Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brig BD Mishra (Retd) on Wednesday sought help from the Centre to boost tourism in the state, an official statement said. The Governor, during his meeting with Union Minister of State for Tourism K J Alphons at New Delhi, stressed that the state's tourism sector, with an adequate aid from the Centre, can create jobs and generate more revenue, it said.
People across the northeastern states rejoiced as the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, is set to lapse on June 3, when the term of the present Lok Sabha ends, as the Bill could not be passed in the Rajya Sabha which was adjourned sine die on Wednesday, the last day of the Budget Session.
The North East Students' Organization (NESO) has warned the Central Government to stop adopting and implementing policies which can be detrimental to the interest of the indigenous people of the Northeast.
Indian Council of Agricultural Research - National Research Centre on Mithun (ICAR-NRC on Mithun), under Tribal sub-plan (TSP), in collaboration with Dept of Vety & AH, Govt of Arunachal Pradesh, along with Ledum Village Authority organized Mithun Mela cum Technology Awareness Programme in Ledum Village, East Siang district on Tuesday.
Er Bengia Bojok, Superintending Engineer (SE) Power (Electrical), passed away on Wednesday morning here at his Jullang residence, Itanagar. He was 54. Bojok was the first graduate engineer from undivided Kurung Kumey district and second among the Nyishis in electrical engineering.
Governor Brigadier (Dr) BD Mishra (Retd) and Chief Minister Pema Khandu have extended their warm greetings to the people of the State on the festive occasion of Shapawng Yawng Manau Poi, the annual ethno cultural festival of the Singpho community.