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MLA rape case: Law will take its course, says Conrad Sangma

Shillong: Amid the rape accusations against MLA Thomas Sangma, National Peoples’ Party (NPP) National President Conrad K Sangma on Thursday said that though it is a personal matter, the government would ensure that the law applies to him like everyone else. “Only thing we can assure and ensure from the...
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Conrad Sangma visits Shillong Civil hospital to oversee oxygen plant

Meghalaya: An oxygen generation plant of 270 Litres Per Minute (LPM) capacity will be ready for commissioning in the next 24 hours at the Shillong Civil Hospital in East Khasi Hills, informed Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma. Around 98 per cent of work, including installation, has been completed, and in...

Meghalaya: Conrad Sangma clarifies over attending Assam CM’s ceremony

Shillong: Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Tuesday issued a clarification regarding his visit to Guwahati to attend the swearing-in ceremony of new Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma. On Monday, several citizens lashed out at Sangma for violating COVID-19 protocols and questioned the CM for his alleged lack of...
Energy IndustryEastMojo

Meghalaya: Conrad Sangma orders inquiry into irregularities in MeECL

Shillong: Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma has ordered an independent inquiry into the charges of corruption and other irregularities in Meghalaya Energy Corporation Limited (MeECL). This inquiry will be headed by a retired judge and there will be two other members from the administration, a retired officer and a from...
Energy IndustryEastMojo

Meghalaya: Expect standard load shedding, says Conrad Sangma

Shillong: Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Thursday said there is a possibility of load-shedding in the state. Sangma said this following a meeting with the power department concerning the dues owed by Meghalaya Energy Corporation Limited (MeECL) to several power generation companies. “We have realised that if we...
Public HealthEastMojo

Meghalaya prepared for 2nd wave of COVID-19: Conrad Sangma

Shillong: With the second wave of COVID-19 hitting many parts of the country, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Thursday said the state is well prepared and in a much better position than last year to handle the second wave. Sangma’s reaction comes a day after a video conference...

Meghalaya: Privilege Motion against CM Conrad Sangma rejected

Shillong: The breach of privilege motion against Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma for allegedly misleading the house on the 2007 NTPC power purchase agreement was rejected by the House with a voice vote. The House witnessed a heated debate between the ruling government and the Opposition. MLA Zenith Sangma moved...

Conrad Sangma says no illegal coal mining in Meghalaya; 95 arrested this year

Shillong: The Meghalaya government has arrested 95 people and chargesheeted 146 others within this year in cases related to illegal coal mining in the state. The information was shared by Chief Minister Conrad Sangma in the Meghalaya Assembly on Monday, in response to a question raised by legislator Mohendro Rapsang.

Meghalaya opp to table privilege motion against CM Conrad Sangma

Shillong: The opposition Congress in Meghalaya Thursday said it will table a privilege motion against Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma for allegedly misleading the House on the power purchase agreement signed with NTPC in 2007. Leader of Opposition Mukul Sangma stating this regretted that the attempt to mislead and misinform...

Meghalaya: BJP supports removal of party president Mawrie, claims CM Conrad Sangma

BJP state president Ernest Mawrie has been ruffling feathers within the Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government with his recent comments on several issues, including illegal coal mining. Shillong: In what is seen as a major political development from the state, NPP national president and Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma...

In pics: Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma inaugurates Wahrew Bridge

The Wahrew Bridge at Sohbar village in East Khasi Hills was constructed at ₹49.395 Cr under NLCPR of Ministry of DoNER. Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Friday inaugurated the Wahrew Bridge in Sohbar village in East Khasi Hills district. Sohbar located at around 50 km from the capital, Shillong,...