Details of Funds Allocated to North-east Region in 2018-19

The Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (MDoNER) provides assistance for projects prioritized by State Governments of North Eastern States for filling gaps in physical infrastructure.¬†According to data released by the... Read more »

Boosting Traditional and Sustainable Farming in North-east Region

The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare has launched a Central Sector Scheme called the Mission Organic Value Chain Development for North Eastern Region (MOVCDNER). The Scheme has been implemented in the... Read more »

New Delhi to Have a North-eastern Cultural Centre Soon

A 1.32 acres land has been identified and acquired from the Delhi Development Authority for the purpose of building a North Eastern Cultural and Information Centre in Delhi. The CPWD have been... Read more »

NITI Forum for North-east Outlines Development Missions

The first meeting of the newly constituted NITI Forum for North East was held in Agartala, Tripura on 10 April 2018. The meeting, organized by the NITI Aayog, Ministry of DoNER and... Read more »

Inter-Ministerial Committee on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants for NER

An Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (MAPs) has been set up for the North Eastern Region (NER). This decision to set up this Committee was taken after a meeting... Read more »

DoNER Announces Brahmaputra Study Center for Guwahati University

The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North-eastern Region (DoNER), Dr. Jitendra Singh has announced the setting up of a Center for Brahmaputra Studies in the... Read more »

Mizoram to Be Developed on Fast-track by the Government of India

The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), Dr Jitendra Singh has stated that the Government plans to develop Mizoram on a fast-track. The statement came after... Read more »

Hon’ble President of India Highlights Contributions Made by NER

The President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee recently inaugurated the first ever national event titled Songs & Dances of North-east. The event was organized by North-eastern Council (NEC) and Ministry of Development... Read more »

NE India a Central Part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “India Vision”

The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER) and Chairman North-East Council, Dr Jitendra Singh recently noted that this was one of the best... Read more »

Progress Report of North-east Rural Livelihood Project Promising

The North-east Rural Livelihood Project (NERLP), a central sector externally aided multi-state project was launched in March 2012. The main objective of the project has been to improve rural livelihoods, especially that... Read more »