NAHARLAGUN, Nov 18: Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brig. (Dr.) BD Mishra (Retd.) visited the Donyi Polo Airport, Itanagar on Friday and reviewed the preparations for the Prime Minister’s inaugural visit.
The Governor visited the terminal building, passenger lounge, airside facilities, and the public meeting venue.
The Governor, who has been monitoring the construction of the airport since its foundation laying ceremony, said it is one of the best gifts to the people of the State by the Prime Minister.
He said the people of Arunachal Pradesh being the special centre of attention, for the developmental work, of Prime Minister Narendra Modi have got this Greenfield airport in record time for which the Prime Minister had laid the foundation and is now inaugurating it.
The Governor, while expressing gratitude to the Prime Minister, said, “The airport will provide easy traveling facilities for the investors and for the medical emergencies, students’ movement and the regular travelers of our State.”
He hoped that the airport would usher in wide scope for the developments in the State.
Interacting with cultural troupes and officials, the Governor advised them to present their best to commemorate the momentous occasion. He advised the officials to ensure foolproof security drills and visit arrangements.
Earlier, State Chief Secretary Dharmendra and Director General of Police Satish Golcha briefed the Governor about the minute-to-minute visit program of the Prime Minister.