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Poll personnel’s health check for exemptions on March 28

DIMAPUR — In preparation for the upcoming Lok Sabha election, a medical board has been formed to examine polling personnel for exemption from election duty, with EAC Wokha Luchui Fithu as chairman. It also includes Dr. Chumdemo Kikon, Dr. Wobemo, D...

26 Mar 2024

Wokha to conduct training for polling personnel

DIMAPUR — The deputy commissioner (DC) and district election officer (DEO) of Wokha, Ajit Kumar Ranjan, informed that training for polling personnel and Grade IV staff for the upcoming Lok Sabha election would be held on March 26 and 27. The traini...

24 Mar 2024

Woman arrested for assaulting minor in Wokha

DIMAPUR — A 9-year-old minor, who had been residing with a couple in Wokha as a helper, was subjected to physical assault by the wife, resulting in severe injuries including burnt marks and ‘black and blue’ bruises in various parts of her body....

21 Mar 2024

DEO Wokha unveils phase-wise training plan for polling personnel

DIMAPUR — The deputy commissioner (DC) and district election officer (DEO) of Wokha, Ajit Kumar Ranjan, has announced the training schedule for polling personnel and grade IV staff in connection with the upcoming general election to the Lok Sabha. ...

20 Mar 2024

Skill trainings for women underway in Wokha

DIMAPUR — With an objective to empower women through skill development, Shishoi Oshom-ETF Cell in Wokha launched skill training programmes in two batches in Wokha town and Longsa village on Tuesday. The skill development programmes were launched, i...

19 Mar 2024

Wokha district hosts half-marathon race to promote voter education

DIMAPUR — As part of Systematic Voters’ Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) activities and to create awareness on election, the office of the deputy commissioner (DC) in Wokha organised a half-marathon race for the students of Governmen...

19 Mar 2024

Flying squads activated in Wokha for Lok Sabha polls

DIMAPUR — Deputy commissioner (DC) of Wokha, Ajit Kumar Ranjan, has informed that, in accordance with the directive from the chief electoral officer regarding the announcement of the general election to the Lok Sabha 2024, all flying squad teams ar...

16 Mar 2024

DC Wokha inaugurates mini tea factory

DIMAPUR — The deputy commissioner of Wokha, Ajit Kumar Ranjan, on Friday laid the foundation stone for the first mini tea factory at Tchu-Nli in Niroyo village. The programme was organised for the Wokha District Small Tea Grower’s Association...

15 Mar 2024

IRCS Wokha organises medical camp

DIMAPUR — A medical camp organised by the Indian Red Cross Society (IRCS), Wokha district branch, was held at Champang headquarters, under Bhandari sub-division, with deputy commissioner and chairman of IRCS Wokha, Ajit Kumar Ranjan, as the guest o...

10 Mar 2024

NDPP Wokha resolves to support PDA government

DIMAPUR — The Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) of Wokha region has unanimously resolved to support the People’s Democratic Alliance (PDA) government under the leadership of Nagaland Chief Minister, Neiphiu Rio. The resolution to th...

06 Mar 2024

Training on online civil registration system held in Wokha

DIMAPUR — A one-day training session on the online civil registration system for rural registrars of births and deaths was conducted on March 1 at the District Economics and Statistics Office’s conference hall in Wokha. According to a DIPR report...

03 Mar 2024

NSCDRC president urges members to address consumer issues

WOKHA — Retired judge and president of Nagaland State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NSCDRC), Justice S Hukato Swu, on Thursday called upon the members to be ‘little more adventurous’ by addressing issues relating to consumers and file...

29 Feb 2024

‘Pariksha Pe Charcha’ programme held in Wokha

DIMAPUR — The State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (SCPCR) and the State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT) organised a programme on ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha’ (Festival of examination) at Fernbrook School in Wokha town ...

28 Feb 2024

AIR team inspects FM relay centre in Wokha

WOKHA — A team from All India Radio (AIR) Kohima visited the frequency modulation (FM) relay centre in Wokha for a preliminary inspection in preparation for a trial run of a local radio station (LRS) on Wednesday. The visit follows an appeal letter...

28 Feb 2024

Week-long skill development programme begins in Wokha

DIMAPUR — A week-long entrepreneurship skill development programme on banana fibre extraction and handicraft began on Tuesday at Meriyan village, Wokha district. The intensive training programme for farmers is being conducted by the Shishoi Oshom...

27 Feb 2024

Wokha gears up for National Immunisation Day pulse polio drive

DIMAPUR — The Wokha District Task Force for Immunisation and the Urban Task Force for Immunisation held a consultative meeting to discuss how the district will carry out the pulse polio immunisation programme for National Immunisation Day, which is...

26 Feb 2024

Orientation on PMVK scheme held in Wokha

DIMAPUR — A workshop-cum-orientation programme on PM Vishwakarma scheme for field officials and staff was held in the conference hall of the deputy commissioner’s office in Wokha town on Friday. Highlighting the aims and objectives of the PM Vish...

23 Feb 2024

Mock parliament debate for women held in Wokha

DIMAPUR — As part of Systematic Voters’ Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) campaign, the Wokha district administration and District Election Office, in collaboration with Lotha Eloe Hoho (LEH) and the District Hub for Empowerment of Wo...

22 Feb 2024

Patton inaugurates police platoon post in Sungkha

DIMAPUR — Deputy Chief Minister and minister in-charge of Home and Border Affairs, Y Patton, on Thursday inaugurated the police platoon post at Sungkha (Tongti) under 7th NAP Battalion in Bhandari sub-division of Wokha district. Speaking at the ina...

22 Feb 2024

Advisor Mhathung Yanthan inspects NH-2 construction

WOKHA — Mhathung Yanthan, Advisor for Agriculture and chairman of District Planning and Development Board (DPDB) Wokha, along with MLA Y Mhonbemo Humtose, inspected the ongoing construction of National Highway (NH) 2 (previously known as NH-61) on ...

21 Feb 2024

TTC Infra to resume work on NH-2 in Wokha

DIMAPUR — The TTC Infra India construction company has agreed to resume work on the National Highway-2 in Wokha district, based on the district administration’s assurance that it would provide a conducive and safe working atmosphere for workers. ...

15 Feb 2024

Meriyan Health and Wellness Centre inaugurated in Wokha

DIMAPUR — The Health and Wellness Centre (HWC), Meriyan, under the Wozhuro block of Wokha, was inaugurated on February 10 by Dr. Motsuthung Patton, the Mission Director of the National Health Mission, Department of Health and Family Welfare. Accord...

14 Feb 2024

Painting competition marks ‘Road safety month’ in Wokha

DIMAPUR — As part of ‘National Road Safety Month,’ Wokha Police organised a painting competition at Regimental School of DEF Wokha on February 10 on the theme “Be a road safety hero.” An update from DEF Wokha stated that the additional supe...

11 Feb 2024

Wokha NH-2: CSOs warn of intensifying protest

WOKHA — The Wokha district civil society organisations (CSOs) and the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of Wokha Village began its indefinite bandh along the National Highway-2 passing through Wokha district on Thursday, with no incidents reported. The ...

08 Feb 2024

Kikon chairs Bhandari SDPDB meeting, mulls about power supply

DIMAPUR — The monthly meeting of the Bhandari Sub-Divisional Planning and Developmental Board (SDPDB) was held at the officers mess of the 7th NAP, Bhandari, Wokha, on Thursday. According to a DIPR update, during the meeting, MLA and chairman, SDPD...

08 Feb 2024
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