Mid-day News Nuggets


1. Centre's expert team reviews COVID situation in Manipur

To contain the spread of COVID-19 in the state of Manipur, an expert team has been dispatched by the centre which said that general fatigue in following COVID-appropriate behaviour could be a contributing factor to the rise in new infections in the state.

2. "Trees for Wealth" - Nagaland minister distributes saplings to villagers in Phek district

Nagaland Minister or Planning & Coordination, Land Revenue and Parliamentary Affairs Neiba Kronu on Monday distributed 22,000 saplings of fruit trees among villagers in Phek district.

3. Delhi Police prima facie investigation on Samuel Sangma's death suggests suicide

The Deputy Superintendent of Police(DCP) of Southwest Delhi, on Monday, informed that the prima facie investigation on the mysterious death of Nagaland resident Samuel Sangma appeared to be a case of suicide.

4. IMD cautions northeastern states to stay alert amid lithe weather

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has informed that the northeastern states of Arunachal PradeshAssam and Meghalaya is likely to experience isolated thunderstorms or heavy rainfall in the next few days.

5. President appoints new governors for Mizoram, Tripura and six other states

President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed new Governors for as many as eight states, including the two northeastern states of Mizoram and Tripura.

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