Guwahati: Banned Ulfa(I) suffered a crippling blow following the surrender of its last field commander and the outfit’s self-styled “deputy commander-in-chief ” Drishti Rajkhowa, alias Drishti Asom, alias Monoj Rabha, at the Army’s 21 Division headquarters at Rangiya on Thursday.
The Army said in a statement that it had deployed its forces in Rangiya following inputs from intelligence agencies, Assam Police and Meghalaya Police and carried out ‘Operation Malakand’ on November 10, which resulted in the surrender of Drishti, along with four other cadres. This was a part of a drive for a terror-free Assam and Meghalaya by Unified Command, the statement said.
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Remember, Pressure Is On Latvia: Sania
Pune: Sania Mirza says Team India must not be overwhelmed by the reputation of their opponents and must “remember that the pressure is on them” when they take on Latvia in the Billie Jean King Cup playoff tie on Friday-Saturday.
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76% Shortfall Of Specialists In Rural India Even As Availability Of Doctors Improves
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Govt Fast-Tracks Approval, Cos Can Now Double Output Of Remdesivir
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Private Buses Charging Twice As Much As RTC Rates
Vijayawada: Passengers looking to travel in private buses to destinations such as Hyderabad, Visakhapatnam, or Tirupati are having to shell out almost twice compared to APSRTC or TSRTC buses.
Fire breaks out at garbage dump near Charminar bus stand
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2.2 Kg Ganja Worth ₹3.3 Crore Seized By Kothagudem Cops
Hyderabad: In a huge haul, Bhadradri Kothagudem police seized 2,200 kilos of ganja worth ₹3.31 crore from a DCM van in Brindavanam village in Chunchupalli PS limits on Tuesday. Van driver S Mahbub (35) was arrested. Police said this was the biggest seizure of ganja in a single case this year.
India And France Explore Ways To Strengthen Ties In Indo-Pacific
New Delhi: India and France on Tuesday explored ways to strengthen cooperation in the Indo-Pacific, including the India-France-Australia trilateral mechanism, addressing emerging challenges in the maritime and space domain and working together in the area of climate action and biodiversity protection.
Daily Cases Soar To Record 1.85 Lakh; Toll Touches 1,000
India continued to report new peaks in daily Co-vid-19 cases with a record 1.85 lakh fresh infections added to the caseload on Tuesday, an 8.5% rise from the previous peak of 1.7 lakh recorded on Sunday.
At 112 +ve Cases, My Home Jewel Now A Covid Cluster
Hyderabad: Amid the recent surge of Covid-19 infections, several gated communities are becoming mini epicentres of outbreak. Among them is My Home Jewel in Madinaguda which currently has 112 Covid-19 positive cases, 11 of them testing positive on Monday. Representatives of owners’ association said despite the rise in cases, there has been little support from Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation.
KHASIS RYNDIATHE OTHER NAME OF ASSAMESE ERI
I was hearing the sound of a stringed pluck instrument indistinctly from the side of the hills. The rhythmic adjuncts of Ryndia made it all musically driven.
CANCER STILL A BIG CONCERN FOR MEGHALAYA
The deadly disease Cancer is still a big concern for the Northeastern state of Meghalaya, in which cases of cancer are still rising.
Lead of the Red Rives and Blue Hills
देश की सबसे साफ नदी
देश में नदियों की हालत तो किसी से छुपी नहीं है। नदियों की साफ-सफाई के लिए अरबों-खरबों के प्रोजेक्ट आते हैं, लेकिन इन सबके बावजूद भी नदियों की हालत ज्यों की त्यों है। इसके ज़िम्मेदार सरकार के साथ-साथ हम लोग खुद भी हैं।
Map your way past grove-riddled pathways, meandering streamlets, mystical dens, cloudy terrains, and endless stairways nestled in Meghalaya’s crevices
Inspiration is something that gives us the boost to achieve our goal. The year 2020 has been rather de-motivating that has cast a pall of fear and gloom around the world. Amid these uncertainties, there were also stories of aspirations, resilience and inspiration that surely give us a ray of hope. In an attempt to spread some positivity, Northeast Today handpicks some of the inspiring stories from the region that gives us a boost to begin the year with some much needed inspiration.
200-Crore Piggery Mission in Meghalaya
The main aim behind the recently launched piggery mission is for Meghalaya to become self-sufficient in pork production
MEGHALAYA EXPLORES RENEWABLE ENERGY TO MEET POWER DEMAND
Meghalaya has been experiencing a power deficit which is affecting the growth of the state. Nevertheless, to meet the demand for electricity in the state, the government is exploring the possibility of adopting a renewable source of energy such as solar power.
घर में बनने वाली शराब को मिली सरकारी मान्यता
मेघालय के आबकारी आयुक्त प्रवीण बवशी बताते हैं, 'फलों से बनने वाली वाइन को बढ़ावा मिलने की स्थिति में गांवों से युवकों के पलायन पर अंकुश लगाया जा सकेगा।
Health Min asks 7 states to focus on effective management of Covid cases to reduce deaths
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