ASSAM NORTH-EASTERN STATES Meghalaya government launches online registration portal for migrant workers The Meghalaya government launched the online registration portal for migrant workers under the Meghalaya Identification Registration (Safety and Security) of Migrant Workers Act 2020. The legislation passed in March last year ensures the maintenance of public order and protection and safety … Read more 31.03.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.
ASSAM NORTH-EASTERN STATES Tripura bridge boost to Bangladesh ties Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Maitri Setu between India and Bangladesh, a bridge that is poised to herald a new chapter for trade and people-to-people movement between the neighbouring countries through Sabroom in south Tripura district. Built at a cost of Rs 133 crore, the … Read more 30.03.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.
ASSAM NORTH-EASTERN STATES Arunachal Pradesh’s second Model Treatment Centre launched in Pasighat Arunachal Pradesh health minister Alo Libang inaugurated the state’s second Model Treatment Centre (MTC) under National Viral Hepatitis Control Programme (NVHCP) at the Bakin Pertin General Hospital in Pasighat. Health Services director Dr M Lego expressed hope that the launch of … Read more 28-29.03.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.
ASSAM NORTH-EASTERN STATES Galo community celebrates Mopin festival in Arunachal Pradesh Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Pema Khandu on Monday joined the Galo community celebrating the Mopin festival in Basar in Lepa-Rada district. Galo women dressed I their traditional attire welcomed the chief minister at the festival ground in Basar by smearing rice flour … Read more 27.03.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.
ASSAM NORTH-EASTERN STATES Nagaland govt holds thanksgiving service on completion of 3 years in office The ruling People’s Democratic Alliance (PDA) government held a thanksgiving programme on completion of three years of governance in Nagaland in Kohima on Tuesday. Newly elected MLA H Chuba Chang of the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party was also … Read more 26.03.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.
ASSAM NORTH-EASTERN STATES Elections come and go, but Assam’s flood problems linger Government reports suggest the Brahmaputra and its tributaries alone wash away over 8,000 hectares of land every year, over 4.27 lakh hectares since the 1950s, which works out to 7.40 per cent of the state’s total area. The width of the … Read more 25.03.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.
ASSAM NORTH-EASTERN STATES Meghalaya governor Satya Pal Malik backs farmers’ protest: Key developments In a surprising development, Meghalaya governor Satya Pal Malik has backed the farmers’ protest and said none of the three central farm laws were in favour of the agriculturists. He also requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union home minister Amit Shah not to use … Read more 24.03.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.
ASSAM NORTH-EASTERN STATES Manipur 3rd among northeast & hilly states in innovative index Chief minister N Biren Singh said Manipur has ranked 3rd among the northeast and hilly states in India Innovative Index 2020, released by NITI Aayog. In the Top 5, there are two more NE states — Sikkim (4th) and Mizoram (5th). Himachal and Uttarakhand have … Read more 23.03.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.
ASSAM NORTH-EASTERN STATES Manipur Univ VC for women empowerment The Centre-run Manipur University’s (MU) first woman vice-chancellor, S Sanatombi Singha, on Tuesday highlighted and stressed upon women’s upliftment and empowerment. Life should be shared and understood to bring peace and develop families, Singha said, adding that without struggle, there would be no success. … Read more 21-22.03.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.
ASSAM NORTH-EASTERN STATES Links with our neighbours to boost economy of NE: Shringla Connectivity with neighbouring countries would enhance economic development of the north-east, said foreign secretary Harsh Shringla, speaking at the Sikkim University. The north-east, he said, “connects us to one of the most economically dynamic and politically significant geographies of the world – ASEAN and Indo-Pacific.” The … Read more 20.03.21 Daily APSC Current Affairs.