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Northeast News Wrap - 10 Jan

Jan 10, 2018 15:02

1. Amit Shah enters Tripurasundari Temple in shoes, Controversy sparks

BJP National President Amit Shah visited one of the famous Shaktipeeths in Tripura on Monday.

However, on visiting the Tripurasundari Temple situated in Udaipur, Amit broke one of the traditions of the temple by entering with his shoe.

BJP spokesperson Mrinal Kanti Deb said, “A devout Hindu like Shah does not need to take lessons on religion from atheist Marxists.” Read More...

Related: Amit Shah starts Tripura campaign

2. Aadhar Card issuing process to begin from Feb’18 in Assam

Aadhaar card distribution will take place in 33 district of Assam from 7995 centres under the Gram Panchayat.

The Aadhaar process earlier was delayed due to manpower which was scheduled to be completed by 31 December 2017. Read More...

​Related: Aadhaar enrollment begins at 7 Assam banks

3. Meghalaya experienced lowest temperature in 3 decades

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Meghalaya on January 8 experienced its share of lowest minimum temperature of -.7°C.

Meghalaya  along with other North East states is experiencing the coldest wave it has experienced for over 28 years. Read More...

RelatedNorthEast Indian Travelers face hard time as Fog affects Flight, Train Services

4. AR Rahman named brand ambassador of Sikkim

AR Rahman was named the official brand ambassador of the north eastern state of Sikkim.

This was announced by Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling at the inauguration of the state Red Panda Winter Carnival at Paljor Stadium in Gangtok. Read More...

​Related: The world needs to be told about Sikkim: AR Rahman

5. 37 injured in road accident attending Amit Shah’s rally in Tripura

About 37 people were injured in three separate road accidents while moving towards Ambassa with BJP supporters to attend Amit Shah’s pre-election rally.

Party president Biplab Kumar Deb told the victim families that the party would bear all expenses for their treatment and if required they would be shifted to outside Tripura for better medication. Read More...

​Related: Tripura Polls: BJP, Congress Negotiating Alliances With Tribal Parties

6. Man's testicle 'explodes like a volcano' after contracting rare salmonella strain on holiday

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A 59-year-old man was left in agony after contracting a rare disease on holiday that caused one his testicles to swell to 10-times its normal size.

His swollen member exploded later when he decided to take a bath.

David Worsley is taking legal action against tour operator TUI after he caught African salmonella while on holiday in Tunisia. Read More...

​Related: Cold wave grips Assam and rest of India

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