Morning News Nuggets


 1. Arunachal’s first-ever film & television festival at Pasighat soon; CM assures help

 Chief Minister Pema Khandu assured to provide necessary funding for the proposed film and television festival to promote and facilitate the filmmakers and artists of the state.

2. ULFA-I releases abducted employees of Quippo after three months 

ULFA-I had demanded Rs 20 crore for the safe release of Quippo employees.

3. Assam Polls 2021: Cong urges CEO to stop poll process in Tamulpur

The Assam Pradesh Congress Committee has written a memorandum to the Assam chief electoral officer, seeking “appropriate action” against BJP star campaigner Himanta Biswa Sarma along with Bodoland People’s Front (BPF) candidate for the Tamulpur seat.

4. Congress-led ‘Mahajot’ has accepted defeat, claims PM Modi 

The prime minister slammed the previous government for "failing" to fulfil people's needs in their last 15 years of rule in Assam.

5. Meghalaya: KSU launches new campaign "Kyntiew ia la ki jong" to promote local talents 

The campaign intends to reach out to all the talented youths spread across the state, to provide them with the necessary support to pursue their dreams. “kyntiew ia la ki jong” campaign is a revolution for the Khasi community. 

6. Drugs recovered from retired police officer’s residence in Tripura

Tripura Police, on Friday, raided the house of retired police officer Subhash Ghosh at Nandi Tilla in Agartala.