MyGuv: Dr Rao is ‘Enthusiast Level-1’

By A O News Service ITANAGAR, Dec 28: MyGov, a citizens’ platform for citizens’ engagement for Good Governance in India, launched by PM Narendra Modi on 26th July 2014, has now become a vibrant space for citizens and government to collaborate and seek innovative ideas, creative designs and solutions for Good Governance. Arunachal Pradesh former senior teacher (Economics) teacher Jayalakshmi Rao Sanipina (1981-1996), was certified on Monday for achieving ‘Enthusiast Level-1’ and urged “keep contributing to earn your MyGuv points and become Change Maker with MyGuv”. Dr Rao was also certified…

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THDC gets two mega dams in Arunachal

ITANAGAR, Dec 27: The Centre and the Arunachal Pradesh government have allocated two mega hydropower projects to THDC in the state for execution. The two projects include the 1200 MW Kalai-II and 1750 ME Demwe (Lower) in the Lohit basin of the state. The projects have been offered as a part of the basin-wise indication of projects in the north-eastern region as an overall development initiative of Arunachal Pradesh. The projects were given to THDC after the power giant successfully commissioned and operated the Tehri hydro project of 1000 MW…

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Mein bats for revamped power distribution scheme

ITANAGAR, Dec 27: Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein who is also the minister-in-charge of Power and Non-Conventional Energy Resources, Monday convened a meeting with the chief engineers of the power department, APEDA and Hydropower Development as a follow up to the meeting which he attended at Guwahati on December 3 with the Union Minister of Power on the Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme (RDSS). Mein cited the mantra of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Reform, Perform and Transform and urged the engineers to follow professionalism and dedication to carry out the…

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Use govt infra optimally, says Capital MLA

ITANAGAR, Dec 27: Capital MLA Techi Kaso on Sunday has appealed to all sections of the society to utilise government infrastructure in the best possible way. Kaso was addressing a function at Nyokum Lapang here after inaugurating a 1 km CC pavement constructed with an estimated cost of Rs 1.2 crore. The CC pavement that connects the NH-415 to the Catholic Church was constructed by PWD Capital Division ‘A’. Kaso said everyone should also act as responsible citizens of the state so that the next generation follow suit and join…

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Women awarded on Vajpayee’s birth anniversary

ITANAGAR, Dec 27: Rajya Sabha MP Nabam Rebia, BJP state President Biyuram Wahge and state BJP Mahila Morcha President Higio Aruni took part in the celebrations to mark the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Atal awards were also distributed to 15 elected women leaders of the state at a function organized by Arunachal Pradesh Mahila Morcha here at a city hotel on Monday. Rebia in his address said that people need to learn from the works of Vajpayee, what he did for the country. His tenure…

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RGU bids adieu to Prof Sotechand

RONO HILLS, Dec 27: The fraternity of Rajiv Gandhi University (RGU) on Monday convened a meeting at the university to pay respect to K Sotechand, Assistant Professor of the Department of Management, who expired on December 25 at Apollo Hospital, Guwahati. RGU Vice-Chancellor Saket Kushwaha, Registrar, Deans, Heads, Faculty members and non-teaching staff were present in the meeting. The VC said that the university has lost a valuable member of the family and a pure soul. He said he is in touch with the family and assured them that the…

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NABARD training in bakery begins

ITANAGAR, Dec 27: NABARD sponsored micro-enterprise development programme (MEDP) in bakery got underway at Oyan in East Siang district. The training programme was officially launched on Monday at Oyan village by Nitya Mili, District Development Manager of NABARD. Branch Manager APRB Sille, BMM ArSRLM, master trainer, chairman of Young Mission Adventure Club, village representative from Oyan were also present during the launching programme. The skill training being implemented by Young Mission Adventure Club would cover 30 SHG members of Oyan village with the objective to provide livelihood and income generation…

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CRPF organizes medical camp

KHONSA, Dec 27: A free medical camp was organised under competent medical officers on Monday by the 36 Bn of CRPF at Kaimai-Laptang village area in Tirap district. A large number of senior citizens, young people as well as children were gathered in the medical camp which was inaugurated by Tirap SP Kardak Riba and Pawan Kumar Singh Commandant of the CRPF battalion, Deputy Commandant M S Yadav and others. Speaking on the occasion, the Medical Officer apprised the people on the importance of healthy dietary habits, exercise, regular yoga…

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Air Gun Surrender Abhiyan of Arunachal laudable: PM

It has turned a model: Natung By A O News Service ITANAGAR, Dec 26: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his address to countrymen, has said that Arunachal Pradesh has launched an Air Gun Surrender Abhiyan to check unwarranted hunting of birds. “This Himalayan state boasts of over 500 species of birds besides some rare species which are not found anywhere in the world. But the number of birds started depleting fast for which this Abhiyan is still going on”, he said. Appreciating the people, he said that various communities of…

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BJYM meet pats Modi for pro-people initiatives

ITANAGAR, Dec 26: The state unit of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) on Sunday organised a seminar on Good Governance Day. The day marked the 97th birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee for fostering awareness among Indians about the need for accountability in the government. Around 170 youth from Papum Pare and Capital Complex took part in the seminar. The seminar was conducted at DK Convention Pare Hall here. The aim of organising the seminar is to create awareness and citizens of the state know about the…

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