'Vibrant North East' expo kicks off in Guwahati

Submitted by Subeditor on Thu, 2016-02-18 09:41 Assam: A three-day 'Vibrant North East' expo will begin today in Guwahati. The event is being jointly organized by Centre for Agriculture and Rural Development and ASSOCHAM in association with Ministry Of Development Of North Eastern Region. Union Food Processing Industries Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal will inaugurate the event. Union ministers Prakash Javadekar and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi along with top officials and industry leaders will take part in the 'Vibrant North East'. The event is set to serve as a powerful platform for the developmental projects and initiatives. 500 young farmers will also undergo an orientation course at the expo. Seminars, business meet and exhibitions will be organized during the event. Rural banking, Make in North East and Horticulture and food processing among others will be the key areas of Vibrant North East. (ANI)