4 new COVID-19 cases, two recovered in Meghalaya

SHILLONG, Jul 8: Meghalaya on Wednesday recorded four more COVID-19 cases while two recovered from the virus, the State health department informed. According to Director of Health Service (MI), Dr. Aman Warr, the total active cases as on Wednesday evening was 52 and 45 patients have recovered. Giving a district wise break up of the Read More

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Six fresh cases in Meghalaya, total recorded cases jumps to 95

SHILLONG,Jul 7: Meghalaya recorded six more COVID-19 cases in the State taking the total active cases to 50. Of these 23 Border Security Force (BSF) personnel have contracted the virus. Director of Health Service (MI), Dr. Aman Warr said that of the six new cases one is from Ri-Bhoi district and five are from East Read More

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‘8 month baby suffers from Respiratory distress and cardiac conditions’

Shillong, July 7: NEIGRIHMS Director Dr. P Bhattacharya informed that the 8-month baby who passed away due to COVID-19 in the institute was suffering from Respiratory distress and cardiac conditions. On Monday, the eight month old baby from Seppa, Arunachal Pradesh along with his parents and a driver arrived in Meghalaya for treatment. The baby Read More

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Another lockdown in Meghalaya? Prestone warns offenders

SHILLONG, Jul 7: Deputy Chief Minister, Prestone Tynsong, has said that there is a possibility of a lockdown being reimposed in the state if the COVID-19 situation worsens even as he allayed fears of community transmission in Meghalaya. “If situation worsens or continues to be grim I think we will have no option (but to Read More

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Meghalaya records highest single day spike in COVID-19 cases, 16 corona cases in 24 hours

SHILLONG, Jul 6: Meghalaya recorded eight more COVID-19 cases on Monday taking the total active ones to 36. Health and Family Welfare Minister, A. L. Hek informed that of these six are from East Khasi Hills (five BSF troopers) and one person who attended the wedding at Greenwood Resort, Guwahati. The Health and Family Welfare Read More

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Union Minister’s medal awarded to two police officers from State

Shillong, July 6: Two Meghalaya Police officials have been awarded the “Union Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Police training” for the year 2018-2019. The Ministry of Home Affairs, Bureau of Police Research & Development (Training Division) awarded George A. Momin, Inspector, 2nd MLP Battalion in the Indoor Category and to Jiten Klein, Naik, 1st MLP Read More

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Villagers in and around Rompa Asim village need life saving bridge

Shillong, July 6: Villagers from seven villages in Baghmara constituency are desperately in need of a bridge to cross a stream that turns dangerous during peak monsoon. Presently, the village of Rompa Asim, Mandal Baladinggre, Cheamgre, Gandragre, Dokgre, Rongdong and Ruthagre are using a makeshift bridge made of bamboos tied together to cross the stream. Read More

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More than 25 admitted to hospital with diarrhoea in Shella area

Shillong, July 5: Mustoh Village in East Khasi Hills district is dealing with a possible outbreak of Diarrhoea, informed Laitkynsew PHC medical officer Dr. Amazinglin Kharjana. She informed that several patients, mostly children came to receive treatment for lose motion and vomiting on July 3rd. On enquiry she found that patients had complained of the Read More

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Lawsohtun assault case: 11 suspects apprehended

Shillong, July 4: Meghalaya police informed that they have picked up 11 suspects for allegedly being involved in the assault of 6 individuals at a basketball court in Block IV, Lawsohtun. Assistant Inspector General of Police (A) G K Ïangrai revealed that several youths hailing from Laban and adjoining areas had gone to play basketball Read More

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