Mid-day News Nuggets

 Top news this afternoon.
 1. Tengam Celine Koyu crowned Kingfisher Miss Arunachal 2021

 Kiren Rijiju, who attended the event as the chief guest, said that through this platform, the contestants proved their versatility, talent, confidence and poise.

2. Arunachal student bodies urge CM to resolve encroachment issues of Sille-Oyan township

CM Pema Khandu assured them he would take up the matter at the earliest.

3. Arunachal: Fire breaks out in Senua Noksa village

 Authorities have not been able to ascertain the cause of the fire that has affected over 40 families.

4. Assam Polls 2021: Himanta ‘saves best’ for last campaign rally in Jalukbari

Himanta Biswa Sarma pledged to serve his “karmabhoomi” (workplace, referring to Jalukbari) till his last breath.

5. Assam police seize fake currency notes ahead of third phase polls

According to police, 35-year-old Abdul Rajak of Lakhimpur was on his way to deliver a consignment of Rs 8 lakh of fake currency notes in Guwahati.

6. Chhattisgarh: Tripura CRPF jawan among 23 killed in Maoist ambush

According to sources, over 400 Maoists attacked the jawans from three sides in an area stretching 2 kilometres.