Both the states are going to assembly polls early next year. In the Meghalaya capital Shillong, the Prime Minister will participate in the golden jubilee celebration of the North Eastern Council. He will also inaugurate, dedicate and lay the foundation stone of multiple projects worth over ‘2,450 crore in the state.
In a step aimed at further boosting telecom connectivity in the region, Modi will dedicate to the nation 4G mobile towers, of which more than 320 have been completed and around 890 are under construction. He will inaugurate the new campus of IIM Shillong at Umsawli. He will inaugurate the Shillong – Diengpasoh Road, which will provide better connectivity to new Shillong satellite township and decongest Shillong. He will also inaugurate four other road projects across three states – Meghalaya, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh.
He will inaugurate the Spawn Laboratory at Mushroom Development Center in Meghalaya to enhance mushroom spawn production and also provide skill training for farmers and entrepreneurs. He will also inaugurate the Integrated Beekeeping Development Centre in Meghalaya to improve the livelihood of beekeeping farmers through capacity building and technology upgradation. Further, he will inaugurate 21 Hindi libraries in Mizoram, Manipur, Tripura and Assam.