Arunachal CM Tuki meets BRO officials

Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki has advised Border Roads Organisation (BRO) to evolve a working calendar with respect to implementation of projects in Arunachal.

BRO officers of Project Arunank and Brahmank called on the chief minister yesterday and apprised him of road projects being implemented by them in the state, official sources said here today.

While emphasizing completion of projects on time, he expressed concern over complaints arising against the organization not only from within the state but also from union ministries and central government agencies.

If you do not complete projects on time while maintaining quality, the state government has to bear the brunt, he said.

Offering cooperation by his government, Tuki said he expected same kind of response from the BRO.

Besides discussing the status of various projects being undertaken by Project Arunank and Project Brahmank with respective Chief Engineers AK Goyal and SK Pandey, Tuki also urged them to recruit as many local people as possible from project affected areas.

Rural Development Minister Tanga Byaling, Commissioner PWD and Chief Engineer Highways were also present at the meeting, sources added.