ITANAGAR: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Tuesday called on Governor Lt Gen K T Parnaik at Raj Bhawan here and discussed various issues pertaining to education, vibrant village programme and ongoing developmental projects in the state.
The Governor, who participated in the two-day conference of higher and technical education, advised the Chief Minister for setting up a ‘Think Tank’, which will recommend the state government on the implementation of the National Education Policy 2020. He also shared his concern of slow progress of infrastructure construction of Arunachal Pradesh University.
Parnaik stressed strengthening the youth activities, especially National Cadet Corps (NCC) and discussed the need to promote NCC in all educational institutions. The Governor shared his observation about the vibrant village programme with Khandu and suggested all weather roads, dedicated banking facilities, community hall and playgrounds for sporting activities in the remote villages.
Earlier, the Chief Minister briefed the Governor about his meetings in the national capital and further apprised him about ongoing projects in the state.