JULY 28: Based on specific information, troops of
29 Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ 6 Sect AR launched
an operation in Super market and apprehended one arms
peddler along with one .22 Pistol and 6 live rounds on
individual was identified as Tongbang Ao, (42) resident
of Mokokchung dist, Nagaland. The apprehended individual
was handed over to East Police Station, Dimapur. (Page
observes World Hepatitis Day
July 28: Nagaland observed World Hepatitis Day
with Speaker Chotisuh Sazo asking for an appropriate
policy in reference to Hepatitis C be framed and placed
before the Government through proper channel for
suitable action. The government can frame a policy for
treatment and care for those affected, he said.
the programme organised by Kripa Foundation, its
Nagaland direction and president of Indian Drug Users
Forum Abou Mere said the prevalence of Hepatitis C Virus
(HCV) in Nagaland was 1.6% and asked the state
government to make it a health priority.
high cost of treatment of the disease was keeping away
the sufferers to prevent complications of HCV. On being
asked if HCV is not the health priority of Nagaland
state government, Mr Mere said the state government
should initiate programs for prevention, care and
treatment for HCV-related lover diseases likely
fibrosis, cirrhosis and even cancer. (PTI)
Awareness programme held at People’s College
July 28: Nehru Yuva Kendra, Mokokchung, Nagaland in
collaboration with National Stock Exchange of India,
Kolkata and Securities and Exchange Board of India,
Guwahati have jointly conducted Investors' Awareness
Programme at People's College, Mokokchung district,
Nagaland on July 24 last. Above hundred college students
with members of Young Club members and NYCs were present
for the programme. The programme was sponsored by NSE,
Investors' Awareness Programme was done for prospective
investor where SEBI and NSE officials Marc, Assistant
General Manger, ( SEBI) and Biswadeep Roy, Assistant
Manager (NSE), Kolkata animated the programme as
programme aimed to impart basic knowledge on securities
market, benefits of investors and different options
available for investment in different bonds, shares and
the deliberation, the role and functions of SEBI and NSE
were discussed. The resource persons also took time in
educating the participants what is company, about shares
and other investments avenues for investors. They also
highlighted the involvement risk and return associated
with investment options.
also discussed with the participants the Ponzi
schemes/Fraud schemes running in Northeastern States.
They cautioned the participants to be careful before any
investment is to be made.
schemes promises high return and with no risk at all.
One should take care to ensure before any investment to
find out whether the organization is registered or taken
due permission from various regulating authorities or
Government for raising fund, they said.
doubt arises, one can enquire or verify the scheme
through www.sebi.gov.in . They also gave
toll free No 1800220051 for quarries relevant to
securities market. They also shared complaint redressal
system available with SEBI and NSE.
GPPK organize homeopathy medical camps
July 28: Nagaland Institute of Health, Environment &
Social Welfare (NIHESW) organized free Homeopathy
medical Camp at NIHESW Conference Hall, Opp.
Commissioner's Office Kohima today.
major aims & objectives being promotion of
alternative system of medicines with special reference
to Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Sidha,
Homeopathy (AYUSH), indigenous Herbal & Folk
medicine in the state the camp was organized.
NIHESW expressed gratitude to Dr. O N Dubey who spared
valuable time for conduct of this camp and the organizer
looked for such support in days to come so that the
needy people can be provided with such facility.
orgainzer also expressed gratitude to to Dr. Alhounuo
Khezhie, Epidemiologist, Kohima and Dr. Khesheli Awomi,
Epidemiologist, Wokha, for their contribution in
successfully organizing the camp.
patients were treated and provided free medicines.
Public Panchayat, Kohima organized a free Homeopathy
Medical Camp at GPP Hall Chandmari on July 27.
O N Dubey was the consultant who treated patients with
general illness including patient suffering from chronic
camp began with an inaugural program was chaired by
Santu Thapa, President, Gorkha Public Panchayat. Dr.
Dubey was facilitated by the Head GB, Kamal Bahadur
Chettri, Jibon Pradhan Panchayat Secretary and Bharat
Baraili, member, GSKS.
Dubey, while speaking during the programme highlighted
the importance of Homeopathy as a system of medicine
catering to give healthy life to the people. He also
thanked the organizer for organizing the camp and
assured to continue his voluntary service for the sack
of humanity in days to come.
together 128 patients were treated and free medicines
were distributed to the patients.
July 28: The newly constructed memorial cemetery of late
P Shilu Ao, the first
Minister of Nagaland, will be inaugurated on August 1 at
Longjang village at 2 p.m. The Memorial will be
inaugurated by the Chief Secretary to the Government of
Nagaland, Banuo Z. Jamir as the chief guest while
Alemtemshi Jamir IAS (Retd) will be the guest of honour.
The programme is being organized by the Longjang
Riongsanger Cultural Club, Longjang.
programme to be launched
July 28: The launching programme of the Intensified
Diarrhoea Control Fortnight (IDCF) would be held at the
IDSP Conference Hall, Directorate of Health
Family Welfare, Kohima on July 30 at 11a.m.
Director (Health & FW) and Chairman, State Level
IDCF Steering Committee, Dr. G. Kemp will launch the
Fortnight is being observed from July 28 to August 8,
2014 to promote the control of childhood diarrhoeal
diseases and also to promote Infant & Young Child
Feeding (IYCF) practices. (Page News Service)
to celebrate silver jubilee
July 28: Aliba Culture Club will celebrate its Silver
Jubilee on August1
at the Tatar Salang Aliba, where Ajong Welfare Society
Dimapur & Aliba Watsu Unit will present cultural
songs. Welcome address will be delivered by Treasure
Aliba Cultural Club T.C. Wati Kichu and short
exhortation will be delivered by Chairman Village
Council Aliba, Nokzenketba.
camp held at KBC
July 28: A humanitarian mission was carried out by
Kigwema Baptist Church (KBC) as it had conducted a free
medical camp on July 27 observing the day as the Health
Sunday. The programme was jointly organized by the Mercy
Group of Centenary Sub-Committee and the Church Youth
total number of 149 patients who had been registered in
the health camp with a majority of them had problems of
viral fever, high blood pressure, gastritis and other
common ailments. Many of the patients also had random
blood sugar (RBS) test and a good number of patients had
dental check-up. Free medicines were also provided to
medical teams were comprised of three doctors- Dr.
Khriekuolie, Dr. Neisakho Kere and Dentist Ayano Yhokho
who were assisted by a host of nurses and laboratory
to ban construction works in Naga areas
July 28: The United Naga Council has called for a ban on
all construction works in respect of national projects
in Naga areas of Manipur, which includes the Trasn Asian
Railways, Power Grid, NHPC and the National Highways for
10 days with effect from 6 a.m. of August 1.
has asked all agencies engaged with the projects to
extend their cooperation and solidarity to ensure that
the civil action is violence free and peaceful.
has also requested all Tribe Hohos, Naga Frontal and
Regional organizations to ensure that the ban is
effectively enforced in their respective jurisdiction.
(Page News Service)
Zeliang, Rio condole
July 28: Chief Minister, T R Zeliang has expressed grief
over the demise of Oreno Patton, wife of Rev Yankitong
Patton, Ex-State Chaplain on July 27 at Dimapur after
suffering a stroke.
said that her demise has created a huge vacuum in the
family and in the lives of relatives and dear ones.
this hour of grief and sorrow, the Chief Minister and
his wife conveyed deepest condolences to the bereaved
family members and prayed the Almighty God give them
strength to tide over the irreparable loss.
Lok Sabha MP, Neiphiu Rio, while expressing pain over
the demise of late Oreno Patton, said that he lived a
life dedicated to the service of the Lord and always
made sincere efforts towards helping her fellow brothers
that he would be missed by a multitude of people,
including his family members, to who she extended
unconditional love and care, Rio and his family extended
deepest condolences to the members of the bereaved
family and prayed to Almighty Do to grant them peace and
solace to them.
felicitates toppers of Dimapur district
July 28 : The Dimapur District Citizens' Forum (DDCF)
held a felicitation program for the Toppers of HSLC
& HSSLC, 2014.
from the schools of Dimapur district were felicitated at
the Conference Hall of DDCF in Naga Shopping Arcade,
OC-8, in the presence of parents, Executive members of
DDCF, and public leaders.
parents and students spoke at the function. Some of the
main speakers were Marian Rao, Executive Secretary
(Non - Official) of Society for Prevention of Cruelty to
Animals (SPCA) and retired Prof. K P Avikasit.
speaker from the Parents side and another from the
students spoke on the differences of the education
system of Nagaland and other parts of India. They
appealed that the present curriculum of Nagaland
needs to be changed so that students would not be in
shock when they face national common exams.
community leaders from Lotha Hoho Dimapur, Ao Senso
Telongjem Dimapur, Rongmai Community Dimapur, Kachari
Tribal Council Nagaland, Garo Tribal Council Nagaland,
Marwari Samaj, Bengali Samaj, Punjabi Community Dimapur,
Muslim Council Dimapur, Gorkha Union Dimapur attended
the program. (Page News Service)
completes Kanwar Yatra project
July 28: Leo Club of Dimapur successfully completed the
Kanwar Yatra Project on July 27 at Rangapahar Shiv
Mandir. Packets of the 'prasad' and packaged drinking
water was served to around 550 devotees under this
program. This program was undertaken under the
chairmanship of Leo Rajesh Malani and co-chairman
Leo Mukesh, according to a release issued by Krishna Rai,
PRO, Leo Club of Dimapur. (Page News Service)
July 28: The Youth wing of Muslim Council Dimapur has
wished all the peoples of Nagaland - Eid Mubarak. The
wing also wished that this Eid- ul-Fitr which is
celebrated after a month long fasting (Ramadan) may
bring peace, prosperity & equality among us.
Joy & enthusiasm that bring all section of peoples
together may continue to shower upon us, it said
Bengali Samaj wished all Muslim brothers a Happy Eid ul
K Paul, president of the Samaj hoped that this Eid
celebrated after a month long fast & prayers would
bring unity & communal harmony among all the peoples
Samaj also appreciated the Muslim community for being
able to fast successfully & peacefully for a long
month of Holy Ramadan.
Minority Cell has extended warm greetings to the Muslim
community brothers of Nagaland and neighbouring area on
the happy and auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.
President of the Cell Bishnu Bhattacharjee, expressed
hope that this joyous occasion would herald sustained
peace, progress, prosperity and happiness and would
further strengthen the bonds of communal harmony,
brotherhood and amity, which are the hallmarks of 'the
secularity' of the State Nagaland. (Page News Service)