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Mukul’s MP candidature receives boost with support of GNC

TURA | March 22, 2019:

The candidature of Congress bigwig, Dr Mukul Sangma received a boost in Garo Hills with the decision of the Garo National Council (GNC) to extend its support to the Congress MP candidate for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

MDA’s common LS candidate Agatha Sangma files nomination in Tura

Tura | March 20, 2019

Meghalaya Democratic Alliance’s (MDA) common candidate Agatha Sangma has filed her nomination today in Tura. She will be contesting for the Tura Lok Sabha constituency that comprises of 24 Legislative Assembly segments.

The National People’s Party (NPP) on March 15 announced the name of former Union Minister, Agatha Sangma as a common candidate of the Meghalaya Democratic Alliance, who will be contesting the Lok Sabha Polls from Tura constituency in Meghalaya.


It may be mentioned that the Tura Parliamentary constituency is set to witness a high voltage combat between former Meghalaya Chief Minister Dr. Mukul Sangma who is the Congress Tura LS candidate and former Union Minister Agatha Sangma, the MDA front runner.


Meghalaya is set to witness polls on April 11 and counting will be held on March 23.

KSU members nab drug peddler, addict in Mawkyrwat

SHILLONG | March 21, 2019:

KSU members of South West Khasi Hills District and Mawkyllut Unit caught a drug peddler and an addict while they were disembarking a vehicle at Laitlawsang near the office of the Superintendent of Fisheries, South West Khasi Hills District Mawkyrwat on Wednesday night.

4.7 magnitude earthquake jolts Garo Hills

TURA | March 21, 2019:

A minor quake shook Meghalaya on Thursday at around 8 pm.

According to IMD officials, an earthquake of magnitude 4.7 with 10 km depth jolted Meghalaya today. The epicentre was traced at East Garo Hills.

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Mukul Sangma calls Conrad a ‘hypocrite’ and a ‘puppet’

TURA | March 21, 2019:

Congress Tura MP candidate and Leader of Opposition, Dr Mukul Sangma on Thursday lashed out at the Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma over his statement on flagship programmes introduced by the previous MUA government, and called him a ‘hypocrite’ and a ‘puppet’.

Missing youth’s dead body found from river in Laitkroh

SHILLONG | March 21, 2019:

The state police on Thursday afternoon pulled out the dead body of a missing 23-year-old man from a river in Laitkroh, East Khasi Hills.

According to the police, the deceased has been identified as Dominic Kharkongor, resident of Mawjrong.

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Kharkongor was reported missing since March 15 and almost one week since his disappearance, his dead body was spotted in the river.

Meghalaya CM led NPP releases 1st list of LS candidates for Assam

When asked whether there was any sign of murder, EKH SP (city) Steve Rynjah said “We did not find any signs of murder but that cannot be ascertained until and unless we receive the post mortem report.”

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