Directorate of Information & Public Relations, Assam is the Nodal Department who issues advertisements on behalf of the State Government of Assam. Public Relations Department, Assam was established in June 1940 at Shillong, the then Capital of the State. Since then this Directorate has been playing a pivotal role in creating mass awareness among the people about the Govt. policies, schemes and development. The department practically works as the bridge between the Govt. and the people.
The Directorate has designated specific work to various wings to facilitate the smooth functioning of the department like the Press Liaison Section, Press Research Section, Advertisement Section, Cultural Wing, etc.
Industry: Information Media & Telecommunication