Ukhrul Flower festival at Thahao- Commercial prospect stressed

Ukhrul, November 08 2017: DIGP IK Muivah today kick started the five days district level flower festival at Thahao, Assam Rifles post in Ukhrul . Flowers put up at the festival showcased the potential of Ukhrul to produce beautiful flowers with excellent potential for producing flowers on commerical basis. The flower show will continue till […]

AR to move closer to border areas : DGAR

Ukhrul, October 16 2017: Director General Assam Rifles (DGAR) Lt Gen Shokin Chauhan has categorically stated that Assam Rifles jawans would be moving closer to the border areas for guarding the region and ensuring National security. The DGAR along with Inspector General Assam Rifles South (IGAR-S) Maj General Virendra Singh visited Ukhrul today to take […]

Eleven LPG refills in 4 months ! Something is fishy

Something is fishy here. Very fishy, if one may add. If you have an Aadhaar card and link it with your consumer number at the local Gas agency, chances are you would have received only one or two LPG refills in the current financial year. On the other hand if you do not have Aadhaar […]

Need to study LPG diversion : Non-locals in subscribers list

There are just too many loose ends to be swept under the carpet with some excuses or ‘explanations.’ The non-local names that one finds in the list of Tousem Indane Gramin Vitrak, an LPG distributor based at Tousem, may be explained on the ground that these people stay at Tousem on a temporary basis and […]

December target set for Ukhrul women market complex

Ukhrul, October 11 2017: December 25, Christmas has been set as the deadline for completing the ongoing construction work of the women market shed at Phungreitang, Ukhrul, according to the Work Supervisor. However, the work progress suggests that only 30 pc of the construction work has been completed as of date while casting RCC Plinth […]

Divert NH-102A, says Ukhrul JAC

Ukhrul, September 05 2017: The JAC Ukhrul Town Affected Households by NH-102A Highway Expansion has strongly opposed the highway expansion work at the heart of Ukhrul town, the only commercial hub of the district and has urged the authority concerned to divert the highway expansion to the eastern circular road from BRTF to Kharaphung, Ukhrul […]

Body of Rita likely to be buried

Ukhrul, Aug 24: Contrary to the stands and decision of all Tangkhul Longnao (conglo-merate of Tangkhul civil organizations) and the village authority of Sharkaphung/Leingangching, a new directive from NSCN GPRN has reportedly allowed the family to bury the mortal remains of late Rita Haorei in her native village Leingangching (S Lohe). The Leingangching VA had […]

Banking with SBI at Somsai, an ordeal for Ukhrul denizens

Ukhrul, August 21 2017: To thousands of customers/clients who bank with the SBI in Ukhrul going to and fro to the bank and return can be an ordeal as the bank is located within the 27 AR campus at Somsai and the people have to face numerous inconveniences of going to the high security area. […]