Shillong,Oct 4: Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Narendra Singh Tomar, who visited the ICAR, Research Complex for NEH Region on Monday, urged the scientific community and the staff of the institute to work hard and put efforts to take the institute to new heights.
The director of the institute V K Mishra and the staff welcomed the union minister.
He planted saplings on the institute premises along with Anupam Mishra ,Vice Chancellor Central Agriculture University Imphal. Banteidor Lyngdoh, Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, also planted saplings.
While addressing the gathering, Narendra Singh Tomar said the temporary status employees recently received permanent status and this is because of the efforts of the Centre under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.