Shillong, February 22, 2021(MMP): The Khasi Jaintia Defici9t School Teachers’ Association along with its Garo Hills counterparts today decided to give fourteen days’ time to the state Government to clear their dues, failing which, the teachers will be compelled to adopt other confrontational programmes. Speaking to the media at the Shillong Press Club, the Vice President, Mrs. Susan said the demand of the teachers for implementing the recommendation of the Fifth Pay Commission for the Deficit School Teachers in the state, retirement benefits and other facilities have fallen into the deaf ears of the state Government. She said that the teachers have been toiling over the years in order to improve the standard of education in the state and the state Government is unwilling to give their just demand. She strongly criticized the state Government’s lukewarm attitude to come to their rescue for its inability to clear the 30 crore rupees dues to the teachers. She said that the state Government has been collecting the Cess for improvement of education, but nothing tangible is seen on the ground.
Meghalaya Government to stand guarantee for bond floated by Meghalaya Energy Corporation Limited to clear its power debts
Shillong April 29, 2019 (MMP): Meghalaya Government which inherited an enormous power debt from the previous Government, today decided to stand guarantee for the bond floated Meghalaya Energy Corporation Limited to the tune of Rs.650 crore to clear its power debt. This decision was taken by the Cabinet today to give relief to consumers from […]
Meghalaya Congress announced the world’s largest poverty eradication programme initiated by Congress President Rahul Gandhi.
Shillong, March 26, 2019 (MMP): Meghalaya Congress today announced the world’s largest poverty eradication programme initiated by Congress President, Rahul Gandhi. The scheme titled Nyuntam Aay Yojana has been coined with its acronym “NYAY”, a Hindi word for justice to provide maximum income for the poor and disadvantaged. Addressing media persons in Shillong, the […]
Shillong, February 8, 2021(MMP): The traditional body under the nomenclature of Ka Synjuk Ki Nongsynshar Shnong in an emergent meeting held today demanded that the state Government to empower the Headmen and their Village Councils called Dorbars of Hynniewtrep community of Meghalaya. This demand came to the fore, when the Government of India wanted to provide […]