Modi will inaugurate the three-day 'Festival of Arunachal' which will conclude on February 22. The Prime Minister will also flag-off the Naharlagun to New Delhi AC Express Train on the same day besides, inaugurating the Itanagar Water Supply Scheme.

He will also lay the foundation for Strengthening of Power Transmission and Distribution System in the state.

Unprecedented security arrangements have been made in Itanagar in view of Prime Minister's visit to attend the 29th Statehood Day here at Indira Gandhi Park.

Capital Superintendent of Police Seiju P Kuruvilla said besides state police forces, CRPF, IRBn have been engaged for security while barricades have been established in all vulnerable points.

Round the clock patrolling has been launched in the state capital while all the vehicles were being thoroughly checked at entry points and several pockets of state capital, he added.

Earlier on the day, Modi greeted the people of Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram on their statehood day.

Extending his greetings to the people of Arunachal Pradesh, the Prime Minister said, "Warmest greetings on the statehood day of your state. Arunachal Pradesh is a land known for its natural beauty and its warm people. I am committed to ensuring all possible support that enhances the state's development journey."

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