The Arunachal Pradesh State Pollution Control Board Naharlagun conducted the Environmental Public Hearing for Greenfield Hollongi Airport on Tuesday .
The hearing was done in collaboration with district administration of Papumpare at Govt. Middle School Ground, Patila, Hollongi under the chairmanship of the Deputy Commissioner Dr.Joram Beda, IAS.
While addressing the public, the Deputy Commissioner Dr. Beda, appreciated the public for their enthusiastic participation and said that every state capital in the country are connected through airport except Itanagar and it is a dream of not only the people of Hollongi but every single citizen of the state to see the pristine state connected and to make it happen we must give our full support for early construction of Green field Hollongi Airport.
He also informed the public that environmental and forest clearance are two important procedures according to Centre’s guideline for taking up any big projects.
Responding to the public queries he also informed that environmental public hearing is purely for environmental clearance.
For land acquisition matters district administration will conduct a separate public hearing in near future.
Member Secretary, Arunachal Pradesh State Pollution Control Board(APSPCB) Shri Navneet Kumar Srivastava,IFS also spoke on the occasion.