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KHADC Chief Executive Member T. Chyne apprises Meghalaya Chief Minister on the need to release the Central Special Assistance Fund

Shillong, January 13, 2021 (MMP): The Chief Executive Member of Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council, T. Chyne today apprised Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad K. Sangma the need to immediately release the fund due to the Council recommended by the 15th Finance Commission of India.

          Taking to the media at the Main Secretariat after meeting the Chief Minister, Chyne informed that the State Government is yet to release an amount of  20.47 crore rupees to the KHADC due to the change in the guidelines. He also said that the Chief Minister will take with the Union Finance Minister to rectify the matter.

          The fund under the Central Special Assistance is given cash-strapped Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council.Chyne also informed that he has impressed on the Chief Minister, Conrad K. Sangma that the appointment of  the new Vice Chancellor of North Eastern Hill University to be from the indigenous community.    

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