Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Nagaland News

General Observers review election preparedness in Kohima, Wokha

General Observers (GOs) for assembly constituencies under Kohima and Wokha reviewed the preparedness status of the electioneering process in the districts for the smooth conduct of the electionGO for 8 Western Angami A/C, 14 Southern Angami -I A/C and...

Farmers trained on seed treatment, sowing

Agriculture Technology Management (ATMA) Kiphire, Pungro block conducted demonstrations programme on February 3 and 4, at Pungro town and Iponger village.A press release from ATMA Kiphire, Pungro block, Block Technology Manager (BTM) AO Moanaro stated that the topic on...

Police Observer inspects security arrangements

Election Commission of India has deputed Satish Kumar Gajbhiye as the Police Observer for Dimapur and Chumoukedima districts with regard to the forthcoming Nagaland Legislative Assembly elections.A report by DPRO Dimapur stated that any citizen who desires to file...

Information, meetings and trainings for assembly election 2023

As Nagaland gears up for the ensuing general election to the 14th Nagaland Legislative Assembly (NLA), various trainings, meetings have been conducted and information disseminated for smooth conduct of the election. MON First round of Randomization of EVMs/VVPATs for the upcoming...

Assembly polls: Candidates file nomination papers; launch campaign

Candidates of several political parties and Independent candidates on Monday filed their nomination papers for the ensuing Nagaland Legislative Assembly elections, which is slated to be held on February 27, 2023.As per the Election Commission of India (ECI) notification,...

DoP launches ‘Electrical Safety Week’

Department of Power (DoP) has launched a week-long “Electrical Safety Week” on February 6 under the theme “Safety By Choice Not By Chance” at Lineman training Centre, Electrical colony Nagarjan, Dimapur.At the launching programme, Engineer-in-Chief, Department of Power, Er.Moa...

‘Frontier Naga Territory’, false BJP promise for vote: Congress

All India Congress Committee (AICC) media and publicity department chairperson Pawan Khera has termed Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s announcement for creation of ‘Frontier Naga Territory’ for Eastern Nagaland as “another false promise” and alleged that it was just...

Rio kicks off 2023 election campaign; files nomination

Nagaland chief minister Neiphiu Rio exuded confidence that the NDPP-BJP alliance would once again be voted back to power in Nagaland.On Monday, Rio also filed his nomination seeking re-election from 11 Northern Angami-II assembly constituency, at ADC office Chiephobozou.Later,...

Assembly polls: Parties release candidate list

On the penultimate day of filing nomination papers, more political parties issued tickets and released list of candidates for the ensuing Nagaland assembly elections scheduled to be held on February 27, 2023.RJD: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)’s Nagaland State candidate...

Polls: 117 file papers on Feb 6

Office of the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Nagaland informed that 117 candidates including standby from different political parties filed nomination paper on Monday.According to CEO office, 10 candidates filed nominations in Dimapur, four in Peren, 12 in Kohima, one...

Frolic Cup: UFC, MVYO move to semis

United Falcon Club and Medziphema Village Youth Organisation (MVYO) won their respective matches in the quarter finals and joined Fury FC, and Amigos FC to the semi-finals at the ongoing 3rd Frolic Cup at Medziphema local ground on Monday.United...

State fair price shops to join nationwide ‘ration bandh’

All Nagaland Fair Price Shop Association (ANFPSA) has affirmed support to the All India Fair Price Shop Dealers’ Federation (AIFPSDF)’s decision to launch “ration bandh” and “PoS bandh” from February 7-9, 2023 followed by “Parliament march” on March 22,...

NSCN (Khango) cautions

NSCN/GPRN (Khango) has informed the public and business communities, establishment in an around Dimapur, Niuland and Chümoukedima jurisdiction, that certain imposters with vested personal interest were resorting to taxation transaction claiming to be representative of NSCN (Khango). MIP warned...

Raj Bhavan bids farewell

Raj Bhavan, Kohima organized a farewell programme at Ura Bhavan, Raj Bhavan on February 6 in honour of the outgoing Commissioner and Secretary to Governor, Mhabemo Yanthan, who has been transferred as the Commissioner, Nagaland.Chairing the programme, Joint Secretary...

GOs review preparedness in Wokha

General Observer (GO) for 37th Tiyi A/C and 38th Wokha A/C, Abhishek Krishna arrived Wokha district headquarters on February 5.On his arrival, Deputy Commissioner & District Election Officer Wokha (DC & DEO) Ajit Kumar Ranjan and Superintendent of Police,...