Evening News Nuggets


1. Meghalaya: Man's body found hanging from tree in Upper Shillong

The body of an unidentified man was found hanging from a thin branch of a tree in a jungle at Upper Shillong in East Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya, on Friday.

2. Assam: Ten BCPL employees test Covid-19 positive

Ten employees of Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited (BCPL) tested positive for COVID-19 in Assam.

According to sources, most of the employees, who contracted the virus, had come from other states. 

3. Meghalaya civil body alleges revenue leakage at two check gates in Jaintia Hills 

Hynniewtrep Integrated Territorial Organisation (HITO), a civil society body in Meghalaya, has alleged that there is leakage of revenue at two check gates under the jurisdiction of the Jaintia Hills Autonomous District Council (JHADC).

4. Follow COVID-19 guidelines while celebrating Bihu: Assam CM tells citizens

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday appealed to the people to follow the COVID-19 guidelines set by the government to contain the spread of the virus. 

5. Manipur union urges govt to provide shelter to Myanmar journalists seeking asylum in Moreh

The All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union (AMWJU) on Friday urged the state government to provide shelter to three Myanmar-based journalists, who escaped persecution in their country, in Manipur. 

6. Walk-in-Interview: Accountant job in Shillong

Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) Society has invited interested candidates who are citizens of India for a Walk-In-Interview for the post of Accountant.