PSO of VIP commits suicide

By Our Staff Reporter NAHARLAGUN, Aug 31:  A PSO of a VIP committed suicide with his service pistol on Saturday morning, Capital SP M Harsha Vardhan told this daily. Constable Techi Ramesh Tara, son of Techi Tajap of of 4th IRBn, who was deputed as PSO for security of former DyCM Kameng Dolo, committed suicide by using his .9mm service pistol at a private residence at Polo Colony at around 7 AM. Late Ramesh, a resident of Model Village, originally from Gumte village of Seppa, East Kameng district, was earlier posted with…

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Taku exhorts people to end money culture in election

SEPPPA, Aug 22: “Avoid money culture during election,” Seppa East MLA Tapuk Taku exhorted about 2000 BJP workers, assembled in a meeting here today as a preparation for 2019 assembly elections. He exhorted them to  reap benefits of development be it road, bridge, school and hospital projects by avoiding use of RTI Act, 2005 against any scheme and project because of personal enmity with any leader. He narrated the difficulties he faced while getting ongoing district hospital upgradation work worth Rs 36 crore under National Health Mission sanctioned by the…

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DA launches cleanliness drive

SEPPA, Aug 11: East Kameng district administration launched a cleanliness drive-cum-competition here in a bid to keep the Govt establishments and its surroundings clean. The DC under the supervision of DC G S Rawat begun on Saturday and continue till August 14 as part of Swachh Bharat Mission, CO Laxmi Dodum said. “After inspecting all Govt establishments, an officially constituted team would select the best performing ones to be awarded during Independence Day celebration,” she said.

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Toko Yame muder case | Hand over probe to CBI within 7 days: Father

By Staff Reporter ITANAGAR| May 15 |  Family members of late Toko Yame waited for several months to let the law take its own course but their patience seemingly wavered as they demanded today that the probe be handed over to CBI within seven days. Yame’s father Koya Yame, while talking to media persons in APC here, expressed his lack of confidence on the SIT in delivering justice for his son’s death. Yame’s semi-decomposed body was found on 16.09.17 at Biga waterfall in Tawang district following a scuffle with local…

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A girls’ hostel with a difference

ITANAGAR | May 03 | The ongoing girls’ hostel of Changku Govt residential school under Pipu circle of East Kameng district would be a unique in Arunachal Pradesh. Firstly, Pipu Gyawepurang Social Organisation (PGSO) led by chairman Payi Gyadi has taken up its construction without Govt funds to promote girls’ education. The site selection itself makes it highly impressive for it is located on a hill top amidst greenery with fresh air flow from all directions. Trees and flower saplings have been panted to add more beauty, PGSO claimed in…

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Awareness on road safety conducted

SEPPA | Mar 23 | Focusing on growing traffic menace in East Kameng district HQs here, a two-day awareness campaign since Thursday concluded today. DTO Nondo Doka and motor vehicle officer Dambing Lamnio addressed the gathering on dos and dont’s to generate mass awareness on road safety. The campaign near Dewana Hotel and Nyokum Lapang in main market area, aimed at promoting safe driving among commercial and private vehicles, was an initiative of DTO office in collaboration with East Kameng Sporting Club. Awareness on road safety conductedSEPPA | Mar 23 |…

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Kameng turns garbage dump, AEKDSU asks DC to prohibit

SEPPA | Jan 16 | Kameng River in East Kameng district, once considered potable by people, has now turned into a source of dumping garbage and waste material posing a serious threat, not only to its future and environmental condition of this district HQs town but also to the aquatic life. All East Kameng District Students’ Union (AEKDSU) appalled at the widespread pollution today questioned district administration for its muteness on the issue and urged to issue an order soon to prohibit dumping of garbage and domestic waste into the river….

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DC urged to ban Mobile App game

ITANAGAR | Jan 07 |  Terming popular Mobile App game,  a virtual gambling app like dice where people place bets to play, East Kameng Middle Zone Students’ Union (EKMZSU)  on Thursday demanded its ban in district HQs Seppa. EKMZSU president Yong Rebe urged the DC to ban  the game immediately as it has caused severe losses to district people besides resulting into disputes and enmity among them, though mostly unreported. “It leads to domestic violence in peaceful families these days when bets placed result into huge losses. This being a matter of great …

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AEKDSU asks DDSE to demarcate school lands to end encroachment

  SEPPA | Jan 04 | Expressing dismay over rising encroachment of areas of district’s Govt schools,  All East Kameng District Students’ Union (AEKDSU) attributing this anomaly to negligence of DDSE for failure to identify and demarcate school land specifically in official records. Alleging rampant encroachment of school lands by the public for lack of demarcation by school authorities, the AEKDSU,  in a memorandum, urged the DDSE today to conduct  survey immediately to clearly demarcate lands of all Govt schools. “Such negligence has encouraged the locals to easily occupy Govt. lands fearlessly….

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SUCC trounce Hurricane XI by 14 runs to win trophy, Rs 1 lakh

Yangfo T20 Memorial Cricket   SEPPA |  Dec 28 |  Seppa United Cricket Club (SUCC) trounced Hurricane XI by 14 runs in the final match to lift the maiden late Lokup Sono Yangfo T20 Memorial Cricket Tournament-2017 at general ground here on Thursday. SUCC won the toss and elected to bat first against Hurricane XI. With Tabom Ngomle scoring 21 of 29 balls and Judi Bagang adding another 16 of 5 balls, the SUCC batting order fell down at 96, in 18.3 over. Chasing a target of 97, which seemed conquerable, Hurricane…

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