Day: April 13, 2018

Beauty of politics: NPP, UDP on opposite sides in JHADC

April 13, 2018

SHILLONG, Apr 13: Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Friday said it does not matter if the National People’s Party (NPP) is sitting in the opposition in the Jaintia Hills Autonomous District Council (JHADC). It may be mentioned that while the United Democratic Party (UDP) and the NPP are partners under the Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government Read More

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Conrad: Congress politicising work permit issue

April 13, 2018

Shillong, Apr 13: Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma on Friday said that the opposition Congress wants to derive political benefit from the issue of work permit to Bangladeshi nationals and therefore was holding a protest programme against it. “It is only a political issue. They are raising it out of nothing,” Conrad told media persons Read More

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Drug peddler arrested in Tura,1000 capsules recovered

April 13, 2018

Tura, April 13: A well known drug peddler, Simon R Marak, was arrested today after a raid on his house led to the recovery of over a 1000 capsules of an addictive painkiller, Spasmo Proxyvon by Tura police from the Matchakolgre locality. According to police, rise in incidents of drug use amongst the youths had Read More

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Concern about employees in non-govt sectors

April 13, 2018

SHILLONG, Apr 13: Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma on Friday said that his government was aware of the hardships faced by employees working in the private sector who are under paid. Replying to a query posed by KHNAM legislator from North Shillong, Adelbert Nongrum, during the Question Hour, Conrad said, “We are also concerned of Read More

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Meghalaya ministers to visit each district every 3 months

April 13, 2018

SHILLONG, Apr 13: Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma today said that every minister in his cabinet will visit each district of the state every three months to review the various government schemes. Conrad replying to the debate on the Budget discussion on Friday said that during the visits of the ministers to the districts they Read More

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Investments from various sector needed for 2022 National Games

April 13, 2018

SHILLONG, Apr 13: With infrastructures, especially stadiums needed to be built for the 2022 National Games, the Meghalaya government is looking for investments from within the state, centre, partners and funds in the form of loans, the Meghalaya Assembly was informed on Friday. Conrad K Sangma while replying to the debate on the Budget discussion Read More

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