Wokha, May 10 (DIPR): Parliamentary Secretary for Higher & Technical Education Deo Nukhu inspected the ongoing Wokha Polytechnic Institute at Pangti village on May 9. The purpose of his visit was to oversee the progress of construction work which started since 2015. All the necessary infrastructure works including the administrative quarter and class room, staff quarter, boy’s hostels, principal’s quarter have been completed.
The Parliamentary Secretary informed that the proposal for creation of post for the said institution has already been put up and expressed hope that the institution is likely to commence from 2018 onwards. He also informed that for upgradation of the present institutions to higher level is under process and this is with the intention to include more viable subject like electrical and mechanical and other important subjects which will benefit the students. He also added that that with the construction of NH Wokha-Merapani road Wokha Polytechnic will become a good centre of education for the district and the State as a whole.
The Parliamentary Secretary was accompanied by Department officials from Kohima and Wokha District Administration let by ADC, Bhandari, Orenthung Lotha.