Morning News Nuggets


1.  Meghalaya: FKJGP urges govt to provide facilities to staff of 108 as per COVID-19 norms

The Federation of Khasi Jaintia Garo People (FKJGP) claimed that they received a complaint from the field staff of GVK EMRI 108 that the district in-charge and the administration did not arrange any place of accommodation after duty as they are frontliners in transportation of COVID-19 patients to the hospital and Corona Care Centers.

2. Meghalaya: War of words between TUR member Angela Rangad and Dy CM Prestone Tynsong still on

The spat between Thma U Rangli Juki member Angela Rangad and Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong has just begun with the TUR member unwilling to budge from her statement.

3. Assam: Dibrugarh RSS unit organise vaccination drive, 250 people inoculated

The Dibrugarh unit of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) have successfully vaccinated around 250 people during their two-day camp vaccination camp organised at Keshab Bhawan.

4. Meghalaya Govt directs health department to address complaints of exorbitant rates by private hospitals

Following complaints of exorbitant rates charged by private hospitals, the government has directed the health department to bring out all the details and issues to address the grievances within 48 hours.

5. Tata Steel to continue salaries for COVID victims' families till retirement

Tata group of companies, the name that is synonymous with employee centricity and introducing some of the best work reforms among private companies in India, has stood on top when it comes to employee satisfaction and job security.

6. Assam: RAT test mandatory in every vaccination centre in Dibrugarh from May 26

Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) test will be mandatory prior to COVID-19 vaccination in Dibrugarh from May 26.

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