NEW DELHI, July 13: Chief Minister Pema Khandu had a meeting here on Saturday with Prof Solomon Darwin of University of Berkeley, California and his team to assess the progress of implementation of Smart Village Movement (SVM) in Arunachal.
The GoAP in June last year had signed an MoU with SVM to facilitate technology innovations, research and development, open innovation, technology interventions and curriculum development in select villages of the state. The SVM team informed him about the countries, especially from Nordic region re interested to invest in Arunachal. They also presented a report on the work involving village specific data collections.
Khndur assured full support to SVM team and appointed a nodal officer for the task to be carried out effectively. (PRO)