Shah greets Arunachal on Statehood day, to attend function at Itanagar


Itanagar, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday greeted the people of Arunachal Pradesh on the occasion of 34th Statehood day. Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, Shah wrote, "Greetings to the people of Arunachal Pradesh on their 34th Statehood Day. The land of the dawn-lit mountains has a rich cultural heritage and is blessed with spectacular natural beauty. I pray for the continued progress of the state under the leadership of CM Pema Khandu." The Union Minister will visit Arunachal Pradesh today to attend the Statehood day function at IG Park here.On this day in 1987, Arunachal Pradesh became a full-fledged state.