Kristi Kendra relief gives succor to flood-hit people

By A O News Service NAHARLAGUN, July 21: Deeply concerned over the suffering of people of Assam due to impacts of worst ever flood this year, Naharlagun Kristi Kendra (NKK) distributed relief materials to hundreds flood hit people of  neighbouring Gohpur area of Sonitpur district on Sunday. A group of members of NKK with relief materials loaded in mini trucks went to Gohpur on relief mission with doctor and medicines. Many people were checked by doctor and medicines given on the spot besides distributing the relief materials. The sufferings of…

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AAPSU hails arrests in Aboh murder case

ITANAGAR, July 21: All Arunachal Pradesh Students’ Union (AAPSU) applauded Assam Rifles and Assam Police for breakthrough and arrest of persons involved in murder of sitting MLA Tirong Aboh and 10 others on May 21 last at Khonsa. Referring to arrest of NSCN (IM) cadre Anok Wangsa from Tizit area in Nagaland last week, AAPSU president Hawa Bagang in a release, said that the recent violence had devastated law of the land to put peace at stark. Thus, AAPSU stands by its demand for expulsion of all insurgent elements from TCL…

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Road link to West Siang dist snapped

AALO, July 21: Incessant rains for last few days washed away y 5-mtr span RCC culvert, 2-km away from here, and its abutment capsized due to scouring of foundation that disrupted surface communication to West Siang district. The RK Mission School located along Aalo-Likabali road has been cut off, A temporary link is being built by highway AE Gemar Padu as the permanent road may take two to three months. Aalo-Pangin and Pasighat roads blocked by landslide at different locations left commuters and patients stranded for six hours creating a…

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Land rights to ST women | APSCW yet to advise GoAP

ITANAGAR, Jul 21: The Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women (APSCW) has said it has not yet recommended to the GoAP regarding any policy for land rights to ST women of Arunachal. The APSCW, in a statement, said it will hold elaborate discussions, consultative meetings and seminars with different women NGOs, community-based organisations, intellectuals and various groups before coming to any conclusion regarding inheritance of immovable properties and land rights for state’s ST women.  “Based on the opinions of all the stakeholders, the recommendation will be given to the GoAP,”…

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R-ABI team to help in post marketing

From Our Correspondent PASIGHAT, July 21: The first review meeting of RKVY-RAFTAAR Agri-Business incubator (R-ABI) was conducted under the chairmanship of College of Horticulture and Forestry (CHF) dean Dr. B.N. Hazarika here on Saturday. The meeting aimed at reviewing progress of R-ABI activities. Mushroom domain incubates urged to use mushroom facilities and its house to which both dean and CEO Dr. Dr. A.S. Mailappa consented. Responding to another mushroom incubate asking if R-ABI team would help in post marketing, he assured help, said R-ABI assistant manager Evie Koyu. The meeting unanimously decided to…

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Police warn not to venture near Senki View’s WTP intake point

By Staff Reporter ITANAGAR, July 21: Capital Police on Saturday began patrolling in Senki View area, particularly r intake point of water treatment plant (WTP) located on the bank of Senki River on receipt of several complaints that hundreds of youths venture into upstream areas of Senki River during sunny days for partying, taking bath using detergent and throwing garbage resulting in contamination of the drinking water source. The patrolling begun after Capital Complex DM issued an order to that effect, said police officer on duty, adding youth have been…

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DNSL Football Tourney-2019 | Sub-junior boys selection on

By A O News Service NAHARLAGUN, July 21: Dozens of young players made a beeline to Rajiv Gandhi Stadium here on Sunday to face selection for sub-junior boys for ensuing 6th Dera Natung State Level Football Tournament-2019, conducted by Arunachal Sporting Club. The much awaited tournament is scheduled to start from July 27 at Chimpu-based Sangey Lhaden Sports Academy, according to Arunachal Pradesh Football Association state coordinator Orin Lego. The tournament organised by APFA in collaboration with the state’s Department of Sports and Sports Authority of Arunachal will also mark…

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Aje to represent Arunachal in 10th INIOK Champ-2019

From Our Correspondent PASIGHAT, July 21: Local resident Omuk Aje will represent Arunachal Pradesh in two-day10th Independence National and International Open Karate Championship 2019 (INIOK) with total cash awards of Rs. 30 lakh for the first time which will begin at Vadodara in Gujarat from August 10 next, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Federation of Arunachal manager Anang Tayeng said. The championship is totally contact fight, like Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Mixed Martial Arts. Fighters of any martial discipline, like  boxing, karate, jiujitsu, wrestling and judo can compete in MMA under…

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