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Indefinite highway blockade in Mizoram

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Aizawl, June 07 (IANS): Mizoram remained cut off from the rest of the country by road as NGOs and student bodies continued a road blockade on a key highway protesting against the transfer of a doctor from a hospital, officials said on Wednesday.
Several hundred goods-laden trucks, passenger buses and small vehicles were stranded on both sides of Kolasib town, a police official said here.

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MLCU for positive mindset amongst the youth

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SHILLONG, June 07: With the objective to educate and sensitize the youth about positive psychology and how they can implement it to tackle different kinds of addiction, the Department of Counselling Psychology,  Martin Luther Christian University (MLCU organised a one day awareness programme on Positive Psychology, in the Industrial Training Institute (ITI), Rynjah on Wednesday.

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Awareness cum Cleaning Drive held at Iew Mawkyrwat

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SHILLONG, June 07: The office of Sankur-Rikynti Khain Nonglang & Mawkyrwat Hat in collaboration with the office of the Deputy Commissioner & Chairman, Block Development  Unit, Mawkyrwat organized an awareness programme on Solid and Liquid Waste Management cum Cleaning Drive at Mawkyrwat Market on Wednesday which was participated by traders, officials of different departments and members of the public.

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WED celebration at Nongstoin concludes

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SHILLONG, June 07: The three day celebration of World Environment Day (WED) jointly organized by the Basin Development Unit and the West Khasi Hills District Administration concluded at Nongstoin on Wednesday where the formal conclusion of the celebration started with a rally from the office compound of the D.C to the DRDA Hall, Circuit House.

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Selsella celebrates World Environment Day

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TURA, June 06: An entire retinue of forest officials led by the minister in-charge of forests and environment, Clement Marak on Monday descended on the small village of Selsella to spread awareness of the environment as well as urge locals to ensure their environment.
The awareness program today, organized on the occasion of the World Environment Day, saw more than a 1000 enthusiastic participants, which included local schools as well as parents and guardian throng into the venue of the Multi Facility Centre (MFC) to hear what the experts had to say on the environment.

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