Guwahati:Stating that the Center is committed to making the northeastern states the country’s green energy hub, Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Sunday that the export of Energy to Southeast Asian countries from the northeastern states would bring economic empowerment to the region.
“The Indian government is committed to making the northeastern states the center of the country’s green energy. Energy can even be supplied to our neighbors, the countries of Southeast Asia. This is how economic empowerment will come, ”Pradhan said at the inauguration of various facilities at IIT Guwahati today.
“I have asked the Chief Minister of Assam, Himanta Biswa Sarma, to organize research conclaves in all the northeastern states. Gone are the days of job seekers, now job providers. Congratulations and thank you for all the new projects and the nanotechnology center, ”he said. added.
Pradhan’s remarks came after the inauguration of various facilities at Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) in Guwahati, including the Nanotechnology Center, the Indian Knowledge System Center and two hostels for students and staff.