MANGKOLEMBA, Oct 23: Minister for Higher Education &Technical Education, Temjen Imna Along laid the foundation stone of New Model College at Tzupaksa under Mangkolemba Sub-Division on 23 October 2018.
The Minister lauded Dr. Longrineken, Advisor for Law and Justice, Border Affairs, Treasuries & Accounts for his active initiatives towards establishing of the new Model College and also appreciated the Khar Village Council for donating the land for setting up of the college campus.
He said Mangkolemba Sub-division which covers three ranges has less technically sound educated people. He, therefore, asserted they needed to be technically sound in the field of education for their people to progress and also urged upon the leaders of the ranges and the students bodies to give importance to education so that the future youths who will lead the society were technically educated.
Earlier brief introduction was presented by State Project Director (RUSA) Higher Nagaland and short speeches were also delivered by Advisor Law & Justice, Border Affairs, Treasuries & Accounts, Dr. Longrineken, President Ao Students Conference (AKM), Imkongwati and Khar Village council.
The New Model College is implemented under Rashtriya Uchchartar Shikha Abhiyan (RUSA) under Phase-II covering 29 acres of land under Khar village jurisdiction and the project is estimated to be completed within 24 months.