Mothers’ Vision campaigns on drug addiction in Schools

AALO, Nov 18: The Mothers’ Vision in its tireless effort for a drug addiction free society, reached out to New Market Govt secondary school with first hand information  on abuse of drugs and its substance. The initiative was specially designed for youth with objective to enlighten them about drug and alcohol. Resource person Kennedy Bagra highlighted on how early civilized societies suffered from wrong concept of modernization, main factor leading teenagers and youth into addiction. Jumde Yomgam Gamlin said how drug use shatters a mother’s dream for her siblings. (DIPRO)

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Literature mirror of society: Thongchi

AALO, Oct 27: Literature is the mirror of a society and many wonderful civilizations across the world are based on strength of creative writings as meaningful stories, anecdotes, poems and plays can hold us for hours together to imbibe value of humanism, love, sublimity, liberalism in the making of a coherent society to live in, said Arunachal Pradesh Literary Society (APLS) president Y.D. Thongchi. Addressing participants of day-long gramlok poets meet at Pakam village of West Siang district on Friday last, Thongchi, an Sahitya Sabha Awardee, in his address, stressed…

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Infrastructures of 20 border schools dilapidated: DDSE

* China bordering school functions satisfactorily AALO, Oct 26: The teachers and students in border areas of Mechukha and Monigong blocks have been learning under pathetic condition as most of the school infrastructure like buildings, hostels and teachers quarters were dilapidated as was found by West Siang DDSE Ete Ete during inspection of 20 schools from October 19h to 24 last to get first hand information about their functioning. The inspection covered examining teachers’ performance and implementation of MDM scheme during interaction with villagers, teachers, non-teaching staff and students. He found…

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Fire devours 2 houses

AALO, Oct 22: Two dwelling houses Yoji Yora colony of this township was gutted in  a devastating fire on Sunday. Fire tenders were pressed into service to contain the fast spreading inferno. District administration representatives had rushed to the spot to assist in fire fighting operation, assess the situation and provide immediate relief. (DIPRO)

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SADP records huge turnout

AALO, Oct 22: Around 22 departments of West Siang district congregated at Kombo GS School on Monday to render essential services to people at their doorsteps under 4thedition of Sarkar aapke dwaar par (SADP). The camp provided services, like forms for ST, PRC, birth certificates, Aadhar card, LPG connection, driving license, online registration of farmers, implements distributed at subsidized rate, free distribution of plant seeds, medical checkups etc. Inaugurating the camp and launching Mission Indradhanush, Tax & Excise, Tourism Minister Jarkar Gamlin said that it is a GoAP initiative to…

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Nyirmen Festival celebrated

AALO, Oct 16:  Thousands of women from 32 sectors of this town and adjoining villages thronged Nehru Chowk Tinali with traditional attires in a procession and celebrated Nyirmen Festival at Gumin Kiin with traditional pomp and gaiety on Monday last. Nyirmen Ane Bimbi Ado Lollen, a senior women, who had first sang Galo folklore Anna yo Anna in AIR, nostalgically narrated her struggle as an orphan and activities as women to promote rich culture in those days when amenities were limited. While expressing her deep gratitude for honouring her in such event,…

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Women prepare for Nyirmen Festival

AALO, Oct 14: Galo women of West Siang district conducted various competitions aimed at infusing a sense of pride and patronage for traditional language among the young generations on the eve of Nyirmen Festival at Gumin Kiin here on Sunday. Their sports activities included traditional thread binding competition, musical chairs and needle race besides a quick fire quiz competition on original Galo language for higher and secondary school students, conducted by Er. Kirba Sora. Nyirmen Festival is hailed as a dawn of New Year for womanhood since time immemorial when…

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Fire engulfs 5 houses of Bole village

AALO, Oct 11: Five houses of Bole Village under Liromoba circle were gutted in a devastating fire accident on the night of Tuesday. Though no human casualty was reported, but livestock and huge properties were damaged by the fire that broke out around 11.30 pm. The houses belonging to Gobi Bole, Marluk Bole, Amko Bole, Bili Bole and Mabi Kayi were reduced to ashes. Yomcha ADC Atul Tayeng and former Yomcha ZPM Yiyom Yomcha rushed to site to assess the situation and distributed cash and kind on their behalf and…

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