Dimapur, August 1: Minister for Higher and Technical Education, Government of Nagaland, Temjen Imna Along visited Zunheboto on July 31.
During his visit to Zunheboto Government College, he said that the government has approved the introduction of science stream in the college. He said this was possible due to the initiative of Advisor for School Education, KT Sukhalu.
Later, the Minister with his entourage visited Khelhoshe Polytechnic Atoizu. Speaking there at KPA the minister said that it was surprising to see that after 46 years the institute was still offering only diploma degree and assured of his best possible effort of upgrading it to an Engineering College and to make his maiden visit a fruitful one.
Principal of Khelhoshe Polytechnic Atoizu, Er. M Nakhro highlighted about the grievances of the institute and requested the minister to upgrade the institute to a full-fledged Civil Engineering degree College.
Advisor for School Education, KT Sukhalu also spoke in the function, where he appealed to the citizens of Atoizu, land owners to be wise and not let go of this opportunity which is beginning to take shape for the betterment of the institute.
MLA Atoizu Picto, Sumi Hoho, SKK, Chairman Land donors all said in their speeches that they will give full cooperation to the government for the betterment of the Institute. Later the minister visited the institute and interacted with the students and faculties.
(Page News Service)