Midday News Nuggets


1. Priyanka Gandhi Vadra reaches Assam, visits Kamakhya temple

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra arrives in Kamakhya temple in Assam on Monday.

2. Assam: Bodoland People’s Front joins Congress led Grand Alliance

Addressing a press conference in Guwahati, Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) president Ripun Bora said Assam’s destiny is about to change for the better.

3. Meghalaya: District Court sentences four to 'rigorous' imprisonment

The District and Session Court, West Khasi Hills, Meghalaya convicted several accused and sentenced to imprisonment in connection with POCSO cases registered in the district.

4. Meghalaya NGOs threaten stir over unpaid dues to GHADC employees

The NGOs have threatened to call for month-long agitation in GHADC and Garo Hills if even one of the employees is terminated.

5. Ri Bhoi residents accuse Meghalaya Rural Bank branch of "duping" them

Residents claimed that they had deposited money amounting to over Rs 10 lakh but the same was missing from their bank accounts.

6. Nation-wide COVID-19 vaccination drive for senior citizens begins

The States and Union Territories will roll out the simplified process of registration through three routes.

7. PM Modi to inaugurate Maritime India Summit on March 2

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Maritime India Summit 2021 on a virtual platform on March 2.

8. PM Modi takes his first shot of COVID-19 vaccine

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took his first shot of the COVID-19 vaccine.