Addressing the people of Vijoynagar Circle, the Governor said that they are as important as any other citizen of Arunachal Pradesh.
The Governor of Arunachal Pradesh Brig. (Dr.) B.D. Mishra (Retd.) visited the easternmost and one of the remotest administrative Circles of Vijoynagar in Changlang District on 30th August 2019. The Governor visited all the places on foot, including schools, health centre and Assam Rifles company post. He interacted with general public, government officials, security forces, ex-servicemen, army widows, ASHA workers and the students.
Addressing the people of Vijoynagar Circle, the Governor said that they are as important as any other citizen of Arunachal Pradesh. The State Government is concerned about their welfare and in particular the road construction from Miao to Vijoynagar, he said.
The Governor emphasised on education, health and agro-based enterprises for developing the Vijoynagar Valley and took note of the need for strengthening these sectors.
The Governor, who has taken up the issue of the Miao-Vijoynagar Road construction at various levels including with the Central Government, assured the people that the Miao-Vijoynagar Road will be constructed by all means. He said that the purpose of his visit was to see for myself the challenges, which the people of Vijoynagar are facing and to find solution of the problem.
Addressing the students, the Governor advised them to be sincere in their studies and also keep themselves physically fit. He also asked them not to study just for certificate but for knowledge. Urging the girls students to compete with on parity, he said that that society prospers where the girls do well in the outdoor fields.
Amidst slogans of Bharat Mata Ki Jai, Vande Mataram and Jai Hind, the Governor distributed National Flag lapel pins to the Goan Buras, society leaders and elders. He also distributed more than 700 T-shirts for the school students, with ‘Jai Arunachal’ motto printed. Moved by the difficulties of the people due to shortage of tablesalt, the Governor distributed packets of salt to every household of the Circle, which he had brought along with him.
The Governor received memorandum for early road construction, telecom facility and regular air service.
Earlier, on his arrival, the Governor was received by Changlang Deputy Commissioner R.K. Sharma, SP Mihin Gambo, Col Manish Sharma, Commanding Officer 13 Assam Rifles, Squadron Leader Kartik Patni from Air Foces at the Vijoynagar Advance Landing Ground. Gaon Buras and public greeted the people with ‘Jai Hind’.