North East

NDA is committed for the all around development of the North-Eastern region: Amit Shah

The Union Home Minister, Amit Shah on Saturday said that under the visionary leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, NDA is committed for all around development of the entire North-Eastern region

Kohima, December 27 (NEx): The Union Home Minister, Amit Shah on Saturday said that under the visionary leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, NDA is committed for all around development of the entire North-Eastern region.

Union Home Minister, Amit Shah during his two days visit to poll-bound Assam met the elected members of NDA in the recently held Assam BTC elections. In a tweet, Shah said that under the visionary leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, NDA is committed for the all around development of Assam and the entire North-Eastern region.

Shah launched several development projects in Assam on Saturday; laid the foundation stone of New Medical College in Guwahati, to be built at a cost of around Rs 850 crore, which will be the second medical college in Guwahati city.

The HM also laid the foundation stone of nine law colleges to be built in different parts of Assam and also distributed financial grants to 8,000 Namghars (traditional Vaisnavite monasteries of Assam) under the Assam Darshan programme. Chief Minister of Assam, Sarbananda Sonowal and his cabinet colleagues were also present on the occasion.

During his address, Shah said that Assam, which was once infamous for its arms and unrest, is today on the path of development led by the Prime Minister of the nation, Narendra Modi. In eastern India, there were different types of movements and violence, different groups were seen with arms in hand, today they are all associated with the mainstream and all those youth who were once agitating have joined the development process of Assam and are now working day and night to make Assam the growth engine of India.

(With inputs from PIB)