Tripura most energetic state in NE : Biplab
By Our Correspondent, 06/02/2019, Guwahati

Speaking at the ASEAN India Youth summit 2019 in Guwahati chief minister Biplab Deb claimed that 'Tripura the most energetic & resourceful state in North East India towards greater integration with this region'. He also stated , with coordinated and committed efforts,NorthEast India can surely transform into a 'Gateway for ASEAN countries'. Held held extensive discussion on this subject with Arunachal CM Prema Khandu, Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio and Ram Madhav

during the course of the summit today. Yesterday Assam CM Sarvananda Sonowal and his Manipur counterpart Biren Singh were part of the inaugural session of the three day summit that will conclude on Wednesday. Assam CM also said that many of ASEAN capitals are within 2,000 kilometre flying distance from Guwahati which is comparable to flying distance of Guwahati to many Indian cities.With location as an advantage of sharing over 4500 km of international boundary –North East Region has all the potentials of emerging as a new growth hub.