Assam, Nagaland CMs meet on Industrial Policy Development in NE

Kohima/Guwahati, January 1: Nagaland Chief Minister, TR Zeliang today met his Assam counterpart, Sarbananda Sonowal at his official Bangalow at Guwahati and discussed on formulation of a common strategy for improvement of connectivity.

Apart from others, the discussion covered issues related to New Industrial Policy for North East region in line with Act East Policy and means to meet mounting employment problem in the region.

The discussion concluded that unemployment would go out of hand unless a joint approach to facilitate youth upliftment was initiated.

The Chief Ministers of both Assam and Nagaland mutually agreed to have a Consultative Meet with Chief Ministers of neighbouring States to formulate such common policies in the near future.