Shillong, Sept 7: The Meghalaya Cabinet, on Monday, approved the appointment of Iamonlang Mawthoh Syiem as the Chairperson of the Meghalaya State Commission for Protection of Child Rights.
The newly appointed Chairperson is an M.Phil scholar in Sociology and a lecturer at St.Edmund’s College, Shillong.
The reconstituted members of the Commission includes Shanon D Massar, I Shella, Flabina P Marak, MK Marak, Tiana Taran D Areng and Dr Iwamon Laloo.
Meanwhile, retired IAS officer PS Thangkhiew has been appointed as the Chairman of the Meghalaya food commission.
Dr G K Marak, retired superintendent of Tura Civil Hospital, has been appointed as member of the commission and Ravi Gurung’s tenure as the legal member has been extended.