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North East

Meghalaya HC directs state govt to ban display of animal carcasses in meat shops

Shillong, May 27: The Meghalaya High Court has directed the state government to prohibit the display of animal carcasses in meat shops. The HC passed the order while delivering a judgement on a PIL on Friday. Don't miss out on in-depth & unbiased stories from Northeast India. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter for free. “The State would do well to set an example and completely prohibit the display of animal carcasses in meat shops, though they may be stored in refrigerators or containers or even in showcases within the premises...
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Arunachal lawmaker urges PM to ban Chinese CCTV in India

Itanagar, March 6: Ninong Ering, Congress lawmaker from Arunachal Pradesh has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ban Chinese CCTVs used in the country, keeping in view the threat perception. Ering, MLA of Pasighat West, in a missive to Modi on Sunday also suggested launching of a public awareness campaign to create awareness among people against using Chinese CCTVs in their homes. The government can consider the launch of a Swadeshi cloud-based server solution for the safekeep of CCTV data wherever it is required, Ering, a former central minister himself,...
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Mizoram govt’s ban on firecrackers would be in force during Christmas & New Year: Police

Aizawl, November 25: The Mizoram government's ban on firecrackers, sky lanterns and other pyrotechnic materials, including toy guns, would be in force during the coming festive season, a senior police officer said. Aizawl Superintendent of Police (SP) C Lalruaia said that the orders banning the sale, bursting and use of firecrackers, sky lanterns, toy guns with bullets and other pyrotechnic materials were issued by Deputy Commissioners last month. Firecrackers and other pyrotechnic materials were banned during Diwali, he said. "During the coming festive season - Christmas and New Year too,...
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