GUWAHATI, Sept 7 - Union Home Minister Amit Shah will arrive on a two-day visit to the State tomorrow. After landing at around 11 am, Shah will proceed straight to the Administrative Staff College where he will chair the 68th plenary session of the North Eastern Council (NEC).
The meeting would be attended by the DoNER Minister Dr Jitendra Singh, besides members of the NEC consisting of the Governors and Chief Ministers of the 8 northeastern States and other members. Senior officials from the States and key ministries of the Government of India are also expected to be present.
The plenary is expected to deliberate on progress of ongoing projects, outlays by Central ministries in the northeastern region and plans for the period beyond March 2020 when the 14th Finance Commission term comes to an end.
On Monday, Shah will attend a meeting of the North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) at the Srimanta Sankaradeva Kalakshetra and return to New Delhi in the afternoon.