Day: March 6, 2020

“Meghalayan Age Festival” scaled down to a conference; limited invites only

March 6, 2020

Shillong, Mar 6: Taking into account the Covid-19 outbreak across the globe, the state government on Friday decided to scale down the much anticipated ‘Meghalayan Age Festival’ to a conference with limited invites. The festival was scheduled to be held from March 7 to March 15 at Wenfield, Thadlaskein, West Jaintia Hills. The annual Trade Read More

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Curfew extended in Shillong and adjoining areas

March 6, 2020

Shillong, Mar 6: Curfew has been extended in Shillong agglomeration and adjoining areas from 10:00 pm of Friday to 5:00 am Saturday. According to an order released by M War Nongbri, District Magistrate, East Khasi Hills, areas under curfew include: the whole of Municipal Area, Whole of Cantonment area, all areas under Mawlai and Mawpat Read More

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Two labourers attacked, truck burned down at PS

March 6, 2020

Shillong, Mar 6: Stray incidents of violence continue to be reported from parts of the state. Two construction labourers were assaulted by unknown miscreants at Lawsohtun Block-V under Laban Police Station on Thursday. However, police officials revealed that the labourers didn’t receive grievous injuries. One truck bearing the number MZ 8085 which was loaded with Read More

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