Jitendra discusses situation with Heptulla
Source: The Sangai Express / Press Information Bureau
New Delhi, January 03 2017:
Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Dr Jitendra Singh called on the Governor of Manipur, Dr Najma Heptulla, here today and discussed the prevailing situation in the State.
Dr Jitendra Singh brought to the notice of the Governor that during the last few weeks, there have been a series of representations from different sections of North Eastern society, expressing their concern and at the same time, also offering inputs and suggestions.
He said, he has been, from time to time, placing these inputs before the Union Ministry of Home Affairs and the agencies concerned.
The Central Government is not only keeping a close watch on the recent developments in the State but is also constantly offering all kinds of possible cooperation and assistance to the State Government, he added.
Dr Najma Heptulla shared her observations and experiences about the recent developments in the Stateand added that she has been personally interacting with different sections and groups, both from political as well as social spectrum, in a sincere bid to ensure peace and amity in the region.
The Governor also gave a brief resume of the discussions held by her with different members of the State Government including the Chief Minister and her assessment of the situation as it prevails today.
She also shared the written chronological record of various meetings held by her and the deputations received by her during the last two to three months.
Dr Jitendra Singh assured the Governor that he would continue to keep in regular touch with her and seek her inputs.
At the same time, he said, he will also convey the Governor's observations to all the concerned in the Union Government.