ITANAGAR, Aug 13 - A wide range of issues pertaining to development of the hilly State, particularly rural road connectivity, health, education and law and order, were discussed threadbare when Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu called on Governor Brig (Dr) BD Mishra (retd) at the Raj Bhavan here today.
In the meeting, the Governor and the Chief Minister agreed that providing a good road network would have a huge impact on socio-economic development.
While appreciating the Chief Minister for giving priority to development and public welfare, the Governor shared details of his meeting with ministers and officials concerned from the Rural Works, Environment and Forests, and Planning departments for construction of the strategic Miao-Vijoynagar road in Changlang district.
He also shared his concerns about the “slow pace of work” in developing the main campus of the only Sainik School of the State at Niglok in East Siang district.
The Governor and the Chief Minister also discussed development projects at the MLA constituency-level and the important role of legislators in their implementation.
The meeting ended with the resolve to achieve the requisite speed in implementation of all Central and State Government schemes for the welfare of the people of Arunachal Pradesh.