Pema Khandu

Five bills introduced in Arunachal Pradesh

Home Minister Blaming Felix introduced the Arunachal Pradesh Lokayukta Amendment Bill 2019 to amend the state Lokayukta Act 2014.

published on : 8th July 2019

Arunachal parties want slain MLA Tirong Aboh's wife nominated to Assembly unopposed

Chief Minister Pema Khandu too said the members of the House could honour the slain MLA by ensuring that Chakat is elected to the Assembly unopposed. 

published on : 6th June 2019

First day at office, Arunachal CM Khandu extends maternity leave benefits for contractual employees

Now, the women contingency and contractual employees will also get 180 days of maternity leave and 60 days of child care leave in the service period.

published on : 2nd June 2019

Pema Khandu: Music and sports enthusiast, poll strategist

Exactly three months after assuming chief ministership, he led 43 MLAs from the Congress to defect to the PPA, an ally of the BJP.

published on : 29th May 2019

BJP’s first elected government in Arunachal installed

Governor Brig (retd) BD Mishra administered the oath of office and secrecy to Khandu and his ministerial colleagues at the swearing-in ceremony held in Itanagar. 

published on : 29th May 2019

A Himalayan change that went unnoticed in Andhra and Sikkim

Golay was a member of Chamling’s Cabinet until he was expelled for alleged anti-party activities.

published on : 29th May 2019

Arunachal Governor accepts resignation of Pema Khandu

The BJP is all set to begin its second term as the party has clinched an absolute majority in the 60-member Assembly House.

published on : 26th May 2019

Seized cash is not BJP’s money: Arunachal CM Pema Khandu

It was learnt one of the cars, from which Rs.1 crore was seized, belongs to BJP leader Dr. Dengi Perme who is contesting state’s Assembly elections from Mebo seat.

published on : 3rd April 2019

Rs 1.8 crore in cash seized from Arunachal CM's convoy; was it transferred for PM's rally, asks Congress

Congress claimed the raid was conducted after Youth Congress workers complained to authorities in Pasighat.

published on : 3rd April 2019

Arunachal CM Pema Khandu drops two ministers

Elections to the 60-member Arunachal Assembly will be held simultaneously with Lok Sabha polls.

published on : 24th March 2019

BJP announces candidates for Arunachal, Andhra Pradesh Assembly polls

Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu has been fielded from Mukto constituency.

published on : 17th March 2019

CM Pema Khandu used money power to deny me BJP ticket: Arunachal Home Minister Kumar Waii 

The BJP on Sunday announced the names of all its 60 candidates, including three women, for Arunachal elections.

published on : 17th March 2019

2008 gangrape case: SC declines to entertain petition against Arunachal CM Pema Khandu

The apex court also granted her liberty to approach appropriate authority for police protection.

published on : 15th March 2019

No poll walkover this time: Arunachal CM Khandu may see a challenger in Lobsang Gyatso

Khandu’s life in electoral politics began as a minister in June 2011 when he had won a by-election from Mukto unopposed.

published on : 12th March 2019

Judicial probe ordered into Arunachal Pradesh violence during PRC protest

Curfew clamped in Itanagar and Naharlagun town failed to deter protesters from venturing into the streets and pelting stones that left 35 people, including 24 police personnel, injured.

published on : 6th March 2019
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