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Patton donates preventive kits to Wokha district

Our Correspondent: Wokha, April 1 (EMN): The deputy chief minister, Y Patton, visited the District Hospital Wokha, which has been marked as Covid-19 hospital on Wednesday. Patton also visited the District Hospital, GHSS hostel quarantine ward and Chr...

01 Apr 2020

81 home quarantined in Wokha

Our Correspondent Wokha, March 26 (EMN): A total of 568 persons were screened for the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) at Bhandari check gate in Wokha district bordering Assam and 81 suspected persons were kept under home quarantine. This was disclosed b...

26 Mar 2020

Lotha Hoho extends support to healthcare departments to fight Covid-19

Dimapur, March 21 (EMN):  The Lotha Hoho (LH) has extended its full co-operation to the healthcare departments, district administration and other concerned departments in the effort to prevent and contain the novel coronavirus (Covid -19) and ha...

21 Mar 2020

OSC Wokha celebrates first anniversary

Our CorrespondentWokha, March 19 (EMN): A third consultative meeting–cum–one year anniversary celebration of Sakhi–One Stop Centre (OSC), Wokha, was held in the conference hall of the deputy commissioner, Wokha, on March 19. Speaking on the occ...

19 Mar 2020

‘Hand sanitiser paper soaps’ alternative in Wokha

Our Reporter Dimapur, March 17 (EMN): As citizens across the country stock up hand sanitisers to protect themselves from Covid-19, the situation in Nagaland is no different. Many have reported of pharmacies running out of hand sanitisers in various d...

17 Mar 2020

Wokha makes more than INR 1 cr. as transport revenue

Dimapur, March 10 (EMN): Wokha district’s transport department made approximately INR 1,12,05,039 during April 2019 to January 2020. The Wokha District Planning and Development Board (DPDB) was informed about the revenue collection during a mee...

10 Mar 2020

Youths urged to pursue morally sound life

Our CorrespondentWokha, March 8 (EMN): Youths are urged to lead morally acceptable lives and reject what is wrong. A three-day long interdenominational youth revival programme organised by the Wokha Town Pastors’ Fellowship culminated on March ...

08 Mar 2020

Coronavirus: Wokha iterates ban on hunting

Dimapur, Feb. 29 (EMN): Amid countries across the world battling the coronavirus, government authorities are not taking chances with wildlife, which health authorities are suspecting to be the source of the virus. In this connection, the Wokha author...

29 Feb 2020

Foothills road committee inspects Doyang bridge work

Dimapur, Feb. 24 (EMN): The Nagaland Foothills Road Coordination Committee (NFHRCC) and officials of the department of Public Works department, roads and bridges, visited the construction site of a bridge at Doyang in Wokha district. The NFHRCC issue...

24 Feb 2020

Too much negativity in society, difficult for people to grow’

Dimapur, Feb. 23 (EMN): The condition of the society has become such that it is rife with criticism because of which people find it difficult to grow. This was one of the points of discussions during a programme on peace building that was conducted b...

23 Feb 2020

Wokha students apprehend two on shoplifting, drugs charge

Our Correspondent Wokha, February 17 (EMN): In connection with alleged shoplifting, two persons were apprehended by members of the Wokha Circle Students’ Union (WCSU) on February 17, Monday, at the Wokha town municipal complex. According to reports...

17 Feb 2020

Nagaland: Financial inclusion melas held in Wokha

Dimapur, Feb. 10 (EMN):  Block Mission Management Unit (BMMU) Changpang Block under Wokha district conducted Financial Inclusion Mela in two clusters, one at Changpang Block Office on February 5 for Changpang Circle and the other on February 6 for A...

11 Feb 2020

Nagaland: Water supply project at Old Akuk commissioned

Wokha, Feb. 4 (EMN): Minister for PHED Jacob Zhimomi commissioned the long-awaited water supply project at Old Akuk village under Wokha district on February 4. The project with 1,70,000 Ltrs capacity was taken up in 2016 at a cost of INR 285.22 lakh....

04 Feb 2020

Lakhuti Baptist Church celebrates centennial jubilee

Our correspondentWokha, Feb. 2 (EMN): Lakhuti Baptist church in Wokha district celebrated its centennial jubilee from January 31 to the 2nd of February with the theme, “Thus far he lead us” (1st Samuel 7:12). Thousands of believers gather...

02 Feb 2020

Suren colony constructs two roads

Dimapur, Jan. 31 (EMN): In what will help its residents reach their homes safe, Suren colony of Wokha has taken up a project, to construct two CC roads (cement concrete roads) of a few kilometre stretch in its jurisdiction without the help of the gov...

31 Jan 2020

Village serves ultimatum after NSCN cadre allegedly shoots truck driver

Dimapur, Jan. 30 (EMN): A village in Wokha district had served an ultimatum demanding the arrest of a person alleged to be a cadre of the armed organisation NSCN (IM), who allegedly shot a truck driver in the ‘mouth,’ on January 27 at Doyang in W...

30 Jan 2020

Police outposts in all border areas — Patton

Our Correspondent Wokha, Jan. 28 (EMN): The government of Nagaland is working towards opening police outposts in all border areas, according to Deputy Chief Minister Y Patton, who is also the state’s Home minister. Speaking as a special guest at th...

28 Jan 2020

Brown hornbill spotted in Nagaland

Our ReporterDimapur, Jan. 23 (EMN): Brown hornbill has been spotted at Sungkha village under Bhandari subdivision in Nagaland. A team of experts from the Forest, Ecology and Environment department confirmed its existence during their visit on January...

23 Jan 2020

Districts ready to immunise children below 5 yrs from polio

Dimapur, Jan. 18 (EMN): District health agencies in Nagaland are getting ready to take the immunisation mission against polio across the districts. Updates from various district health agencies informed about preparations that are on to ensure that c...

18 Jan 2020

Motor Vehicle dept. spreads road safety message

Our CorrespondentWokha, Jan. 16 (EMN): The Motor Vehicle department of Wokha observed on Thursday the 31st National Road Safety Week which is from January 11 to the 17th, with the theme ‘bring change through youth power.’ To spread the message of...

17 Jan 2020

Wokha ERO reminds on constitutional rights

Dimapur, Jan. 10 (EMN): Electoral roll observer (ERO) for Wokha district and commissioner secretary and secretary of PHED, Y Kikheto Sema, categorically stated that no person would be considered ineligible for inclusion in the electoral roll on groun...

10 Jan 2020

Lotha Youth Hoho cautions ILP, Article 371 won’t protect land or people

‘MPs who voted in favour will be answerable’ Dimapur, Dec. 27 (EMN): The Lotha Youth Hoho has cautioned against the Citizenship Amendment Act which the Lotha youth organisation called “fascist” and “divisive,” a government action that als...

27 Dec 2019

Social Welfare’s programmes in Wokha district

Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): The government publicity agency the department of Information and Public Relations (IPR) gave on Monday a feature about the Social Welfare department’s activities and its various programmes in Wokha district. The department ...

17 Dec 2019

World Disability Day observed across Nagaland

Our Reporter Dimapur, Dec. 3 (EMN): Joining the rest of the world, Nagaland observed International Day for Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) on December 3. To mark the day, District Legal Services Authority (WDLSA) organised ‘micro empowerment camp...

03 Dec 2019

WDCCI undertakes ‘Operation potholes’

Our Correspondent Wokha, Dec. 3 (EMN): Wokha District Chamber of Commerce and Industries (WDCCI) undertook road repairing works under a mission called “Operation potholes” in and around police point, taxi and auto-rickshaw stand in Wokha town....

03 Dec 2019
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