Ziro inks dispatches 5.78 MT kiwi

ZIRO, Nov 14: First batch of a fully loaded refrigerator van carrying 5.78 metric ton of A-grade kiwis was flagged off from here on Tuesday last by DHO Komri Murtem through North Eastern Regional Agricultural Marketing Cooperation (NERAMAC). This as per MoU signed between North Eastern Regional Agricultural Marketing Cooperation and Ziro Kiwi Growers Association (KGA), gave a major boost to the kiwi grower’s anticipations. It will enable big and small farmers to equally market their kiwis globally. “Through this MoU our kiwis will be exported to New Zealand, Australia and…

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Mission Pratiraksha launched in L/Subansiri, Kamle dists

ZIRO, Oct 22: State Mission Pratiraksha was launched in Lower Subansiri district by DC-cum- District Health Society chairmani Chukhu Takar here on Monday. While attesting his signature on Mission Pratiraksha notes, he wished the 100% immunization coverage. DMO Dr. Tage Kano said that the GoAP has converted Mission Indradhanush into Mission Pratiraksha with incentives for full immunization and routine Immunization and various awards for best performing districts for leadership, coverage, increase in immunization percentage and best team. DRCHO Dr Derin Likar, in a PowerPoint presentation, said that focus will be…

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SAKDP a pro-people move of Khandu Govt: Saaya

PITAPOOL, Oct 21:  Terming Sarkar Aapke ke dwar pe (SAKDP) as a noble initiative by Pema Khandu Govt,  Yachuli MLA Likha Saaya said this pro-people step has re-enforced public faith on Govt functionaries. Addressing 3rd leg of  SAKDP of Lower Subansiri district at Govt secondary school here on Saturday, he said with services – issue of various Govt certificates, like ST, PRC, income,  ADHAAR etc and free medical camps in remote places have saved the poor public not only their time but also from transportation and financial  hurdles. He advised…

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Bandh ends peacefully

RAGA, Sept 26: The Trans Arunachal Highway Land Affected People’s Forum Kamle District and Upper Yachuli (TAHLAPFKD&UY), in a release, claimed that 1st phase of 36-hour Kamle district and Upper Yachuli bandh passed off peacefully and concluded at 5 pm on Wednesday. However, failure to fulfill its demand relating to Ziro 12 km to Bopi, the Forum would go for its 2nd phase of 72-hour bandh call from Oct 2 to 5 next, TAHLAPFKD&UY president Maga Dinesh said.

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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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