chairman Tarh Gongkap during concluding function of 5th general conference-cum-14th foundation day celebration of Tarh Welfare Society (TWS) on the bank of Dikrong River here on Thursday. The ever…

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BRO CE Dhiman inspects road & bridge works

AALO, Jan 10: BRO’s Project Brahmank chief engineer Brig  R K Dhiman, while inspecting ongoing road and bridge construction of 44 BRTF along Indo-China border during January 6 to 8 last, has directed all staff to expedite  works to achieve given  target of current fiscal year. He stressed upon work quality and safety of persons but lauded resent progress of various works despite adverse climatic and harsh topography While interacting with troops in forward areas, the CE motivated them to work with renewed vigour as the roads are of strategic…

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Khelo India Youth Games | Arunachalee weightlifters create 2 national records

PUNE, Jan 10: Arunachalee Charu Pesi won silver medal on the 2nd day of Khelo India Youth Games in 61-kg category of U-17 age group. He lifted total of 227-kg (97-kg in snatch, 130-kg in clean & Jerk). He lifted 17-kg more than what he had lifted during 64th School National Games at Guwahati in November last. In School Games, he had lifted total 210-kg (90-kg snatch, 120-kg clean & jerk). In afternoon session in the same age category, Markio Tario won silver medal to create national record by breaking record of…

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Young Arunachalee turns entrepreneurship model

By A O News Service NAHARLAGUN, Jan 10: One young entrepreneur Nabam Jury Medhi has been making a difference in trade and commerce sector of the state through her perseverance. With franchise from KC Fabrics & Décor, she had set up her production unit with four employees in Model village here in 2014 to produce various decorative door and window curtains, table cover and marketing across Arunachal Pradesh. When asked, she admitted that though her business was in small scale but response of customers was good and satisfactory. However, former…

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Shani Temple foundation day celebration on Jan 12

By A O News Service NAHARLAGUN, Jan 10: The 7th foundation day of Shani Temple would be celebrated in E Sector here near Chandni Hotel, Naharlagun Shani Temple Committee sources said; adding state’s lone temple was built and consecrated on 01.01.11. A new concrete structure is coming up adjacent to the temple near a papal tree where statue of Lord Hanuman would be installed, the sources said, adding hundreds of devotees visit the temple  daily, particularly on Saturday to seek obeisance of Lord Shani, known as God of Justice in…

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7 KVs sanctioned: CM

YINGKIONG, Jan 10: Seven new Kendriya Vidyalayas for Kurung Kumey, Dibang Valley, Namsai, Upper Subansiri, Anjaw, West Siang and Upper Siang districts at the initiative of state Govt have been sanctioned at his initiative of to give new thrust to education sector,  Chief Minister Pema Khandu told a function in VKV premises in Ramsing village near here on Thursday. While inspecting VKV building, he lauded the villagers for donating land freely for the school and appreciated work quality of building, being built at an estimated cost of Rs 3 crore….

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District level master trainers trained for 2019 elections

AALO, Jan 10: The three-day training of district level master trainers (DLMTs) on different topics, as directed by Election Commission of India, begun here on Wednesday last to be conducted by India International Institute of Democracy and Election Management, ECI training wing. The state level master trainers, who were trained in New Delhi during November- December last, will be imparting training to  DLMTs on EVM-VVAPT, counting & declaration of results, nomination process, ERO net & polling station rationalization, polling party & poll day arrangements, model code of conduct, election expenditure…

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Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat camp | NCC inculcates self-discipline: Guv

TEZPUR, Jan 10: Governor Brig (Retd) B D Mishra on Thursday exhorted NCC cadets to imbibe leadership instinct to serve the nation, develop sublime personality traits and join Indian armed forces. Addressing ‘Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat’ NCC camp in Tezpur University campus here, he said NCC is a very important institution, which has been instilling nationalism, patriotism and spirit of ‘Nation First’ among young students. Recalling his first NCC camp of 1955, in which he had received best social service award, he said that it was the beginning of his…

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