May 10, 2022 (MMP): As part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav and Swarnim Vijay Varsh celebrations, a delegation of 25 Bangladesh Mukti Jodhas (Freedom Fighters) involved in 1971 Bangladesh Liberation war visited Headquarters Eastern Air Command of Indian Air Force in Shillong today. Air Marshal AP Singh , AVSM , Senior Air Staff Officer ( SASO ) interacted with the brave Mukti Jodhas and praised their role and efforts towards liberation of Bangladesh during the 1971 Bangladesh war. They were accompanied by Shri. F. R. Kharkongor, IAS, Commissioner & Secretary to the Govt. of Meghalaya, Arts & Culture Department. The Commissioner thanked the Eastern Air Command for organising a befitting function and said that some members of the delegation even got emotional during the function as they relived their memories of the war. Speaking on behalf of the delegation, Mr .Haroon Habib paid homage to the heroic members of the Indian Armed Forces who fought for the liberation of Bangladesh and said that their contributions will remain enshrined in Bangladesh’s independence history. This visit is being undertaken as part of Golden Jubilee of Liberation War of 1971 and Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations and provides an opportunity for members of the delegation to relive the moments of Liberation War.
Shillong, 17th December, 2021 (MMP): Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma, today distributed cheques to different co-operative societies of Khasi and Jaintia Hills at a function at State Convention Center, Shillong. Addressing the gathering, Chief Minister, Conrad K Sangma said the state Government has been able to increase the overall spending by 31 per cent […]
Shillong, October 15, 2020 (MMP): A total of 8 people were arrested as the police continued their investigation into the case, where an 80-year-old man who was recently buried alive by his kin over allegations of practicing witchcraft at a village in West Khasi Hills. Home Minister Lakhmen Rymbui while condemning the incident said that […]
Shillong, January 25, 2021(MMP): The Khasi film “To Wan Phai Sha Nga” will be screened again at the Cinema Halls of Shillong. This was disclosed by Actor and Producer Lancius Khyriem at a Press Conference held at Shillong Press Club today. Speaking on the occasion, Khyriem said that film is related to family issues, which he […]