Mid-day News Nuggets
The Government of Assam announced that the COVID-19 vaccine would remain free for everyone over 18 years of age from May 1.
“The militant group has started their old tactic of kidnapping to create pressure on the company for money," said a police official.
“We are supporting the NPP," Meghalaya Health Minister AL Hek.
The Government of Sikkim has imposed strict restrictions on inter-state travellers and made it mandatory for tourists to produce RT-PCR test.
The State Government also informed that all government offices would function with 50 per cent capacity from April 22.
The northeastern state of Mizoram reported 90 fresh COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of active cases to 504.