Mid-day News Nuggets
The Adi Baane Kebang East Siang district unit on Tuesday bid farewell to the outgoing Siang District Dy. Commissioner Rajeev Takuk at the office of Siang District Deputy Commissioner in the presence of ABK members of Siang district led by President Taho Mibang and General Secretary Tali Tamut.
The government on Tuesday has set the maximum price that private hospitals can charge for the three COVID-19 vaccines currently available in the country.
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IIT-G), one of the premier educational and research institutes in the country, has broken into the top 50 institutes to secure the 41st rank globally in the ‘Research Citations per Faculty’ category of the QS World University rankings 2022.
Leader of the Opposition in Assam Assembly, Debabrata Saikia has requested the state welfare of tea tribes and labour minister to issue strict instructions to tea garden managements to allow paid leave to labourers going for vaccination at nearby government healthcare facilities.
On Tuesday, the Union Health Ministry informed that over 1.62 lakh people have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, at the same time when 92,596 fresh COVID-19 cases were reported in India.
In a recent report released on Tuesday, a bomb exploded near the main gate of the All Manipur Students' Union (AMSU) office located inside the Dhanamanjuri (DM) University campus.