ITANAGAR, March 31 - Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu has thanked the Assam Government as well as the Kamrup (Metro) district administration for helping students of Arunachal Pradesh, who have been stranded in Guwahati due to the nationwide lockdown due to COVID-19 outbreak.
�Thank you District Administration Kamrup (Metro), Guwahati for distributing free ration items to stranded students of Arunachal due to #COVID19 in Guwahati today through a local NGO. Thanks once again to Govt of Assam for taking care of our students!,� the Chief Minister tweeted.
Meanwhile, the Arunachal Police Housing and Welfare Corporation Limited has contributed Rs 10 lakh to the Chief Minister�s Relief Fund for the war against COVID-19 in the State.
DGP RP Upadhyaya handed over the cheque for Rs 10 lakh to Chief Minister Khandu at his Secretariat office here.
�My heartfelt thanks to Arunachal Police Housing Welfare Co Ltd for contribution of Rs 10 lakh to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund for the ongoing fight against #COVID19 in the state. Also applause to Arunachal Police for doing it�s best in ensuring #lockdown in the state,� Khandu wrote in his Twitter handle.