Category Archives: Arunachal Pradesh

Rajiv Gandhi University Symposium explores AFSPA

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  RONO HILLS: A symposium organised at the Rajiv Gandhi University here today witnessed speakers examining various dimensions of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), its provisions and implications for Arunachal Pradesh. While MoS Kiren Rijjju addressed the audience on a video ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh: Effective health delivery system stressed upon

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    ITANAGAR: The second state health mission meeting was held at Banquet Hall today and was attended by Ministers, Law makers, Bureaucrats, Doctors and Health workers. Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister Nabam Tuki urged the state stakeholders to ...Read More

AFSPA in Arunachal Pradesh: 10 points why it is feared!

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  The act raises fears of a new cycle of violence in Arunachal—previously witnessed in Jammu and Kashmir, and Manipur—where the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) is now in force in 12 of 14 districts declared “disturbed areas”, to ...Read More

Arunachal Pradesh to set up an Apparel & Garment Making Centre

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Arunachal Pradesh is now on India's textile map by becoming the fourth state, besides Nagaland, Manipur and Sikkim, in the Northeast to set up an Apparel & Garment Making Centre. According to sources, Textiles Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar laid the ...Read More

Centre, State govt. talks on extending AFSPA belt in Arunachal

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  While trying to end the clash between Arunachal Pradesh and the Centre, both sides are expected to agree the imposition of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in a belt extending only up to 30 kilometers inside the ...Read More

Rape charges on army after AFSPA extension in Arunachal

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TNT News ITANAGAR: With the Armed Forces Special Power Act (AFSPA) being imposed in 12 districts of Arunachal Pradesh, the armed forces may be misusing their powers already, as the army was accused of rape charges on April 6. Army ...Read More

Arunachal wants Centre to review AFSPA extension

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ITANAGAR: Arunachal Pradesh is set to ask the Centre to review and reconsider the decision to extend Armed Forces Special Powers' Act (AFSPA) to all districts of the state bordering with Assam, according to reports. "The state cabinet chaired by ...Read More

AFSPA decision in Arunachal to be reviewed

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ITANAGAR: Union minister of state for home affairs, Kiren Rijiju, has stated that he has instructed officials of his ministry to review the Centre's decision to impose the Armed Forces Special Power Act (AFSPA) in 12 districts of Arunachal Pradesh. ...Read More

Arunachal CM upset over extension of AFSPA in state

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ITANAGAR: Chief minister Nabam Tuki is upset over the extention of Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in the state and has stated that the union government has "silently extended" the "harsh act" without consulting the state government. He added ...Read More


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