Day: November 5, 2020

Mukul hits out at CM for saying ‘opposition is confused’

November 5, 2020

SHILLONG, Nov 5: Leader of Opposition in the Meghalaya Assembly, Dr. Mukul Sangma has hit out at Chief Minister Conrad Sangma for saying that the opposition is confused on the coal issue. “The Chief Minister is saying that the opposition is confused, but it is not confused, Dr. Mukul Sangma is not confused at all,” Read More

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Be Informed: Meghalaya Right to Public Services Bill

November 5, 2020

Shillong, Nov 5: Amidst some criticism, the Meghalaya Right to Public Services Bill was introduced by Chief Minister Conrad Sangma in the autumn session of the Meghalaya Assembly today. On Monday, the Thma U Rangli-Juki (TUR) criticized the move by the state government to place the bill in the autumn session stating that pre-legislative consultation Read More

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Radiation leakage: Ready to appoint other ‘parties’ if reports are conflicting

November 5, 2020

SHILLONG, Nov 5: Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma today said that the government will be looking for other options if there are conflicts in the reports of North Eastern Hills University (NEHU) and IIT Guwahati which were entrusted with the task to study reports of leakage from a concrete tank allegedly containing radioactive Uranium waste at Read More

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Former CM (L) Dr. Donkupar Roy’s portrait unveiled in Assembly

November 5, 2020

Shillong, Nov 5: A portrait of the former Speaker and Chief Minister Late Dr. Donkupar Roy was unveiled today in the Annexe Hall of the temporary Meghalaya Legislative Assembly Chamber at Rilbong, Shillong.  The portrait was unveiled by Assembly Speaker Metbah Lyngdoh, in the presence of Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma, Leader of Opposition Dr. Mukul Read More

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Autumn Session of Meghalaya Assembly begins, five bill tabled

November 5, 2020

Shillong, Nov 5: The five-day autumn session of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly began on Thursday, amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic. Health Minister A L Hek, and Urban Affairs Minister Sniawbhalang Dhar, who had tested positive for coronavirus were not in attendance. Other than the duo almost all Legislators were present. Five bills were tabled on the Read More

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Government Resolution for governor’s rule in GHADC approved

November 5, 2020

Shillong, Nov 5: Government Resolution for taking over Administration of the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) by the Governor of Meghalaya has been approved on Thursday. The Governor will assume the administration of the council for a period of six months, with effect from October 19, or till the constitution of the new council Read More

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