Educate masses on development schemes: Felix

NAHARLAGUN, Nov 23: Work hard to educate Arunachal Pradesh population on various central and state Govt developmental schemes, IPR Minister Bamang Felix exhorted officers of his department led by IPR director Obang Tayeng and printing director Charu Tajuk while reviewing various activities at Soochna Bhawan here on Monday. On his second visit here, he informed that he has good knowledge and experience of the department for his long associations as parliamentary secretary and later as minister. There are lot of problems and issues of which he is fully aware, he…

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Nation mourns demise of former CM Tarun Gogoi

By A O News Service GUWAHATI/ITANAGAR, Nov 23: After former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi passing away at Gauhati Medical College Hospital for post-COVID complications on Monday evening at the age of 86, leaders, well-wishers and friends across India have joined the mourners on his demise. Expressing anguish over Gogoi’s demise, Prime Minister Narendra Modi described him as a popular leader and a veteran administrator. “Shri Tarun Gogoi Ji was a popular leader and a veteran administrator, who had years of political experience in Assam as well as the Centre. Anguished by his…

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Rally conducted against illegal structure on government land

TAWANG, Nov 23: Large number of villagers and gaon burahs from across Tawang district holding banners and placards and shouting slogans conducted a peace from General Parade ground on Monday morning against all illegal construction on Govt land. The rally, an initiative of Joint Action Committee (JAC) covered main thoroughfare of the district headquarters town here before culminating at Yid-Ga Choi-zin ground (High Altitude stadium). Many, addressing the participants before the rally begun, said that the JAC was formed to initiate action and strict vigilance against anyone including public servants…

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ICR to launch UPLABDH App soon: DC

ITANAGAR, Nov 23:  State Remote Sensing Application Centre (SRSAC) IT expert Timothy Nina Dulom briefed about UPLABDH App that provides access to various utility services to the citizens besides serves as a platform to register their grievances. Briefing Itanagar Capital Region officers about usefulness of the App, he said it would eventually add up and sought feedbacks from others to make it more user-friendly. The software has been designed and ready and once launched, the citizens would be able to access to various utility services registered with the App, like…

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CHF launches incubation programme

PASIGHT, Nov 23:  The RKVY-RAFTAAR Agribusiness Incubator of College of Horticulture and Forestry (CHF) launched its two-month training-cum-internship for 15 incubatees under AOP-IV and one incubatee under SSF-II for the session: 2020-21 here on Monday. Dean Dr. B.N.Hazarika chaired the Agripreneurship Orientation Programme (AOP-IV)/NEEV-IV and seed stage funding (SSF-II)/UTKARSH-II, which was attended by PI-CEO Dr. A.S.Mailappa, all domain coordinating co-PIs, business team and incubatees. CHF RABI assistant manager Evie Koyu hosted the online event while Dr Hazarika congratulated all selected incubatees and wished them success in their future endeavours. Highlighting…

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West Kameng district topers felicitated

From Our Correspondent BOMDILA, Nov 23:  West Kameng DC Karma Leki and ADC (HQs) Sang Khand as chief guest and guest of honour felicitates indigenous class-X and XII toppers of the district at Circuit house on Monday and gave one laptop with certificate to each. The students were: Kalaktang GHSS class-X topper (84/%) Sonam Drema Namsa; Bomdila GHSS class-XII science topper (71.6%) Sunita Nimasow; Dirang KV class-XII huminities topper (92.8%) Leki Drema and Bomdila GHSS class-XII comerce Topper Tenzin Lhaton Namsa. It was an initiative of All West Kameng Students’ Union education…

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31 new COVID cases detected

NAHARLAGUN, (AONS), Nov 23: With only 31 COVID-19 cases detected on Monday, the total cases of Arunachal Pradesh rose to 16,092, including 1,007 active, 15,036 recoveries and 49 deaths, state vigilance officer Dr L Jampa reported. District-wise deaths reported were West Kameng (9); ICC (7); Namsai (6); Changlang, Lower Dibang Valley & Leparada (2 each); Shi Yomi, West Siang & Tirap (1 each), Dr Jampa added.

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South Asia Amnesty International urges PM | “Ensure human right activists do not face crackdown”

By A O News Serice ITANAGAR, Nov 22: South Asia Amnesty International (SAAI) shut down its India operations in September soon after the enforcement directorate froze its account. Its SAAI  regional director Yamini Mishra’s views and appeal to Prime Minister Narendra Modi  doing rounds in Whatsaap is not only appalling but also speak more than what she means. “Dear Prime Minister Mr Modi, I’m calling upon you with a sense of deep distress. And I’m distressed because India was known for its values of pluralism and tradition of tolerance.  However, the India that…

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Shun money culture & mortgage system to West Seppa a model constituency: Natung

LELUNG (Seppa), Nov 21: Spots & Youth Affairs, WRD, Environment & Forest Minister Mama Natung on Sunday exhorted people of his West Seppa Assembly constituency to shun money culture and mortgage system to make it a model constituency. Addressing a coordination meeting of head gaon buras, village elders and panchayat leaders in this village here on Sunday under Bana circle of East Kamang district in view of ensuing panchayat elections, he said that such initiatives should begin at the grassroots level from panchayat. He exhorted the general public to live in…

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‘Clean Namsai Mission gets MLA Namchoom nod

By A O News Service ITANAGAR, Nov 22: Namsai lawmaker Chow Zingnu Namchoom assured all possible support when a group of youth of Chongkham circle of Namsai district, namely Chow Krutasi Makat, Chow Plaikse Makat, Chow Saajan Namchoom and Chow Pintham Namchoom, called on him in his official bungalow here on Sunday to discuss about ‘Clean Namsai Mission’. The youth informed that a painting completion toeing ‘Swachh Bharat Mission’ is on and the best paintings would be selected for developing huge cutouts for fixing them in various prominent locations of…

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