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Monks in Gonjang Monastery & Rumtek overtaken by COVID19

Gangtok, May 23 (UNI) It sent a wave of shock among villagers when 62 lamas (monks) from their hostel were found infected with COVID 19 on Friday evening.
They had to be taken to Govt facility centre, Saramsa today supported by Sub Divisional Magistrate Robin Sewa. The monks from Gonjang Gumpa (monastery), at an altitude of 6066 on the North Sikkim highway got all infected together as they pray, dine together and have common bathrooms.
"It would be preferable it after recovery all the lama kids and young ones are sent home and to their respective families instead of Gumpa Hostel," said Minister Forest Karma Loday, also representing the Kabi –Lungchuk area.However, T Gonjang Rinpochey (monk of higher divinity) controls the management and they have Community Health Care Centre also.
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Hydropower: the key to make Arunachal ‘Aatmanirbhar’, says CM Pema Khandu

05 Dec 2023 | 9:40 PM

Itanagar, Dec 5 (UNI) Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Tuesday reiterated that hydropower is one of the most potential resources for an Aatmanirbhar (self-reliant) Arunachal Pradesh and the way forward to development.

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Bihar: IPS Aditya Kumar sent to jail on fraud charges

05 Dec 2023 | 9:29 PM

Patna, Dec 5 (UNI) A senior IPS officer Aditya Kumar was sent to jail on Tuesday on charges of instigating a person to make a fake phone call to DGP, posing as Chief Justice of Patna High Court, seeking favour in a case pending against him.

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Odisha cabinet approves Utility corridor project at Gopalpur

05 Dec 2023 | 8:52 PM

Bhubaneswar, Dec 5 (UNI) The Odisha Cabinet on Tuesday approved the EPC tender for the Development of the Utility Corridor at Gopalpur for Rs. 128.88 crores.

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New Mizoram government to be sworn-in on Dec 8

New Mizoram government to be sworn-in on Dec 8

05 Dec 2023 | 8:37 PM

Aizawl, Dec 5 (UNI) The Zoram People’s Movement (ZPM) government in Mizoram will be sworn-in at Raj Bhavan here on Friday official sources said on Tuesday.

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Odisha cabinet approves Rs 6600 cr projects of Welspun Groups

05 Dec 2023 | 8:34 PM

Bhubaneswar, Dec 5 (UNI) In a major decision the Odisha cabinet on Tuesday approved a special incentive package for the Welspun Group's ambitious projects in the state.

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