Arunachal Governor highlights opportunities offere

Last Updated: Sunday, March 24, 2013 - 16:52

Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Governor Gen (retd) JJ Singh pitched for major issues confronting the state`s hydropower potentials, border trade and tourism especially religious tourism.

The Governor, who has been emphasizing on a more meaningful `Look East` policy, highlighted various opportunities offered by the region while delivering the keynote address in a workshop themed `Connecting India to ASIAN: Opportunities and Challenges in India`s Northeast,` in Singapore recently, an official communique informed in Itanagar on Sunday.

The workshop was organized by the Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS). India`s `Look East` policy through Northeast in terms of geo-political and ground realities, connectivity, North East tourism and prospects of trade and development were discussed in details.
The Governor, who is on a five-day tour to Singapore, visited the Institute of Technical Education (ITE), Singapore to study the technical vocational training pattern in Singapore yesterday, the communique said.
He opined that the same can be implemented in Arunachal Pradesh for the benefit of youth, it added.

PTI



First Published: Sunday, March 24, 2013 - 16:52

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