Thursday, December 1, 2022

Chief Minister Conrad Sangma

Shillong gets it first five-star Hotel Taj Vivanta

Hotel Taj Vivanta Meghalaya, Shillong, the first ever five-star hotel was inaugurated on Friday by Chief Minister Conrad Sangma although the property is unlikely to open for guests before next year.There was jubilation and history in the air with...

Meghalaya ranks top in implementation of JJM

Meghalaya has been ranked as one of the top performing States in the country in the implementation of the flagship program of the Central Government, the Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM), Chief Minister Conrad Sangma said on Thursday.“All of you...

Meghalaya budget estimate‘not realistic’: audit report reveals

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has found out that budget estimate prepared by the Meghalaya government was ‘not realistic”.In its report for the revenue sector till March 31, 2020, the audit report also revealed that the state government...

Meghalaya desires to have railways : Sangma

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Friday informed the Assembly that the government desires to have the railways in Meghalaya provided people give their consent to have a railway network in the state.“There is opposition towards the railways from...

Gaming zones intended for revenue: M’laya CM

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma on Friday told the assembly that the intention of the government to establish gaming zones was to generate more revenue for the state, even as he iterated that the process of casino operations in...

Meghalaya taking action against illegal mining and transportation of coal: Sangma

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Thursday said the state government is seriously taking action against illegal mining and transportation of coal and so far 1652 cases of illegal transportation and mining have been registered.“The government is leaving no...

All stakeholders to be involved in boundary talks: Conrad

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Monday gave assurance in the assembly that all stakeholders would be involved in the second phase of the boundary talks with Assam, even as he urged the opposition TMC members not to “play...

Meghalaya awaits Centre’s response on ILP

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma told the assembly on Monday that the state government was awaiting the response of the Central Government on the implementation of the Inner Line Permit (ILP) in the state.Replying to a Zero Hour notice...

85% PHCs in Meghalaya have Transit Homes for pregnant women

Eighty five cent of the primary health centres (PHCs) in matrilineal Meghalaya have Transit Homes for expecting mothers, Chief Minister Conrad Sangma said after inaugurating yet another such facility under the CM’s Safe Motherhood Scheme at the community health...

‘BJP using Central agencies as political tools’: M’laya Dy CM

Politics in the Northeastern state of Meghalaya seems headed for some tumultuous times with Chief Minister Conrad Sangma-led National People’s Party (NPP), the coalition leader in the Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) where BJP is a partner, alleging that the...