Midday News Nuggets


1. Assam CM virtually inaugurates 200 playgrounds under rural scheme

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, virtually inaugurated 200 playgrounds in the state under the Chief Minister’s Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana.

2. Meghalaya: IIM Shillong concludes four-day online training programme

The four-day online training programme on ‘How to Start a Business,’ concluded on February 14.

3. Tripura: Head constable suspended for alleged involvement in cannabis trade

According to official sources, 88 police personnel, including Gayatri Das, have either been suspended or arrested for their alleged involvement with ‘Ganja’ cultivators in the past few months.

4. ABKYW, panchayat leaders inspect Aalo-Pangin road in Arunachal Pradesh

The panchayat leaders of West Siang district, led by Zila Parishad chairperson Babom Romin, inspected the ongoing construction work of the Aalo-Pangin road near Sanggam bridge.

5. Assam: Pope accepts resignation of Dibrugarh Bishop Joseph Aind

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Bishop Joseph Aind (75) from the pastoral care of the Diocese of Dibrugarh.

6. Sandeep Nahar, Sushant Singh Rajput's MS Dhoni co-star commits suicide

The actor had posted a "suicide note" on Facebook, along with a nine-minute video.