Mid-day News Nuggets
A national record has been set by the northeastern state of Tripura, which has administered the first dose of COVID vaccine to 98 per cent of its population falling in the above 45 years age group, and overall 83 per cent of eligible people in the state have been vaccinated already.
A police officer on Sunday, June 27, informed that as many as 700 individuals from Myanmar have sneaked into Mizoram in the past few weeks.
Adhikarimayum Sharda Devi has been appointed as the new President of Bharatiya Janata Party, Manipur Unit. She is the first woman president of the party in Manipur.
Following the recent seizure of a huge quantity of illegal drugs from a building site belonging to Pappu Ali, which is currently under construction, the Golaghat police have arrested the dreaded drug mafia, Pappu Ali, at Farkating in Golaghat district.
The All Arunachal Pradesh Students’ Union (AAPSU) in Arunachal Pradesh has demanded the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) to make immediate rectifications on all the signages, foundation stones, notice boards, etc., built by its officials within the state.
Mizoram on Monday reported 131 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, the lowest single-day infections since June 15, taking the COVID tally to 19,455.
The Assam State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (ASCPCR) has decided to write to deputy commissioners and joint directors of health to urgently take measures to take care of children getting infected with COVID-19.
A 40-year old woman, who was allegedly missing from her residence from June 25 has been reportedly found, a relative of the missing person informed The Northeast Today (TNT), on Monday.