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MEA to set up branch office in Guwahati

NEW DELHI: The ministry of external affairs has agreed to set up one of its field office in Guwahati. According to information, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj has written to the Assam government asking for land allocation for it in the premier north eastern city. Sources told www.assamtimes.org that the ministry initially plans to set up the office acting on pressure to set up the deputy high commissionerates of the south east Asian nations.  

 

 

 

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