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KHADC chief wants all shops to remain open

SHILLONG: Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) Chief Executive Member Titosstarwell Chyne has said that all shops should be open to ensure that social distancing is maintained. Speaking to reporters, he said that based on the…

Shops to open on April 10, 11

SHILLONG: East Khasi Hills Deputy Commissioner M War has informed that identified retail shops and other permissible vendors/establishments will remain open in different localities of Shillong agglomeration and villages on April 10 and 11…

Allot 5kg rice to poor: Mukul

SHILLONG: Opposition leader Mukul Sangma has asked the state government to immediately implement the decision of the Centre to provide 5kg rice to each poor per month for the next three months and one kg of pulses for each household for…

Assam traders violate norms

TURA: Even as the governments in both states of Assam and Meghalaya have banned all forms of inter-state and inter-district movement, except for food and medicine supply, unscrupulous traders have been violating it to try and make a quick…

KSU rues lack of monitoring

NONGSTOIN: The Khasi Student Union (KSU) Mawshynrut Circle, while expressing concern over illegal entry and exit of outsiders from different routes along the interstate border with Assam as well as the inter-district border areas of East…

Call to bolster healthcare manpower

SHILLONG: The Grand Council of Chiefs of Meghalaya chairman John F Kharshiing has mooted a boost in the healthcare manpower by inducting basic volunteer nurses, who previously had not qualified for nursing jobs in the state. "While…