Itanagar: General officer commanding of 3 Corps, Lt Gen Arun Kumar Sahni, called on Governor Nirbhay Sharma here to discuss key issues, including security and road communication in the state, official sources said Tuesday.
During the meeting yesterday, the governor, who had toured Changlang and Tirap districts just after being sworn in, advised Lt Gen Sahni to be proactive to ensure effective law and order in Changlang, Tirap and Longding districts, the sources said.
The governor said the welfare initiatives by the army would add significantly towards cultivating a harmonised relationship with the locals.
Underscoring the importance of road communication in the state, Sharma stressed on expediting work on the road projects under the BRO.
Last week the governor had interacted with the chief engineers of all the BRO projects in the state, sources added.