Morning News Nuggets
The Ri Bhoi Youth Federation, Mawhati Circle, served a one-week deadline to the state government to meet the urgent needs of the Umsohlait Police Station or else the organisation would be compelled to take drastic action.
While speaking at the Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre (EZCC) in Salt Lake, Amit Shah said, “We have decided that we will clear the implementation of the Citizenship Amendment Act in the first cabinet meeting itself, besides approving the Ayushman Bharat scheme for the benefit of the poor.”
A helicopter carrying a three-member Assam Jatiya Parishad (AJP) delegation had to make an emergency landing at Rowriah airport in Jorhat on Sunday afternoon owing to unfavourable weather.
In a joint operation conducted by Tripura police, TSR (Tripura State Rifle) and Assam Rifles, the search team busted 1170 kg dry cannabis in Sepahijala District.
With barely a week left for the first phase of Assam Assembly elections, former minister and Bharatiya Janata Party candidate from Golaghat, Ajanta Neog has tested positive for COVID-19 on March 20.
In this week's 'Talk with the Expert' (TWTE), TNT-The Northeast Today has got the privilege to speak to one such performing artist from Meghalaya, Elizer Bareh.