Morning News Nuggets
After receiving specific inputs, the joint operation team intercepted two smugglers in a car transporting explosives on NH-37 near Gumrah toll barrier in Malidor village.
An order issued by Dr Kinny Singh, Deputy Commissioner said, “The district administration marked some people either in groups or individuals, are engaging themselves in fishing using explosives, generators, chemicals, fishing utilizing electrocution etc within the jurisdiction of East Siang district.”
Officer-in-charge of Ukhrul police station, W. Marchang, had filed an FIR following the complaint filed by the People For the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) to the Superintendent of Police, Ukhrul.
“I am going to Delhi because there are lots of issues concerning 12 to 15 ministries relating to PWD, agriculture and law and order,” CM Conrad Sangma told reporters.
According to sources, 23 people have been injured and one person died on the spot.
The Meghalaya High Court has granted interim bail to Bison Shylla and his aide for their alleged involvement in illegal coal mining in which six people were killed in an accident recently, officials said on Thursday.
The Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) has launched a week-long digital campaign 'Ab Pata Chal Jaane Do' to shed the guilt and shame associated with menstruation, causing trauma, ignored health issues and misdiagnosis for girls, officials said on Thursday.
A clear divide between Bollywood celebrities was visible in response to pop star Rihanna's post drawing attention to the farmers' agitation in India.