NIA arrests key suspect in murder of Arunachal Pradesh MLA

New Delhi, Oct 07: The National Investigation Agency has arrested a key accused in the murder of Arunachal Pradesh MLA, Tirong Aboh. The NIA arrested Ellie Ketok, a self-styled Sgt. Major of NSCN-IM and area commander of Tirap area. He was part of the killing team and fired upon the MLA on May 21 2019.

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Arunachal: All ministers are crorepatis, but not one has pending criminal case

arunachalassemblyNew Delhi, June 20: Not one minister in the Arunachal Pradesh government has a pending criminal case. In 2014, there was one minister with serious criminal charges against himself says a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms.

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Vigil up: 18 new border outposts in Sikkim, Arunachal since Doklam standoff

New Delhi, Dec 19: The Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) has built 18 new border outposts in Sikkim since the resolution of the Dolkam crisis between India and China. The SSB which guards the India-Nepal and India-Bhutan border put up the new outposts in Sikkim and Arunachal since the Doklam standoff ended.

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In this village at Arunachal Pradesh everyone is a crorepati

In the Bomja village of Arunachal Pradesh every household has become a crorepati. This was thanks to the payment released by the government towards the acquisition of their land for the Indian Army.

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Arunachal: No differences of perception on alignment between India-China

pla.jpContrary to reports there is no standoff between the Indian and Chinese troops at Arunachal Pradesh. On December 28 some locals informed the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) about some Chinese undertaking track alignment activity around 1 kilometre inside the Line of Actual Control.

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China opens expressway near Arunachal border

chinaChina has opened a 409-km toll-free new expressway linking Lhasa and Nyingchi, the two major cities and tourist attractions in the Tibet Autonomous Region. Nyingchi, incidentally is close to the Arunachal Pradesh border.

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U-turn: No citizenship for Chakmas says govt

chakmas-hajongThe government did a U-turn while stating that it would challenge the granting of citizenship to Chakma and Hajong refugees settled in Arunachal Pradesh in the Supreme Court.

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China holds military drill near Arunachal, says enemy aircraft the target

indchinAmidst the standoff, China held live fire drills in Tibet close to India’s border in Arunachal. The Chinese state media said that the drill was held to practice quick movement of troops and destroy enemy aircraft. The report however did not specify when and why the 11 hour exercise was held.

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Arunachal border is with Tibet, not China

borderChina has been constantly cribbing about the Dalai Lama‘s visit to Arunachal Pradesh. What China needs to know is that it cannot speak about a border dispute in Arunachal Pradesh.

Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu had the perfect answer to China which has relentlessly raised objections to the visit by the spiritual leader.

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Arunachal Pradesh: BJP joins Khandu led PPA government

pemaNew Delhi, Oct 14: The BJP is set to join the Pema Khandu led PPA government in Arunachal Pradesh. Tamiyo Taga of the BJP will be inducted as a minister in the Arunachal Pradesh Government.
It may be recalled that all but one MLA of the Congress including Pema Khandu had joined the People’s Party of Arunachal Pradesh in September.

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