Shillong, August 26, 2020:The Speaker of Meghalaya Legislative Assembly, Metbah Lyngdoh made a visit to the religious and cultural sites of Aitnar village and Nartiang village in West Jaintia Hills, where the Tourism Department has sanctioned an amount of Rs.10 crore under Pilgrimage Rejuvenation and Spiritual Augmentation Drive Scheme for beautification of these two villages. Nartiang village is known for its monolith heritage site and the famous Durga Temple. Ainar village is know for holding the annual Behdiengkhlam festival to drive away the plague. The Speaker was accompanied by was accompanied by Minister of Transport Department, Sniawbhalang Dhar and Jowai MLA, Wailadmiki Shylla. Earlier, Jowai local MLA, Wailadmiki Shylla, MDC from JHADC, President of Seinraij Jowai O.R. Challam welcome the Speaker and also expressed their appreciation to them for their follow up of the scheme. From these two schemes 6.19 cr has been allocated to Syiem of Aitnar and 5 crore for Nartiang. MMP
Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong says tourism sector will not be affected even if the Inner Line Permit is implemented in the state.
Shillong, 22, 2020 (MMP): Meghalaya Deputy Chief Minister, Prestone Tynsong today said the tourism sector in the State will not be affected even if the Inner Line Permit is implemented in the State. Tynsong said this with the observation of CEO, NITI Aayog, Amitabh Kant that the Meghalaya will be major player in the tourism […]
Shillong, November 23, 2019 (MMP) : The annual gathering called Seng Kut Snem organized by Seng Khasi Seng Kmie, a socio-religious organization for the protection and preservation of the indigenous Hynniewtrep culture was held at Weiking ground in Shillong today. Unlike in the previous years, where thousands of people would participate with joy amidst […]