NEC Secretary visits LDV

Publish Date : 08/08/2022

Roing, Aug 6: NEC Secretary K. Moses Chalai visited Research Institute of Worlds Ancient Traditions Culture and Heritage (RIWATCH) at Khinjili and inspected the museum, library and all ongoing buildings located within the Campus.

The Secretary, accompanied by Director(S&T), NEC Tanung Jamoh and Joint Director (Planning Deptt.) Okep Tayeng, met with Deputy Commissioner Soumya Saurabh, Executive Director (RIWATCH) Vijay Swami, ZPM Rajen Microw, DPO M. Dirchi, HoDs/representatives of departments of Agriculture, Horticulture, Power, BDO, KVK, APEDA, JNV etc and had a discussion about the ongoing projects funded by NEC.

He also examined the district profile of Lower Dibang Valley and opined that the district has about 70% of plain land area and has vast potential for horticultural products like ginger, turmeric, palm oil etc. He expressed his happiness about rapid progress of development projects in the eastern part of Arunachal Pradesh. The DC apprised him about certain issues including poor mobile network connectivity and road connectivity in certain parts of the district.