Centre to provide Rs 7.8 crore textile tourism complex in Meghalaya

Minister of State for Textiles, Ajay Tamta has stated that the Ministry will release 7.8 crore rupees for the construction of a textile tourism complex in Nongpoh, Ri-Bhoi district of Meghalaya.

The Union Minister visited different weaving centers in Shillong. The NBCC has completed construction of an apparel center worth 14 crores rupees in the State. 

Static/Current Takeaways From Above News For Vijaya Bank Credit Officer Exam:
  • Ajay Tamta is Member of Parliament (MP) from Almora, Uttarakhand constituency.
  • Shillong is the capital of Meghalaya.
  • Conrad Sangma is Chief Minister of Meghalaya.
  • Tathagata Roy is Governor of Meghalaya.
Source- Financial Express