Morning News Nuggets
The Meghalaya government has allowed families of deceased persons who died because of COVID-19 to take their bodies home and keep them outside the house for not over 48 hours before cremating or burying them.
A citizen of Ri Bhoi District, Meghalaya filed a complaint with the Deputy Commissioner on the alleged illegal collection of fees from the local carrier vehicles by personnel manning the Weight Bridge at Umling.
Two new oxygen generation plants were officially made functional at the Assam Medical College and Hospital (AMCH) in Dibrugarh.
Principal Director Health and Family Welfare Dr Kevichüsa Medikhrii said that COVID-19 cases in Nagaland are rising as the state reported 124 fresh cases.
A major earthquake of a magnitude 6.4 on the Richter scale, followed by as many as ten aftershocks jolted Assam.
The Bharatiya Janata Party MDC from Tura, Bernard Marak along with the party workers paid a visit to the Tura Civil Hospital to check on the preparedness of the State Government in tackling the second wave of COVID-19.
Agriculture Production Commissioner Kikheto Sema, IAS called for an urgent meeting of all Agriculture and Allied Departments of Nagaland to discuss the challenges being faced by the State at the Nagaland Civil Secretariat Conference Hall, Kohima.