Shillong, July 21, 2021(MMP) Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma visited Dachimagre village at Rongkhon, North Tura today to inaugurate the Hatchery Unit of the Jakkindil Organisation Committee, an organisation of eight Self Help Groups. The Chief Minister informed that through this Hatchery Unit the women-led SHG have not only provided means of livelihood for the members of the organisation but also have set an example for other women. Chief Minister said they have come to provide the Organisation with the necessary technical, management and execution support to run the unit and expand it. He also informed that the government under NRLM and other programmes have identified 30,000 SHGs which will be assisted by the government to a tune of 200 crores either by direct funding or through financial institutions. He urged the mothers and womenfolk to take benefit of schemes through their SHGs.
National People’s Party candidate Ferlin C.A. Sangma emerges victorious in Selsella Assembly by-poll
Shillong, May 23, 2019(MMP): The ruling National People’s Party (NPP) has increased its strength to 21 members in the 60-member Meghalaya Assembly with its candidate, Ferlin C.A. Sangma winning the by-poll to Selsella Assembly constituency today. Ferlin defeated Congress candidate June Eliana R. Marak by a margin of 4,369 votes. The victory has helped the […]
A team of scientists and research scholars of the Institute of Bio-resources and Sustainable Development (IBSD) led by Prof. Dinabandhu Sahoo, Director IBSD, have been travelling extensively across the Khasi Hills of Meghalaya to study the onset of flowering of the Himalayan Cherry, in a lead up to the India […]
Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad K. Sangma today said his Government will make every effort to ensure all central and state schemes are benefited by the citizens of Meghalaya. Addressing a two-day Workshop on Enterprise Architecture for North Eastern States of India organized by North Eastern Council in collaboration with National Informatics Centre in Shillong, […]