Evening News Nuggets
Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang (Golay), on April 22, chaired a high-level meeting at Samman Bhawan to assess the Covid-19 situation in the State and to take stock of the overall preparedness.
The Gauhati High Court has registered a suo moto Public interest litigation (PIL) based on an application by a non-profit organisation, Pratidhwani, regarding the vaccination of inmates lodged in different jails of Assam.
The Manipur state government paid tribute to the Khongjom war heroes, who had valiantly fought against the mighty British in the Anglo-Manipuri War in 1891 at Khongjom War Memorial Complex, Thoubal district.
The Court of Special Judge (POCSO), West Khasi Hills District Nongstoin on April 23 convicted a man for kidnapping, raping and killing a minor girl on April 29, 2017, at Dorangre village in Meghalaya.
The Assam Real Estate and Infrastructure Developers' Association (AREIDA) has urged the state government to provide mobile vaccination facilities for workers at the construction sites to prevent overcrowding at the designated centres.
Sivasagar police arrested 14 persons in connection with the abduction of three ONGC employees.
Following the order of the State Government for closure of classes 1 to 8, the All Nagaland Private School Association of Zunheboto, Mon and Peren districts have written to the Government to consider for the continuation of regular classes or on alternate days citing that there were zero positive cases in these districts.
Women boxers from Manipur Naorem Babyrojisana Chanu and Thockchom Sanamacha Chanu clinched gold at the recently concluded AIBA Women’s Youth World Champion in Kielce, Poland.