The first media exposure tour to Thailand in connection with “Act East Policy” of government of India has been flagged off today by Manipur chief secretary O. Nabakishore and DGP LM Khaute along with DIPR director S Somorjit from DIPR complex today. Altogether 13 editors from both hill and valley and print and electronic media are participating in the tour which begins from 22 to 29 of March.
Chief Secretary O Nabakishore, flagging off the tour said that this tour would be the opening of a new chapter in the history of editors of the state. He further added that the knowledge gained from the study tour would be share thought media.
He further added that China and North Korea were less developed compared with India in the late 1960s but their hard work makes them surge ahead of India in development. He added that we need to study their hard work and have to apply the knowledge gained from the study tour in our state to bring development to the society.