Morning News Nuggets

 News stories this morning

1. Mizoram's Ziona Chana, head of the world's largest family, passes away at 76

The head of the world's largest family Ziona Chana passed away here on Sunday. 

2. Assam Water Resources Minister inspects embankment area in Dibrugarh

Assam Water Resources Minister Pijush Hazarika, visited the embankment sites in Dibrugarh and inspected the ongoing repair works in the area.

3. Nagaland: Noted Hindi scholar Piyong Temjen Jamir passes away

Noted Hindi scholar and litterateur, Padma Shri awardee Piyong Temjen Jamir passed away at his residence in Dimapur after a prolonged illness on June 12.

4. Fully vaccinated Assam govt employees to rejoin office from Monday

Assam government employees who have been administered two doses of COVID-19 vaccine have to join office from Monday, an order issued by the general administration department stated.

5. Meghalaya: Shillong Press Club condoles demise of Readington Marwein and Sameer Sohliya

The Shillong Press Club has expressed condolences at the unfortunate passing away of two of its stellar members-Readington Marwein and Sameer Sohliya on June 10 and 12 respectively.

6. Sikkim govt extends lockdown in the state till June 21

The Sikkim Government extended the ongoing lockdown in the state till June 21, with certain relaxations put in place.

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