Khandu calls on Defence Minister

ITANAGAR, Jul 18: Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Thursday called on Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at his official residence in New Delhi. During the meeting, the Chief Minister conveyed to the Defence Minister that the Arunachal government is ever ready to cooperate at any level with Defence Ministry to speed up land acquisition in Arunachal for defence purposes. A joint sitting of the State Government and Defence Ministry was decided to be held soon to finalise and expedite all such land acquisitions, stated a press note from the Chief Minister’s Office here.