SHILLONG, May 11: A video of Congress candidate Miani D Shira, for the Ampati by-poll has gone viral, wherein she allegedly calls the residents of Selsella constituency as less intelligent has created excitement ahead of the election day.
Shira, the daughter of former Chief Minister, Dr Mukul Sangma, in the video was seen comparing the people of Ampati as more intelligent (Sengbata) and calling those from Selsella as less intelligent.
Selsella, is the former LA constituency of Chief Minister, Conrad Kongkal Sangma.
Former NGO leader Adinson Ch Momin said that her comments shows her immaturity as a person.
“To differentiate between people of two constituencies is uncalled for which shows her highhandedness. She should immediately apologise for demeaning and insulting the people of Selsella in her speech,” Momin who is also a resident of Selsel