Ziro expects bumper kiwi harvest

ZIRO, Sept 16: This headquarters town of Lower Subansiri is expecting bumper Kiwi harvest as per inspection report of an expert team comprising of Kiwi Gardens Cooperative Society (KGCS) team led by its secretary Gyati Loder, DHO Komri Murtem and HDO Pura Obing. The team, after inspecting kiwi gardens in and around Ziro on Sunday, attributed the bumper harvest this year to cultivation with scientific management adopted by the farmers coupled with favourable climatic condition during pollination and fruit setting period. Murtem distributed gardening tools to the farmers during inspection. (DIPRO)

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Sarkar Aapke Dwar records huge gathering  

DEED, Sept 07: Goan buri Neelam Yania inaugurated first Jan Sunwai Summelan (Sarkar Aapke Dwar) at picturesque Deed village, 52-km away from Lower Subansiri district HQs Ziro on Friday which witnessed a massive turnout. “This is a blessing, especially for old people like me. The treacherous 30-km drive to Yachuli for basic documents is taxing on our old bodies,” said 62-year-old GB holding counterfoil for AADHAR registration. Of the 23 departments which took part in the event, horticulture department distributed farming tools to 100 beneficiaries and provided 150 new registration…

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People’s expectations are  priority agenda: Saaya

YACHULI, Aug 12: Yachuli MLA Likha Saaya, while addressing maiden development meeting of Dem village on Saturday, said that providing better educational and medical facilities to boot living standard of the villagers are his priority agenda. Largest number of development schemes were allocated for Dem but could not be implemented due to untimely change of Govt last year. Being the political representative of Yachuli, “meeting people’s expectations is my priority”, he said after inaugurating first Jubilee Multi-purpose Hall for the village and exhorted the villagers for its proper maintenance for proper use. Replying…

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Temporary respite to power crisis, people’s shutdown threat stands

  ITANAGAR, July 31: With options running out, people in Yazali under Lower Subansiri district took up the responsibility to address issue of erratic electricity supply that has plagued the administrative sub-division for last four months. Electricity supply was hit in April when Yazali-Kimin feeder line was damaged. However, the residents today united to clear forests in the area interfering with electricity poles as a temporary move till full-scale repairs are done. Earlier, residents had served a seven-day deadline for immediate arrangements for DG set at CHC, veterinary aid centre and…

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Indradhanush status reviewed

ZIRO, June 27: Lower Subansiri district task force for immunization reviewed performance of 1st, 2nd and 3rd round of special intensified mission Indradhanush here today. Chairing the meeting, DC Shri Chukhu Takar called for concerted effort of all stakeholders for success. Terming the doctors as second to god for humankind, he exhorted them to work with missionary zeal. While deliberating on Ayushman Bharat scheme, he called for elaborate assessment before selecting beneficiaries. He directed SBI chief manager to make keep enough account opening forms to facilitate Dulhari Kanya scheme, where Rs. 20,000…

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AHYA changes Hija look

ZIRO | May 16 | Hija village wore a new look after All Hija Youth Association (AHYA) involving villagers, students, GBs and youth conducted mass social service recently. This was part of AHYA’s continuous Swacch Bharat Abhiyan on every second Saturday of the month since last two years. The endeavours beyond cleanliness aim at development by brining awareness on education, hygiene, importance of maintaining clean environment,  flawless traffic management and bid to control IMFL consumption. This has changed the mentality of the villagers making the village as one of the cleanest in…

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AAPLU gifts L/Subansiri labourers

ZIRO | May 10 | Lower Subansiri district unit All Arunachal Pradesh Labour Union (AAPLU) distributed mosquito net, blanket, bucket and mug to Govt and un-organised labourers of Ziro  & Hapoli town. Resenting over the GoAP’s inability to contribute anything to them on International Labour Day, AAPLU president Rubu Taka said that gifts and packages were given to labourers of other districts. Pointing out that cautious labourers could avail benefits meant for them, he urged them to go for Govt registration to get labour card to avail higher Govt benefits. Advocating fellow feeling spirit…

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Taki lays model village foundation stone

ZIRO | May 07 | Food and Civil Supplies Parliamentary Secretary-cum-local MLA Tage Taki  laid the foundation stone of Gano model village on Sunday where Bullo, Mudang, Tinyo and Takhe clans of the Apatani tribe will be settled. He urged them to plan it properly in due consultation with town planners and architects to develop it as an example and assured to take up with higher authorities for creation of civic infrastructures soon. Senior officers, public leaders, goan buras & buris were present among the public. (DIPRO) Taki lays model village foundation stoneZIRO |…

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Hoj GB death mourned

ITANAGAR | May 03 | GB Dalang Senkam Yangda of Papum Pare district died in his Hoj village house. He was 69 and is survived by two wives, 8 sons and 6 daughters. He was not feeling well for quite sometimes. Large number of people including Yangda Welfare Society (YWS) joined his last rites the next day. While deeply mourning untimely demise of its clan member, YWS termed him as an active social worker and associated with various social activities and also served as a panchayat leader.

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Adopt people friendly governance to benefit masses: Guv

ZIRO | Apr 12 | Governor B.D Mishra reviewed status of national and state flagship programmes the implementation in a meeting with the HoDs here today and advised them to adopt people friendly governance by traversing extra mile to ensure that benefits percolate down to all sections of the society. Public servants are responsible to the people should work with transparency, accountability, continuity and must subject their action to audit, review and do the mid course corrections wherever needed. “A society will embark on a speedy developmental if the women are…

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