Morning News Nuggets

 Top news this morning
1. Assam chalks out action plan to tackle surge in COVID-19 cases

The positivity rate increased to 2.74 per cent as on Sunday night.

2. Two Guwahati schools sealed after students, teachers test COVID positive

Any movement of unauthorised individuals and vehicles within the notified areas has also been prohibited with immediate effect.

3. Indian weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu from Manipur sets new world record  

Indian weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu created a new national record at the Asian Championships as she lifted a total of 205 kg. 

4. Meghalaya BJP to meet central leaders over performance in GHADC polls

A delegation of senior party leaders is planning to meet central party leadership to present a report card on the performance of the party.

5. Meghalaya police ask vehicle owners to remove retrofitted exhaust pipes

The SP stated that the noise emitted by these exhausts cause inconvenience to residents of the city, including children and senior citizens.

6. Mizoram Govt issues guidelines to adhere during quarantine period

Meanwhile, considering the financial constraint faced by the Government and the austerity measures that have been taken, all expenses related to quarantine shall continue to be borne by the persons concerned until further orders.

7. Nagaland Government orders closure of schools from classes 1 to 8

Regular classes for students of Class 9 (nine) to Class 12 (twelve) will continue subject to strict adherence to all the SOPs.

8. Tripura: TIPRA-INPT MDCs sworn in, BJP boycotts oath-taking ceremony

The oath of office ceremony was held at the ADC Bhavan in Agartala. 

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