Shillong | March 24, 2019

The KHADC CEM has informed that the Ruling Democratic Alliance (RDA) has decided to field Mawsynram NPP EC member, Alvin Sawkmie for the post of Deputy Chairman of KHADC. It may be mentioned that former MDC from Sohra, Donevan Kharwanlang was the last MDC who had occupied the chair of Deputy Chairman.


The five-day Budget Session of the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) will begin from March 25.


The KHADC Executive Committee is planning to table the full budget for 2019-2020 during the budget session. Deputy CEM in charge Finance, Pyniaid Sing Syiem is expected to present the budget on the first day of the session. The Executive Committee is expected to reflect the amount of Rs 111 crore which was earmarked by the Centre to the three Autonomous District Councils.

When contacted, KHADC CEM, Teinwell Dkhar said the budget session will be held from March 25 to 29. Informing that the filing of nomination for the post of Deputy Chairman is scheduled on March 26, he said that the election for the post of Deputy Chairman will be held on March 27.

Replying to a query, he said that they are not tabling any bill during the session.

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