Politics

BJP legislators not aware of party chief demanding Rymbui’s resignation

January 25, 2021

Shillong, Jan 25: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), legislator from South Shillong, Sanbor Shullai on Monday said that he was not aware about the state unit of the party demanding the resignation of Home Minister, Lahkmen Rymbui. On Sunday, BJP’s state president, Ernest Mawrie sought the resignation of Rymbui for failing to curb illegal coal mining Read More

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Pressure groups could not take up ILP with Shah

January 23, 2021

Shillong, Jan 23: Pressure groups of the State who met Union Home Minister, Amit Shah in the city on Saturday were irked by the fact that he did not give them time to discuss issues like Inner Line Permit (ILP). “The only thing we did was submit a memorandum to him. We were not allowed Read More

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Conrad: Govt yet to get appointment to meet Amit Shah

January 22, 2021

Shillong, Jan 22: Chief Minister Conrad Sangma today informed that the State government has not got an official communication if Union Home Minister Amit Shah will be meeting the government during his visit to the state. Sangma said that he was hopeful that the cabinet will get an appointment to meet the Union Home Minister. Read More

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Conrad: State govt committed to finding solution to border dispute with Assam

January 21, 2021

Shillong, Jan 21: Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma today assured citizens of the state that the government is committed to finding a solution to the long pending border issues with Assam. He stated that the government will resume talks after Assam’s assembly elections, likely to be held in April or May of this year. “The Read More

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MDA govt to take up issue of ILP with Amit Shah during his visit to Shillong

January 19, 2021

Shillong, Jan 19: The Meghalaya Democratic Alliance government will take up the issue of implementation of Inner Line Permit with Union Home Minister, Amit Shah during his visit to Shillong. Shah will inaugurate the plenary meeting of the North Eastern Council on January 23. On Tuesday, after the Meghalaya Democratic Alliance meeting to discuss the Read More

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James asks BJP leaders to take up issues in right platform

January 14, 2021

Shillong, Jan 14: National People’s Party (NPP) leader and Dadenggre MLA, James Sangma on Thursday said that the BJP which is a coalition partner in the Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government should be raising issues of the government in the right forum. “BJP is very much part of the government and we have always made Read More

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Meghalaya BJP meets Nadda takes up issue of illegalities in district councils

January 13, 2021

Shillong, Jan 13: The Meghalaya Unit of the BJP on Wednesday evening met national president J. P. Nadda. According to Meghalaya BJP president, Ernest Mawrie, during the meeting, the state unit informed that discussed the issue of corruption in the autonomous district councils of Jaintia Hills and Garo Hills. “We also discussed the issue of Read More

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Manish Chatrath: Will try my best no one leaves Congress

January 12, 2021

Shillong, Jan 12: The All India Congress Committee (AICC) in-charge of Meghalaya, Manish Chatrath today said that he will try his best that nobody leaves the party. The AICC in-charge who is on his maiden visit after taking charge of Meghalaya said that it was his duty to ensure that no one leaves the Congress Read More

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Pala bats for alternative ILP

January 11, 2021

Shillong, Jan 11: Congress MP from Shillong Vincent Pala said that the state needs alternative Inner Line Permit (ILP) with scope for employment opportunities for the indigenous people of Meghalaya. “Not only protection (of the indigenous) people you should also think about being employed,” Pala said. According to him, with the state facing ban of Read More

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‘No rumblings within the Congress’

January 11, 2021

Shillong, Jan 11: All India Congress Committee (AICC) in-charge Meghalaya Manish Chatrath on Monday said that there are no rumblings in the party. Speaking to reporters after his meeting with party legislators including leader of opposition ad former Chief Minister, Dr. Mukul Sangma and Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president, Dr. Celestine Lyngdoh, Chatrath said, Read More

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