Nagaland CM calls on Union Agriculture Minister

 Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang on Friday called on Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh and discussed about setting up of a veterinary college and other infrastructure facilities in the state.

New Delhi: Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang on Friday called on Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh and discussed about setting up of a veterinary college and other infrastructure facilities in the state.

"Various points discussed included establishment of a veterinary college in Nagaland, employment opportunities and infrastructure development," said a statement issued by the Agriculture Ministry.

Assuring support to the state, the Union Agriculture Minister said a committee will be formed that will consult the state government for conducting a feasibility study on setting of a veterinary college in Nagaland.

He also shared with the Nagaland Chief Minister on the importance of soil health management, irrigation and organic farming, the statement added.