148 people who attended Tablighi Jamaat congregation in Delhi quarantined in Assam

Last Updated on April 2, 2020 at 8:22 pmGuwahati, April 2: At least 148 people who attended the Tablighi Jamaat congregation in Delhi’s Nizamuddin last month have been quarantined in different districts of Assam, even as the number of coronavirus…

Arunachal man who attended Nizamuddin event tests positive for COVID-19, first case in state

Last Updated on April 2, 2020 at 3:42 pmItanagar, April 2: A 31-year-old man, who attended a congregation in Delhi’s Nizamuddin West, tested positive for COVID-19 in Lohit district on Thursday, making it the first case of coronavirus in Arunachal…

Doctor abused by MLA in Assam’s Cachar district, inquiry underway

Last Updated on April 2, 2020 at 3:33 pmSilchar, April 2: The Cachar district administration has ordered an inquiry into the alleged incident of abuse and harassment of a doctor on duty by Barkhola’s BJP MLA Kishore Nath, a National…

Manipur man who attended Nizamuddin event tests positive, cases in state rise to 2

Last Updated on April 2, 2020 at 11:26 amImphal, April 2: A man who attended the religious congregation at Tablighi Jamaat Markaz in Delhi’s Nizamuddin West last month tested positive for COVID-19 in Manipur, taking the total number of coronavirus…

MHA extends ‘disturbed area’ tag for 3 Arunachal districts

Last Updated on April 1, 2020 at 9:26 pmNew Delhi, April 1: The Union government on Wednesday extended the “disturbed area” tag under the AFSPA for three districts of Arunachal Pradesh for another six months. In a notification, the Union…

Mizoram boy breaks open his piggy bank, donates savings to fight COVID-19

Last Updated on April 1, 2020 at 1:26 pmAizawl, April 1: A seven-year-old boy from Mizoram’s Kolasib town broke open his piggy bank and donated his entire savings to fight COVID-19 and feed the poor hit by the lockdown imposed…

Nizamuddin congregation: Manipur traces 14 attendees

Last Updated on March 31, 2020 at 11:12 pmImphal, March 31: The Manipur government on Tuesday said it has found out 14 people who were linked” to the religious congregation held in Delhi’s Nizamuddin earlier this month, though 39 others…

No relaxation of lockdown norms: Assam CM

Last Updated on March 31, 2020 at 11:10 pmGuwahati, March 31: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday said the 21-day nationwide lockdown norms have not been relaxed by the state government. Notably, A 52-year-old man tested positive for COVID-…

NFR to convert 315 coaches into isolation wards

Last Updated on March 31, 2020 at 7:16 pmGuwahati, March 31: The Northeast Frontier Railway on Tuesday said it will convert 315 coaches into isolation wards to supplement medical requirements for relating COVID-19 patients. The converted coaches will be equipped…

Assam govt asks admns to look for participants of Nizamuddin’s event and get them quarantined

Last Updated on March 31, 2020 at 6:15 pmGuwahati, March 31: Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Tuesday said the state government has the list of 299 persons who were present in and around the hotspot near the Masjid…