The 61 battalion of the Seema Sasastra Bal (SSB) distributed orange saplings among the villagers at Boha in Arunachal Pradesh as a part of its communitywelfare programme recently. The SSB jawans also planted orange saplings in the hilly tracts as to encourage the people to shift their attention to alternative cultivation from the cultivation of cannabis. The SSB battalion has been trying to convince the people to give up the business of narcotics for their better future.
The communitywelfare programme organised at Boha village was attended by ADC Kalaktang Hage Lailang and urged the villagers to assist the SSB officials so that they can help the villagers shun the cultivation of cannabis.
He also appraised the efforts of SSB troops. Om Prakash, the commandant of 61battalion, SSB, elaborated the aims and objectives of the programme. The programme was anchored by KR Lemror, the Deputy Commandant of 61 battalion, SSB.
As a part of the communitywelfare programme, the SSB also provided free medical check-up and distributed free medicines among the needy people of the area.
In a major achievement for police, a huge cache of arms and ammunition was seized in Bokajan. The arms and ammunition were intercepted from a Bolero car at Khatkhati during a routine checking. Four persons were arrested when they were on their way to Manipur from Saujang. The arrested persons were identified as Antony Changloi, Lalboi Kitgen, Kakar Hauki, Jalang Palalng Thuralai. These arms include an AK-47 rifle, one AK-56 rifle, one M-16 rifle along with 700 rounds of live bullets.
A CBI slethus probing the multi crore Sharada scam conducted a fresh raid in Guwahati along with Agartala, Odisha and New Delhi on Saturday.
The country wide raids were conducted simultaneously at Focus NE office in Ulubari apart from an abandoned satellite news channel in Maligaon for several hours.
The country’s premier investigation agency on Thursday raided Focus NE office and sealed two residences in Rukmininagar and Kharghuli area belonging to Manoranjana Sinh, the estrange wife of former union minister Matang Sinh.
Further they raided the residence of Rajesh Bajaj, one of the close associates of Matang Sinh who helped the former union minister strike deal with Sharada chief Sudipta Sen.