MoMA sanctions Rs. 35 Cr GoI share to GoAP: Rijiju

By Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, July 09: Union Parliamentary Affairs & Minority Affairs Minister Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday approved Rs. 35 crore for GoAP as central Govt share while chairing a review meeting of centrally sponsored schemes (CSSs) with Chief Minister Pema Khandu and DCMr Chowna Mein in presence of Union Commerce & Industries Minister Piyush Goyal. The GoAP has been directed to make a Geo-tagging of all  CSSs/projects which are incomplete within a month, Rijiju said  while interacting. The CM then assured to complete the geo-tagging within a month. Pointing…

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DC inaugurates HWC

ITANAGAR, July 09: Capital DC Shweta Nagarkoti Mehta after inaugurating new health and wellness centre (HWC) at Hokka village near Jollang on Tuesday urged the residents to avail basic health services and support its staff. Stressing importance of public cooperation in implementing Govt initiatives, she assured full support to ensure its efficient functioning. The HWC would serve a large population, ZPM Taro Tagia said and discussed plans to equip it with more medical equipment in future. DMO Dr. Kipa Tuglik stressed importance of maintaining a healthy life, especially as one…

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Complete projects on time: Vivek

YUPIA, July 09: Doimukh MLA Nabam Vivek during a meeting with PHE&WSD, UD and Water Resource Development EEs here on Tuesday reviewed infrastructure projects to ensure timely completion. “I have organized meeting of smaller group to understand in depth departmental working through one to one communication. I urge all to keep aside political differences and work for the district,” he said and stressed the importance of timely completion of projects by maintain quality being vital for growth and well-being of the community. “We have to work together to find solutions to challenges…

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Pul calls for strengthening basic infrastructures of WCD

Form AWC level panels: Lhamu ITANAGAR, July 09: Chief Minister Pema Khandu reflected his commitment for welfare of state’s women by giving charge of Women and Child Development department to a woman, said Minister Dasanglu Pul, while addressing a review of her department in Civil Secretariat here on Monday. She lauded the department for the tireless effort in implementing Govt policy and programs which have immensely benefitted the women and child in life cycle. She stressed on strengthening basic infrastructures, like office buildings, accommodation/quarters for the CDPOs and their staff and good AWC…

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ACCI urges union minister | Promote MSME sector for India’s GDP growth  

ITANAGAR, July 09: Arunachal Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) president Tarh Nachung and secretary general Toko Tatung called on Union Commerce & Industry, Consumer Affairs & Food & Public Distribution and Textiles Minister Piyush Goyal here in presence of Chief Minister Pema Khandu and Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kiren Rijiju here on Monday and submitted a memorandum seeking his intervention for promotion of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) of the state. The economy of India has transitioned from a mixed planned economy to a mixed middle-income developing social market economy with notable contributions of public…

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Goyal assures Guv to promote Arunachal commerce & industry

ITANAGAR, July 09: Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal called on Governor Lt. General Retd) K T Parnaik at Raj Bhavan here on Tuesday  when they discussed avenues for marketing state’s horticulture and textile and handicrafts products to national and global  markets and promotions of indigenous production. Many horticultural products, particularly Kiwi are cultivated in large quantities in the state, which with his ministry’s help would help the farmers to earn remunerative process, Parnaik said and suggested to introduce freight trains and set up cold storage to boost…

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Changlang DC’s anti-ragging guidelines laudable: APWWS

ITANAGAR, July 09: The Arunachal Pradesh Women’s Welfare Society (APWWS), the apex women’s organization of the state, has lauded Changlang DC for taking prompt action to address the issue of recent bullying and ragging reported in a school in the district. The APWWS president Kani Nada Maling, in a letter to DC Vishal Sah on Tuesday, said that proactive approach of the district administration has greatly motivated all women NGOs who work voluntarily for the betterment of our society. The quick response to the concerns raised by Singpho Women Organisation…

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Masses briefed on community policing

ITANAGAR, July 09: A community outreach program was conducted in Niti Vihar area here on Tuesday by Itanagar Capital Police led by DySP Kengo Dirchi and Niti Vihar PS OC Inspr. T.Tasso. A 4-km foot patrolling with ward members and youth of respective area started from PunchAli to Kola Camp, Niti Vihar covering all sensitive and hotspot areas, including Mahatma Gandhi Park, to create awareness among all stakeholders and  get their feed backs. The youth were particularly exhorted to stay away from drug menace and in any dirty activity. Appreciating…

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Anganwadi workers trained under SAC

NAMSAI, July 09: Two-day capacity building training of  118 anganwadi workers of Namsai block to saturate health and nutrition KPIs  concluded here on Tuesday as part of Sampoornata Abhiyan Campaign (SAC). One Trideep Dole verified number of pregnant women using data of medical, ASHA and AWW to ensure accurate update of data in poshan tracker. The training programme was attended by CDPOs, officials from ICDS department, Supervisors, Gram Sevika, ICDS Mentors, Anganwadi Workers & Piramal Foundation Team of Namsai. The discussion covered data discrepancies of poshan tracker to ensure accuracy,…

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