GUWAHATI, Jan 16 - A two-day second North East Zonal Conference of the media units under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting started here today.
Representatives from all the media units functioning in the eight states of the North East are participating in the conference.
Director General of North East Zone Kuldeep Singh Dhatwalia took the review of publicity programmes and administrative matters with the media heads of the North East Zone offices.
The publicity activities taken in the North East Zone by different media units were discussed in the conference.
Indian Information Service officers and representatives from the Press Information Bureau and the Regional Outreach Bureau of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura presented the issues and activities of their respective units.
Ranjana Dev Sharma, Additional Director General of Bureau of Outreach Communication, New Delhi, and Jane Namchu, Additional Director General of Press Information Bureau, Imphal, were also present during today’s proceedings.
Earlier, during the inauguration ceremony, the ‘Swachhta Pledge’ was administered by Dhatwalia to all officers and staff.