PIB office shifted from Panbazar to Chandmari

Guwahati, October 13 (MExN): The offices of Press Information Bureau, Regional Outreach Bureau (DAVP, DFP and S&DD) and Publications Division under the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Government of India started functioning at Assam Khadi and Village Industries Board complex at Chandmari from October 1.


The Office of Director General of North East Zone, Ministry of I & B covers PIB Offices in Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura.


The NE Zone also covers Offices of Regional Outreach Bureau at Guwahati, Shillong, Imphal and Itanagar, in addition to about twenty Field Outreach Bureau offices.


The PIB offices disseminate information regarding policies and programmes of the Government of India to the media in addition to media feedback to the concerned Ministries and Departments. The Offices of ROBs and FOBs provide information to the people through interpersonal communication, exhibitions and other modes of publicity.


The Government of India offices in Assam can contact PM, Guwahati @0361-2668237/ 0361-2664613; Email Id: dg.nez-mib@gov.in, guwahati@pib.nic.in for publicity requirements of their Ministries and Departments. K. S. Dhatwalia, Director General (NE Zone) is available @09971383015. Dr. A.M. Farooqi, Head, ROB, Guwahati is available @09900948055, Email Id: rob.guw-boc@gov.in.