Morning News Nuggets

Stories of this morning

1. Meghalaya: NEIGRIHMS Director says people not following COVID appropriate behaviour

NEIGRIHMS Director Dr P Bhattacharya has said that people are not listening to the suggestions of wearing masks and following COVID appropriate behaviour.

2. Assam: Condolences pour in for litterateur Homen Borgohain

Condolences poured in for eminent narrator Homen Borgohain after his demise from various sections.

3. State govt should put on hold decisions of MeECL management till inquiry completes: Ardent

Convener of Iada La ka Ri, Ardent Miller Basaiawmoit suggested that the state government would for the time being put all the decisions of the MeECL management in abeyance till the inquiry is completed.

4. Meghalaya: Health Dept will collect data of returnees who received Covaxin from other states says Dr Aman Warr

DHS Director (MI) Aman Warr said that the department will collect data of those persons (returnees) who have received Covaxin from other states.

5. Meghalaya govt reviews COVID situation in the state, vaccination drive from May 14

Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong said that the vaccination drive for the 18-44 age group will start from May 14, and vulnerable districts will be earmarked for more vaccines.

6. Assam CM Himanta reviews schemes of finance dept

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma directed officials to accord high priority to any file related to health in order to augment the state’s fight against the pandemic.\

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