Meghalaya CM asks people to explore new avenues

Shillong, Aug 15 (PTI) Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma today called for exploring new opportunities and asked to take advantage of what the immediate neighbour has to offer to facilitate economic growth.

"Bangladesh was the natural market for our products before partition. The partition has had the most debilitating impact on the economy of the entire North East region," Sangma said while addressing the 67th Independence Day celebration at Polo grounds here.