Mid-day News Nuggets
State Health secretary H. Lalengmawia on January 12 said that Mizoram would receive 18,500 of Covishield vaccines manufactured by Serum Institute of India in the first phase of the vaccination drive.
Ri Bhoi district police are giving their best and swift action is being taken to trace the abducted Sordar Shnong of Warmawsaw village under Jirang C&RD Block.
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma, on Wednesday, said 35,000 doses of Covishield vaccines had arrived safely at the State Vaccination Center, Shillong.
Chief Secretary SC Gupta, on Tuesday, said that Sikkim would receive 12,500 COVID-19 vaccines in the first phase of the vaccination drive.
Sikkim Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang, on Tuesday, directed all state police personnel to undergo mandatory drug tests.
Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb, on Tuesday, said that journalists and media workers would get the COVID-19 vaccine as a priority base with other frontline warriors.
Five people died in a traffic collision at Nongalbibra in South Garo Hills on Wednesday. The dead include two children and three women.
IndiGo airline's airport manager Rupesh Singh was found dead outside his residence in Patna. The deceased was shot dead by unknown miscreants on Tuesday evening.