Morning News Nuggets
The state election department has resorted to another innovative way to generate electoral awareness among voters.
Ri Bhoi police on Monday detained a drug peddler at Pahammawlein village in Ri Bhoi district and also seized a huge consignment of heroin worth more than ₹ 3 crore, 50 lakh from his possession.
According to sources, Jyotirmoy Barma (32) was working as an agent of Axis Bank at Tura in West Garo Hills.
Pasighat Police arrested one man who has admitted to stealing from various locations.
Contact tracing of the driver is currently on. Most of those tested are asymptomatic.
Taking to his official Twitter handle, Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma announced the development on Monday.
According to the general secretary of the FKJGP, Rambrai Circle, the wooden bridge connects Rambrai with Nongstoin.