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Agri institute brings new hopes


Good news for Assam. Courtesy Arun Jaitley. In his maiden budget on Thursday, the Union finance minister announced agricultural excellence institutions in the state.

This is what the focus for Assam in the Union budget.


Jaitley further proposed commercial organic farming in the entire North Eastern Region apart from a sports varsity in Manipur.


The proposed Sports University in Manipur might just help produce cricketers. Jaitley also was keen on inviting neighbouring countries like Nepal and Bhutan to participate in the games of the Sports University.

Assam and Tripura are the only two north eastern states having adequate facilities for cricket unlike other north eastern states

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