Governor of Nagaland P.B Acharya visiting stalls at the Farmers Mela organised by Bade Village Council in association with the organic farmers of Bade at Bade village Dimapur on May 17. (DIPR Photo)
Dimapur, May 17 (MExN): Farmers Mela organised by Bade Village Council in association with the organic farmers of Bade was inaugurated by Governor of Nagaland P.B Acharya on May 17 at Bade village Dimapur.
Speaking at the occasion, the Governor called upon the people to change their mindset if they wanted to see development in the state. If we want to see our state developed we need to change our mindset of being self centered and build each other up for developing the state, he added.
Acharya mentioned that Nagaland is blessed with many natural resources. “Ours is an agricultural society and our organic produce must have a proper market and our kissans should have a prosperous record,” he said.
The Governor appealed to the universities and professionals to invest their knowledge in working for the interest of the nation. “University is the backbone of the society and the state as a whole of any developed society,” he added. He said that Nagaland has rich natural resources and called upon the university to come up with the best strategies for strengthening them through education.
He encouraged the youths to consider taking up entrepreneurship as a career option. He opined that it will strengthen society economically. He also asked the students, not to be job seekers but to be job givers by exploring entrepreneurship along the way for the development of the state.
Emphasising on the importance of unity the Governor urged the people to respect and uphold the unique culture and diversity of the region. He also urged the national banks to support the villagers by giving loans till they are able to sustain themselves.
On the occasion, Governor PB Acharya and his wife released two birds to show love and respect to nature. The Governor also gave away cash prize and certificates to Wilson Bono who secured 13th position in HSLC examination 2019 and to Vedolu Vero who secured 3rd position in PSLCE of that area.