Book lockdown violators under IPC, DM Act: Home Secy to states

April 3, 2020

Shillong, Apr 3: The government on Thursday, issued an order to states and union territories directing them to book people violating the nation-wide lockdown, under relevant provisions of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Disaster Management Act, 2005. Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla in a letter to all the chief secretaries of the states Read More

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Mukul: Take advantage of railways to supply essential commodities to Garo Hills

April 2, 2020

SHILLONG, Apr 2: The Leader of Opposition in the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly Dr Mukul Sangma today urged the state government to take advantage of the “railway line” and “parcel train” for the supply of essential commodities in the Garo hills region. “We need to take advantage of the railway line and parcel train for more Read More

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Another 4 arrested in connection with Ichamati incident

April 2, 2020

Shillong, April 2: Meghalaya Police, on Thursday, informed that four more persons have been arrested for their alleged involved in the incident that occurred in Ichamati, wherein a Khasi Student Union member was killed. The four accused were arrested by the Crime Investigation Department of Meghalaya. They were identified as Deboraj Hajong (22), Sanjit Das Read More

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SWGH cops register case against 5 for violating lockdown

April 2, 2020

Tura, April 2: South West Garo Hills (SWGH) police, on Thursday, booked 5 persons for reportedly violating the nation-wide lockdown called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in view of the COVID-19 outbreak in the country. A case has been registered against the 5 persons at Mahendraganj police station. The action was undertaken following reports of Read More

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Ai jingmut u lamphang ïa ka sorkar jylla ban pyrkhing ïa ki jaka rung kiba ha khappud

April 2, 2020

Shillong, Ïaiong 2: U lamphang ka ïingdorbar thawaiñ ka Jylla u bah Metbah Lyngdoh mynta ka sngi u la thoh da ka shithi sha u myntri rangbah ka Jylla, u Conrad K Sangma ha kaba u la ai jingmut ban thaw ïa ki lad ki lynti kiba kham khlaiñ ban pyrkhing ïa ki jaka rung Read More

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Assembly Speaker suggest measures amidst surge in COVID-19 cases in Assam

April 2, 2020

Shillong, April 2: Meghalaya Assembly Speaker, Metbah Lyngdoh has written a letter to Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma suggesting to put in measures amidst the surge in cases in neighbouring Assam. In the letter to the Chief Minister, Lyngdoh suggested the state government to adopt stringent measures to seal the international border with Bangladesh and Read More

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NEIGRIHMS issues protocols for admission of out-of-state patients amidst COVID-19 outbreak

April 2, 2020

Shillong, April 2: Taking in to view the emergence of positive cases of COVID-19 in several North Eastern States, Dr D.M Thappa, Director of NEIGRIHMS, on Thursday, issued protocols to be adopted for admission of non COVID-19 Critically ill patients from other States. According to the notice issued by NEIGRIHMS Director, only critically ill non Read More

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Meghalaya government sanctions Rs 26 crore to purchase rice

April 2, 2020

SHILLONG, Apr 2: The Meghalaya government has informed that it will sanction Rs 26, 38, 75, 500 for purchasing 1, 17, 278 quintals of rice for two months under the Open Market Sale Scheme to tide over the shortages the citizens are facing due to the nation-wide lockdown. Meghalaya Food and Civil Supplies Minister James Read More

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PM holds meet with State CMs via video conference

April 2, 2020

Shillong, April 2: Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a meeting with chief ministers of all the states through video conferencing on Thursday to address focus areas in view of the coronavirus outbreak in the country. Union Ministers Amit Shah and Rajnath Singh were also present at the meeting. During the meet, the Prime Minister directed Read More

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HRD Minister directs CBSE affiliated schools to promote students of classes I-VIII to next class

April 1, 2020

New Delhi, April 1: Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ has advised CBSE to promote ALL students studying in classes I-VIII to the next class/grade. In view of the current situation due to COVID-19, the Minister also advised the board students studying in classes IX & XI will be promoted to next class/grade Read More

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