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No new COVID-19 case in Nagaland, tally stands at 12,217

Kohima, March 9: Nagaland did not report any new COVID-19 case, while one more person recovered from the disease on Monday, Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom said. The state's coronavirus tally stands at 12,217, of which 19 are active cases, while 11,954 people have recovered from the disease,

4 new cases push Mizoram's COVID-19 tally to 4,432

Aizawl, March 9: Mizoram's COVID-19 tally rose to 4,432 on Tuesday as four more people, all from Aizawl, tested positive for the infection, a health official said. The state now has 10 active cases, while 4,412 people have recovered from the disease and 10 patients have succumbed to

Meghalaya govt halts 16 development works in areas disputed with Assam

Staff Correspondent SHILLONG, March 8: Chief Minister Conrad Sangma today informed the Assembly that the State government has stopped 16 developmental works since 2018 in areas that are disputed with Assam. Replying to a ‘Short Duration Notice’ initiated by a Congress legislator from Nongpoh, Mayralborn Syiem, Sangma said that 14

Drug lab busted in Manipur, 3 arrested

Imphal, March 8: A drug manufacturing laboratory has been busted in Manipur's Thoubal district and three persons have been arrested, police said on Monday. A large quantity of drugs worth crores of rupees was seized during the raid at Lilong Nungei Khunou Mamang locality on Sunday night, Superintendent of Police

PM to address rally to mark 3 yrs of BJP govt in Tripura

Agartala, March 7: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a mega rally in Tripura on Tuesday to mark the completion of three years of BJP government in the state. Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Sunday said that Modi will virtually address the public gathering at Swami Vivekananda stadium. "The

India orders Assam Rifles to prevent influx from Myanmar

Kolkata, March 7 : The Union Home Ministry has asked the paramilitary Assam Rifles to prevent any Myanmar national from crossing into Indian territory and push back any found attempting to cross over. The Assam Rifles guards the India-Myanmar border in the northeast, while the BSF guards the border with Bangladesh.

No new COVID-19 case in Arunachal

Itanagar, March 7: Arunachal Pradesh did not report any new COVID-19 case on Sunday, a senior health official said. The state's caseload stands at 16,839, of which three are active cases, while 16,780 people have recovered from the disease and 56 patients have succumbed to the infection so