CM inaugurates 29 projects

DIRANG, Nov 23: Chief Minister Pema Khandu inaugurated a slew of projects here on Friday in to give a new thrust to development process of Dirang constituency. Khandu, in his address, said inauguration of 29 projects is a sign of progress and appreciated impressive teamwork by public leaders and GoAP officers. He said that the GoAP lauds the quality work and spirit of ‘Team Arunachal’ but will not tolerate corruption in any form. Arunachal has walked enough in wrong path and the present ‘Team Arunachal’ Govt is determined to set the…

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Protect culture, tradition for identity: Lowang

BHALUKPONG, Nov 15:  PHED Minister Wangki Lowang today emphasised the need for preservation of tradition and culture to protect identity. Addressing a huge gathering of Aka (Hrusso) community during 46th Nyetrii-Dow Festival here as chief guest, he said that time hase come to pass on our deep rooted traditional value and culture to younger generation  for preservation for posterity. The children should be insisted to speak in their own dialects lest they forget, he cautioned. He lauded the cultural extravaganza reflecting the cultural mosaic of the tribe. Responding to a memorandum…

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Special awareness on SAP

WARJONG, Nov 15: A special awareness programme on Swachhta Action Plan (SAP) was here under Dirang circle on Thursday by Tawang unit field outreach bureau (FOB) which included awareness rally by local students, teachers and people. It aimed at sensitizing rural folks about maintenance and importance of cleanliness. FOB head L. Dawa, resource person Dr. R. Megaji and Warjong GB T. Dorjee addressed the gathering followed by quiz competition, public meeting, pPhoto exhibition and mass social service, according to a FOB release.

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DLSA conducts legal awareness

From Our Correspondent BOMDILA, Nov 14: West Kameng District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) conducted door to door free legal awareness campaign and provided counselling on legal aspects to benefit people of Namsu under Dirang sub-division of the district on Wednesday. The initiative on the eve of 129th birth anniversary  of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, aimed at marking  Children’s Day too  for which the event covered students and teachers of Namsu Govt secondary school.

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FOB holds special outreach prog

BOMDILA, Nov 14: The field outreach bureau (FOB) organized a special outreach programme on Swachhta Action Plan and Swachh Bharat Mission at Jerigaon village under Nafra block on Wednesday, coordinated by Bomdila NHM and former PRI members. The event included mass awareness rally, quiz competition, rural sport competition, and Mass awareness meeting. FPO P. Tsering, resource person MO Dr. N. Doley, Jerigaon former ASM Chamok Nafungee addressed the gathering on the occasion, according to a FOB release.

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Norbu salutes Army for guarding the nation

From Our Correspondent BOMDILA, Nov 11: Arunachal Legislative Assembly Speaker Tenzin Norbu Thongdok has saluted the committed services of Indian Army for guarding the country, particularly international border of the state for the people to live peacefully. Addressing valedictory function of three-day 19th annual day celebration of Bomdila Govt College at GHS Auditorium here on Saturday as chief guest, he recalled his school days during 1961-62 when they were totally dependent on teachers. With easy process of acquiring knowledge, particularly using IT now, people are becoming knowledgeable. But regrettably, many…

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Parents, teachers & students 3 wheels of education: BEO

From Our Correspondent BOMDILA, Nov 10: Terming parents, teachers and students as three wheels of education, block education officer (BEO) PD Kharma has said that education can change our society. Addressing parents-teachers meeting of local GHS School on Friday, he said that the students should not use mobile phones in the schools. Students using mobile phone for good purposes is not harmful or else it would reverse impact on them, he added. All West Kameng Students’ Union vice president Dawa Tsering Shongmu advised the students to study in institution as…

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Phurpa donates 70 heaters

From Our Correspondent BOMDILA, Nov 08:  Dirang MLA Phurpa Tsering recently donated 70 heaters to Bomdila Govt College students belonging to his constituency. Aimed at protecting them from severe cold during winter for concentrating in studies, Tsering told this daily, adding it was response to written request by All Dirang Collegian Welfare Association. However, the MLA, in his address, advised the students with commitment to have secured careers in future and win laurels for the state, West Kameng district in particular.

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