SHILLONG, Apr 30: A loaded truck (AS11AC â€“ 5687) on its way to Guwahati overturned on a turning at Shang Bangla, Ri Bhoi District on Monday, at 1:00 am. The 108 Emergency Service Ambulance based at Nongpoh helped in shifting the spare driver Zakir Hussain (40) and helper Illal Ahmed (20) to Nongpoh Civil Hospital.
In another incident , Bringshailin Mawlong ,a motorist sustained injuries after he fell off from his motorbike (MLO5E â€“ 9621) when he hit a stone at Sohiong Parmaw under Mawphlang Block, East Khasi Hills on Sunday at 3:11 pm. The 108 Emergency Ambulance based at Mawphlang helped in shifting Bringshailin Mawlong to Woodland Hospital, Shillong.
Jowai, Apr 30: The Deputy Commissioner, Jaintia Hills through a press note has informed that Private Non- banking Financial Company/Companies seeking No Objection Certificate (NOC) are to obtain a statement in writing from the competent authority, stating to the effect that the nature of the operations/Transaction of their business falls within the purview and regulations.
No Private Non-banking Financial Companies shall operate any business activity within the District without authorized permission/ clearance from the competent authority.
The Deputy Commissioner, Jaintia Hills, has issued this Order, in the interest of the Public and urgency.
Shillong, Apr 30: The Barua Buddhist community of Shillong, like every year, will be celebrating 5556 Buddha Jayanti festival on May 6 with a daylong function.
Milk and bread will also be distributed among various old age homes and orphanage on the May 5
SHILLONG, Apr 30: Leader of Opposition (LO), Conrad K Sangma (NCP) Monday expressed profound grief over the demise of Chief Minister, Dr. Mukul Sangmaâ€™s niece Dana M Sangma, and asserted that discrimination against students from the North East has been happening in every big city in India but advised against giving â€˜communal colorâ€™ to all such cases.
Kohima, Apr 30 (PTI): As part of his week-long visit to India, Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, will arrive here Tuesday on a day-long visit to commemorate Queenâ€™s diamond jubilee celebration, official sources said here Monday.
As per programmeâ€™s scheduled for the visit of the Duke, after his arrival the Prince will visit Kohima World War-II cemetery and place a wreath in memory of those who fell in the gruesome battle of 1944, the sources said.