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Visit of His Excellency Governor of Arunachal Pradesh

Visit of His Excellency Governor of Arunachal Pradesh
Visit of His Excellency Governor of Arunachal Pradesh
Visit of His Excellency Governor of Arunachal Pradesh

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The Governor of Arunachal Pradesh, Padmanabha Acharya on Wednesday participated in a Swachh Bharat Abhiyan at Khonsa jointly organised by department of UD. Khonsa- Guv PB Acharya participates in Swachh Bharat AbhiyanOn this occasion the Governor read out pledge for Clean India which was followed by all the denizen of Khonsa at Bazar Taxi stand . The governor also leads sweeping with broom around Khonsa bazaar which was accompanied by Tirap MLAs, Ex-Minister, Tirap DC, ZPC, SP, HoDs, Women Association from different places, PRIs, Business community, Government employees, students, Students Union. In his welcome addressed Tirap DC Phungsuk Norbu Thungon highlighted the importance of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and later Tirap ADC Techu Aran, distributed Dustbin to Schools, Khonsa Bazar Welfare Committee, Martyr Hangpan Dada Memorial Children Park and Police Station, Khonsa mark the programme. Earlier on 29th August, 2017, Tirapians accorded warm welcomed to His Excellency the Governor of A.P. Padmanabha Acharya at Assam Rifles Guest house by Tirap Leaders and General Public at Govt. Higher Secondary School, Auditorium, Khonsa. The public memorandum on behalf of Tirap was submitted by Hangliam Sumnyan, memorandum on behalf of NSU Nocte Students Union was submitted by Mowang Kamhua and memorandum from SSA was submitted by Tesah Tangjang. Soon after public meeting held at GHSS, Khonsa, HE visited RKSM, Khonsa wherein he interacted with the children and had witnessed beautiful cultural items. Later in the evening, HE Guv met with HoDs, Smti Chasen Dada, NGOs leader. SOURCE:-

District Headquarter : Khonsa
State Capital : Itanagar
Nearest Railway Station : Tinsukia
Nearest Airport : Dibrugarh
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1. By Train There is no direct train service to Tirap. The nearest railway stations are at Dibrugarh (120 km), Tinsukia (110 km) or Naharkatia (70 km) in Assam . From these places, daily bus/taxi service is available to the district headquarter, Khonsa. It takes approximately 3 hours each from Dibrugarh and Tinsukia and approximately 2 hours from Naharkatia to reach Khonsa. There is a daily Rajdhani Express and Brahamputra Express from New Delhi to Dibrugarh / Tinsukia via Guwahati. The train bookings may be done online at the site 2. By Bus Both Govt. and private deluxe bus services are available between Guwahati and Dibrugarh/Tinsukia. Night service is also available. Then from Dibrugarh or Tinsukia onwards, buses of Arunachal Pradesh State Transport Service (APSTS) to Khonsa have a daily service. Many private taxis / buses also ply on this route. Khonsa has recently been connected to State capital Itanagar by a daily direct bus service of APSTS. 3. By Air Dibrugarh is connected to Guwahati by air through 2 daily flights. It also has a direct daily flight to New Delhi (Jetlite - From Dibrugarh onwards, taxi or bus service is available. Dibrugarh is also connected to State Capital Itanagar by a daily helicopter (except Sundays) service (operated by Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh). Once a week, the helicopter also lands at Khonsa helipad from Dibrugarh. The time-table is however subject to change and exact prevailing timings may be ascertained from helipad at Itanagar (Ph No. 0360-2243262).
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Contact Person : Shri R.Das (DIO)
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Last updated on: 01-09-2017

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