3-day Buddha Mahotsava begins

*Ladhak turns special attraction From Rinchin Khandu BOMDILA, Nov 02: Arunachal Pradesh draws tourist from within and outside India as one of tourist hub of NE India and their number has been rising, 12th Guru Tulku Rinpoche, Abbot of Thubchog Gatsel Ling Monastery said in his inaugural address as chief guest to three-day 3rd edition of Buddha Mahotsava here on Friday. He advised local resident and traders to extend hospitality to tourists, guide and explain them about tourist attractions to avoid confusion. The event is being organized by on West…

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Raise college image through academic excellence: Deru

From Our Correspondent BOMDILA, Oct 25: Raise image of local Government College here through academic excellence, local MLA-cum-chief minister’s advisor Japu Deru exhorted the students and faculty members during a programme on Thursday to felicitate those student achievers who had represented the college at various state and district level events. He as the chief guest advised the students to work hard to fulfill their dreams to work for the society with positive contributions. He congratulated the achievers and appreciated college authorities for introducing college uniform from current session. Responding to a…

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Inter-village football tourney begins

From Our Correspondent DIRANG, Sept 19: The maiden inter-village football tournament of Dirang sub-division of West Kameng district with 10 participating teams begun at Lopon Stadium here on Wednesday and conclude on October 2 next. The teams representing villages are Chander, Dirang Dzong, Yewang, Sangti, Pangma, Namsu, Sangti Phudung, Rama Camp and Dirang Basti. Chander village defeated Dirang Dzong by 2-0 goals in the opening match. The tournament is being organized with the initiative of All West Kameng Students Union office secretary Gom Tsering Serthipa and All Dirang Students’ Union GS…

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Swachhata hi seva conducted

From Our Correspondent BOMDILA, Sept 18: Swachhata hi Seva diwas was organised by West Kameng district BJP unit in district hospital campus here on Monday. Advisor to CM-cum-local MLA Japu Deru, who led the a large number of participants, in his address later, exhorted the gathering the cleanliness drive should not be limited to only the hospital but every  house and surrounding of this district headquarters for all to remain healthy. The participants included BJP president Sambu Siongju, hospital staff and all district HoDs.

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Deru awards 10 for academic excellence

From Rinchin Khandu BOMDILA, Sept 05:  Youths are backbone of the society if the youth are strong, the society will be strong, advisor to CM-cum-Bomdila Japu Deru said after giving away cash award of Rs 50,000 and a small Buddha statue to each belonging to his Assembly constituency for academic excellence. The recipients included Vinite Zongluju for clearing MBBS examination for further study, Phurpa Tsering for clearing UPSC examination and eight (Sanju Yangchung, Tsering Yangchung, Naina Jangju, Tenzin Guk Khangroeju, Sange Tsering, Passang Tsering Sarchokpa, Tenzin Phuntsok Thakuri and Koncho Tsering) for clearing APPCS prelims examination….

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Sidisow lauds DC for citizen’s lounge

BHALUKPONG, July 23: PHED & WS, Economics & Statistics Parliamentary Secretary Kumsi Sidisow today dedicated citizen’s lounge built near EAC’s office here to the people. Sidisow, addressing the gathering including all HoDs and public leaders, expressed his happiness and thankfulness to the DC and district administration for the gift to serve as a big relief for the masses. He urged one and all to work dedicatedly and contribute to revenue generation while serving the people, under leadership of Chief Minister Pema Khandu, which is ready to provide all required infrastructures…

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U-17 District Football Tourney: Dreams XI beat Aka XI by 4/3

  From Our Correspondent BOMDILA, July 01: West Kameng District Football Association (WKDFA) conducted the maiden district level football tournament under 17 years. The 18-day event, begun at Buddha Stadium here on June 13 last, under chairmanship Dorjee Sakrinsow and secretaryship of Pem Dorjee, which concluded today. In all 10 teams, namely Dirang FC, Dreams XI, Winning XI, Namsu FC 5, Singchung FC, JNV FC, Rupa FC, Rising Hrusso, Bulls FC and Aka XI, are taking part. Former All Sajolang Elite Society president Aju Khunjuju, addressing as chief guest, stressed on encouraging young…

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Judge awards 3-yr RI, fines Rs 10,000

  By Our Correspondent BOMDILA, June 18: Bomdila additional session judge has convicted Deepak Phinya to undergo rigorous (RI) imprisonment for three years and imposed a fine of Rs 10,000, in default of fine payment the accused shall undergo additional three month simple imprisonment. The judge announced his verdict while disposing off case No 62/2015 (WSD/ BDL) U/S 302 of IPC, in which the accused was liable for punishment under sect 304 (part II), IPC.

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Speaker lauds Tapasya foundation skilling efforts

  SHERGAON, June 18: Speaker T.N Thongdok has lauded NGO Tapasya Foundation for its initiative to impart skill training in various fields, like electrician, plumber etc. to the students and unemployed youth. Addressing a function as chief guest at Govt secondary school here on Sunday to distribute certificates to trainees who passed out from Tavasya Foundation Technical Centre, he said that the training without any Govt funding deserves appreciation. The endeavour will not only skill the youth but also go a long way in solving state’s rising unemployment problem, he…

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Deru lays foundation stone of new school

  From Our Correspondent BOMDILA, June 15: With the present Govt attaching top priority to education and health sectors, advisor to chief minister Japu Deru laid foundation stone of administrative-cum-academic block building of Manjushree Shiksha Niketan (MSN) at New Bomdila here on Thursday. Deru, also Bomdila-Nafra assembly constituency lawmaker, lauded Rama Krishna Mission, Vivekananda Kendra Vidhyalaya and Jawahar Navodaya Vidhyalaya, all old educational institutions imparting quality education. However,   MSN despite being new add a new feather to spread the light of knowledge in the district, he said with confidence. West…

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