The governor on Tuesday met the Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Jagat Prakash Nadda and suggested him that his ministry should help the state in getting specialists from other states on deputation so that immediate problem of shortage in the state could be taken care of.
Ironically, it is the presence of a large number of native languages in Arunachal Pradesh that is the key reason behind Hindi gaining currency in the state.
A woman had filed a complaint with the National Commission for Women (NCW) alleging that Khandu had raped her in 2008. The complaint was filed on February 15, the day Prime Minister Narendra Modi had visited the state.
Modi’s visit may irk China, which treats parts of Arunachal Pradesh as “disputed area”. Beijing had in the past objected to visit by Indian leaders to the frontier state.
The government has taken extensive repair and conservation works in the two sites to ensure that they meet all criteria for inclusion in the final list.
There have been no reports of any casualties so far and as per the twitter handle of ITBP, property ‘worth lakhs’ was saved from being destroyed. Also, the cause of fire is yet to be ascertained.
Rawat suggested that a Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) between the two sides in Arunachal two days ago had resolved the issue. “The Tuting incident has been resolved,” he told reporters on the sidelines of an event.
China’s foreign ministry spokesperson said: “First of all on the border issue our position is clear and consistent. We never acknowledged the existence of so called Arunachal Pradesh.”
Arunachal Pradesh CM Pema Khandu directed the district administration and the police to intensify the investigation and ensure justice at the earliest so that the people are able to restore their faith in the public administration and the police.
Over 68.5 per cent electors had cast their votes in the December 21 bypolls, with Pakke-Kessang recording an 86-per cent voter turnout and Likabali 51 per cent.
Bypoll results: PM Modi in a series of tweets congratulated the BJP workers and leaders for winning the Arunachal and UP by-elections. He also congratulated party workers in Bengal for improving prospects.
A state needs good leaders for development, Khandu said while cautioning that people won’t get good leaders if the cash-for-vote trend is not changed.
A young girl from Arunachal Pradesh has been reported missing after travelling to Delhi to meet her Facebook friend.
According to the complaint, three teachers forced the 88 girls to undress before other students after they found a piece of paper having vulgar words about the head teacher and a girl student.
China had objected to Sitharaman’s first visit to the border state on Saturday and Sunday, saying her tour of the “disputed area” was not conducive to peace in the region.