Shillong, July 22, 2020 (MMP):Union Minister of Labour and Employment Santosh Kumar Gangwar has said that the Centre is engaged with States to work out a plan on how to ensure benefits of ESIC and Provident Fund to workers engaged in unorganised sector. Gangwar said there are about 40 crore workers are engaged in unorganised sector. He said, the Labour Ministry will also have a data bank of the number of workers who have migrated from one state to another state. Gangwar said, as part of labour reform initiatives, the Ministry has decided to amalgamate 44 labour laws into four codes. He said, the Code on Wages bill has already been passed in Parliament. NSD
Lawsohtun KSU Unit opens school for economically weaker section students to mark its 35th year of existence
Shillong, December 18, 2020MMP: The Lawsohtun Unit of the Khasi Students’ Union today opened the Soso Tham Memorial Secondary School at Lawsohtun in Shillong to cater to the educational need of students belonging to economically weaker of the society. The opening of the KSU School marks the 35th year of Lawsohtun KSU existence, a befitting occasion […]
Shillong, May 22, 2020 (MMP): Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad K. Sangma today announced the good news that India gained 1.43 Kms of land, while adjusting the Indo-Bangladesh international border. Replying to the question posed by Congress legislator on the second day of the third day of the re-assembly Budget Session of the state Assembly during […]
Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma attends Behdeinkhlam Festival of Pnar people belonging to Hynniewtrep community.
Shillong, July 14, 2019 (MMP): The four-day religious Behdeinkhlam festival of the Pnar people among the Hynniewtrep community of Meghalaya, to drive away the plague, diseases and other evils from the society was concluded at Jowai, the District Headquarter of West Jaintia Hills District today. Different sacrifices, rites and rituals including decapitation of goats, killing of cocks and […]