Efforts on to make youths job providers: DCM Mein

ITANAGAR, May 14: Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein Saturday said that efforts are on to make the state’s educated youths from job seekers to job providers and towards this end, the government has taken initiatives by providing them skill training and hand holding through innovation & investment parks. Inaugurating a Tai Khanmti restaurant here, Mein informed that the government is implementing many schemes such as Deen Dayal Upadhyay Swalambhan Yojana, CM’s District Innovation Scheme and various other schemes under Atma Nirbhar Yojana in Agri & allied sectors for upliftment of…

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Rajya Sabha Dy Chairman calls on Guv

ITANAGAR, May 14: Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh Narayan Singh Saturday called on Governor Brig (Retd) Dr B D Mishra at Raj Bhawan here and discussed various subjects of development in the state which need special focus and initiatives from the state and central governments. The governor shared about the best practices and initiatives of Raj Bhavan with the Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman. He also highlighted the developmental steps taken by the state government to bring prosperity and progress for the farthest habitation and last man in queue in the…

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Mayor inspects SWM plant at Karsingsa

KARSINGSA, May 14: IMC Mayor Tame Phassang along with corporators and officials of the corporation on Saturday inspected the ongoing construction of the solid waste management (SWM) plant here, to review its work progress. The mayor directed the engineers to complete the work in the stipulated time. “The IMC is all set to install the SWM plant once the construction of the approach road gets completed,” Phassang said. He further that one of the major challenges of the corporation is to dispose of garbage. “Until and unless there is no…

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Lok Adalats dispose 193 cases, collect over one crore revenue

ITANAGAR, May 14: The second National Lok Adalat conducted in various courts of the state on Saturday, disposed off over 193 cases out of 1,271 listed cases and an amount of one crore twenty seven lakh were collected as settlement amount. The lok adalat was conducted by Arunachal Pradesh State Legal Services Authority (APSLSA) under the aegis of National Legal Services Authority (NLSA). National Lok Adalat is conducted quarterly every year in numerous courts of the country, where the disputes and cases that are pending in a court or are…

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Dr Lego releases book

ITANAGAR, May 14: Director of Health Services (DHS) Dr M Lego on Saturday released a book in presence of several eminent personalities at Heema Hospital here. The book, ‘Wings of our heritage’, is being written by Dr Yogendra Pal Kohli. Addressing the occasion, Dr Lego said that one should guide the younger generation to study and motivate them to preserve their rich cultural heritage. “People should see that what they learn at schools and colleges should also try to learn from the works of Dr Kohli who, even after retirement…

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E-Siang begins disbursal of railways compensation

PASIGHAT, May 14: Fifty out of 57 project affected families and landowners under Phase-II of North East Frontier Railway project, from 7 miles to 2 miles under Pasighat circle, were handed over compensation cheques by East Siang district administration on Saturday after verification of original aadhar card, ST certificate, PRC, bank passbook and passport of the landowners who have offered their lands for the said project. Under Ruksin sub-division, compensation would be given on Sunday to 94 families. Among others, DC Tayi Taggu, ADC Tatdo Borang, DLRSO Kamin Darang, NF…

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Training on cyber security & emerging technologies held

ITANAGAR, May 14: The Itanagar center of National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology (NIELIT), in association with Oju Mission School, conducted a day-long awareness level training program on cyber security & emerging technologies at the school premises on Saturday, under the project “Capacity Building in IECT including training in Digital Skill sets and Current Industry Demanding Technologies for various sections of society in the NE States.” The training programme was funded by the union Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology. The program was inaugurated by the Principal Sheema Domai…

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NEP mandatory, CUET applicable to all universities from 2020: Dr Lochan

AUS for implementing NSQF laudable: UGC By Pradeep Kumar ITANAGAR, May 14: The 15th Educational Leadership and Skill Development Summit, attended by 70 university representatives at New Delhi on Friday, has resolved that National Education Policy-2020 (NEP) would be mandatory and Common University Entrance Test (CUET) applicable to all universities from 2022, said ASSOCHAM Education Council co-chairman-cum-World Education Mission (WEM) president Dr Ashwini Lochan. Uttar Pradesh Governor Anadi Ben Patel, Union MoS for Defence & Tourism Ajay Bhat and University Grants Commission chairman Dr Rajendra Agarwal were chief guest, guest of…

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Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao campaign | Arya sisters whistle blowers, Sarita Mali shining example

Phoolwali turns JNU PhD scholar Beyond the Horizon By Pradeep Kumar If Haryanvi Poonam Arya and Parvesh Arya as national president and coordinator respectively are whistle blowers of Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao abhiyan (BBBP) (Save the daughter, educate the daughter) campaign, Mumbai’s Chatkopar slum born Sarita Mali, 28, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) researcher scholar qualified to pursue PhD from University of California, toeing BBBP mantra is a shining example of “If there is a will, there is a way”. Comptroller & Auditor General of Indi, quoting experts, attribute the Govt’s inability to release…

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ASTE Prusty chosen for Railway award

By A O News Service ITANAGAR, May 14: The Railway Ministry confers annual national awards to very few selected good doers of all railway divisions across India prompting all to work with commitment. A high level committee after assessing performances for the year concerned, record to the ministry, a high level railway officer told this daily. Five employees of East Cost Railway Zone, including assistant signal and telecommunication engineer (ASTE) Deepak Kumar Prusty, have been zeroed down for this award, according to a notification by the Railway Ministry on Saturday,…

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