A- A A+
Last Updated : Aug 21 2019 11:51PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
INX Media Scam: CBI arrests P. Chidambram            Hospitals, Banks and Schools in Jammu and Kashmir functioning smoothly            India, Russia reiterate their long-standing position of mutual support for each other's Sovereignty and non-interference of third party            Nearly 40 lakh people avail cashless treatment under Ayushman Bharat Scheme till now            ISRO successfully carries out second Lunar bound orbit manoeuvre for Chadrayaan-2           

National News

Jan 21, 2019
3:02PM

Manipur, Meghalaya, Tripura celebrating statehood day; President, PM greet

NSD Logo
Manipur, Meghalaya and Tripura are celebrating their statehood day today. On this day in 1972, all the three states became full-fledged states under the North Eastern Region (Reorganisation) Act, 1971.

President Ram Nath Kovind has greeted the people of the three states on the occasion. In a tweet, Mr Kovind extended his best wishes to the states for a bright and prosperous future. Prime Minister Narendra Modi also greeted people of Manipur, Meghalaya and Tripura on their statehood day. 

Greeting people of Tripura, in a tweet, Mr Modi said, in less than a year, the state has made remarkable progress. He said, Tripura is realising it’s true potential and people’s aspirations are being fulfilled at a record pace. He hoped that the spirit will grow further in the coming years.

Greeting people of Manipur, Mr Modi said, the state is blessed with immense natural beauty and hardworking citizens and he can never forget the affection he has got in the state. He hoped that the state will continue scaling new heights of development. 

The Prime Minister said, people from Meghalaya have made a notable contribution to the country. He prayed for the state’s continuous progress.

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 21 (Aug) Midday News 21 (Aug) News at Nine 21 (Aug) Hourly 21 (Aug) (2000hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 21 (Aug) दोपहर समाचार 21 (Aug) समाचार संध्या 21 (Aug) प्रति घंटा समाचार 21 (Aug) (2200hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 21 (Aug) Khabrein(Day) 21 (Aug) Khabrein(Eve) 21 (Aug)
Aaj Savere 21 (Aug) Parikrama 21 (Aug)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 21 (Aug) Samayki 21 (Aug) Sports Scan 21 (Aug) Spotlight/News Analysis 21 (Aug) Samachar Darshan 21 (Aug) Radio Newsreel 20 (Aug)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 1 (Aug) Surkhiyon Mein 1 (Aug) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 21 (Aug) Vaad-Samvaad 20 (Aug) Money Talk 20 (Aug) Current Affairs 16 (Aug)