Shillong: Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed several issues pertaining to the development of the State on Tuesday.
Development of games infrastructure for the upcoming National Games to be hosted by the State including the project under the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment that is pending in the Cabinet were discussed. The Chief Minister also gave other important infrastructure proposals for the National Games. The Prime Minister assured the Chief Minister to look into the projects for its early completion in time for the National Games.
A financial package for completing major infrastructure projects which include the construction of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly was also discussed. Conrad apprised Modi that a delegation led by the him will be visiting Bangladesh in November with a view to establish better economic ties with the neighbouring country and work on a plan to increase the exports of Meghalaya and work towards making sure that the economy of Meghalaya is doubled in the coming years.
The Chief Minister also met Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and discussed with him different proposals for minorities.