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The Chief Minister Shri Neiphiu Rio considered the inauguration of the Schools as the fulfilment of a long need of the people of Nagaland to have institutes that would provide technical education within the state. He further said that due to lack of facilities in the state, parents were compelled to sent their children out of the state for professional education, thereby draining the resource of the state. As the impact of globalisation has changed the mindset of the people, he hails that NU has rightly shouldered the responsibility to prepare the young to compete in the global market.
Minister of Higher Education, Dr Shurhozelie, appraising the gathering about 40 acres of land alloted by the state government at Kohima for the purpose of the school a timely event to enhance the economic mobility of the state.