Kohima being the State Capital, hosts many conventions and meeting throughout the year, not only at local level but also at regional and national level. Presently, there is no facility to meet these functions adequately. Under this State sponsored scheme, the Department is therefore taking pup construction of a Convention Centre at New Secretariat area for a variety of activities such as conferences, workshops, seminars, etc. at an estimated cost of Rs. 851 lakhs. This specialized facility will be equipped with conference hall for 300, mini conference rooms, suites/ guest rooms, facilities for media coverage and adequate parking provision.
The new Directorate Office building of the department is currently being constructed at New Secretariat area under this scheme also and is likely to be completed by 2008. Besides this, the Department has completed construction a 2-storie Staff Quarter at Mon with one flat on each floor. It is also taking up construction of Staff Guest House at Dimapur and staff quarter at Phek which are likely to be completed during 2008.