GUWAHATI, May 21 - Chief Engineer, Officiating Additional Director General, Border Roads Organization (BRO) � East, PKH Singh called on Governor of Arunachal Pradesh Brig BD Mishra (retd) at Raj Bhavan, today. They discussed on border road programmes in Arunachal Pradesh.
The Governor commended the Border Roads Organization for construction and maintenance of roads in the remote and far-flung areas of the State. He said that roads are the arteries of development and road connectivity is vital to bring progress and prosperity in Arunachal Pradesh, a press release stated.
The Governor urged upon the Border Roads to keep the roads open throughout the year for the ease of movement and well-being of the people. Development of tourism in the State, socio-economic growth of agrarian community and export of organic horticultural and agricultural produce largely depend on the good road connectivity, he underscored.
The Governor assured the visiting officer of his good office to facilitate all administrative help in construction of the roads in the State. He also advised the BRO to build up good rapport with the local communities for smooth execution of projects. RP Upadhyaya, Commissioner to Governor and Brig RS Rawal, Chief Engineer, Project Arunank were also present in the meeting.