Morning News Nuggets
1. AGP releases poll manifesto; vows to implement Clause 6 of Assam Accord
Clause 6 guarantees constitutional safeguards for the indigenous people of Assam.
2. Meghalaya: Straw-laden vehicle goes up in flames near Shillong Civil Hospital
According to East Khasi Hills Superintendent of Police S Nongtnger, a Bolero Pickup (ML-10-A-8083) caught fire at Boucher Road.
3. Security forces apprehend UNLF insurgent in Manipur
The Assam Rifles, under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South), in a joint operation with Manipur Police, apprehended an insurgent of the proscribed United National Liberation Front (UNLF) from Wangkhei in Imphal East district on March 23.
4. Meghalaya: AGHSSASTA asks state government to clear pending dues before GHADC elections
The All Garo Hills SSA School Teachers’ Association (AGHSSASTA) submitted a letter to the State Government seeking the release of their two-month salary before the upcoming Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) elections.
5. ASSAM POLLS 2021: Over 2.33 crore general electors to exercise voting rights
Altogether, 2,33,74,087 general electors will exercise their voting rights in the three-phase Assam Assembly elections from March 27.
6. Meghalaya: Achik Students’ Welfare Association list their demands to CM ahead of GHADC elections
The ASWA submitted a list of demands for Dobu village to Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma.
7. Meghalaya: Man commits 'suicide' in Mairang
The man, identified as Steral Kurbah, was found hanging at his residence, and according to sources, police officials also recovered a note written by the deceased.
8. Meghalaya: DM&HO organises district-level sensitisation programme on COVID-19 vaccination
The office of the District Medical & Health Officer (DM&HO) organised a district-level sensitisation programme on COVID-19 vaccination at the District Library Auditorium in Nongpoh, Ri Bhoi, on Tuesday.