Mukul Sangma

No innerline permit in Meghalaya, says CM

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma has ruled out implementation of the British-era innerline permit system to check illegal migrants from Bangladesh.

Sep 19, 2013, 14:32 PM IST

No Division of Meghalaya, says Mukul Sangma

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma Thursday dismissed the demand put forth by statehood activists to bifurcate this small north eastern state.

Sep 12, 2013, 16:25 PM IST

One lakh students hit by Meghalaya teachers` strike

Over one lakh students across Meghalaya were on Wednesday affected by a strike called by school and college teachers protesting the government`s unresponsive and "adamant attitude" toward their demands.

Sep 11, 2013, 12:51 PM IST

Need for clean technology to produce green energy: Sangma

Calling for investments in clean energy sector, Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma Monday said there is a need to identify ways to adopt clean technologies and produce green energy.

Sep 09, 2013, 19:13 PM IST

Meghalaya seeks Rs 3,120 crore special package

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma has sought a Rs 3,120 crore special package from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for developmental projects, an official said on Wednesday.

Aug 28, 2013, 14:30 PM IST

Meghalaya CM launches Centre for Adaptation to Climate Change

India`s second exclusive meteorological satellite INSAT-3D was today successfully launched by a European rocket from the spaceport of Kourou in French Guiana.

Jul 26, 2013, 22:40 PM IST

Scholarship announced for students pursuing sciences in Meghalaya

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Wednesday announced scholarships for all students pursuing sciences in their higher studies.

Jul 25, 2013, 00:33 AM IST

Meghalaya to enforce laws to tackle influx: CM

Meghalaya government on Thursday said that it has been working out on the need to enforce the Foreigners` Act and Tenancy Law in view of the need to tackle the problem of influx and illegal immigration in the state.

Jul 04, 2013, 21:10 PM IST

Meghalaya CM blames lapses for escape of rapist officer

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Monday said lapses by the police resulted in the failure to arrest a police officer who allegedly molested and raped two minor girls in South West Garo Hills district.

Jun 24, 2013, 19:32 PM IST

Meghalaya CM blames lapses for escape of rapist officer

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said lapses by the police resulted in the failure to arrest a police officer who allegedly molested and raped two minor girls in South West Garo Hills district.

Jun 24, 2013, 16:00 PM IST

Mukul Sangma and MLAs to donate a month`s salary

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Monday announced that he would donate a month`s salary for flood-ravaged Uttarakhand, while appealing to all legislators to follow suit.

Jun 24, 2013, 15:57 PM IST

Five officers shortlisted for DGP post

A security commission of Meghalaya government today shortlisted five senior-most IPS officers of Assam-Meghalaya cadres for the post of Director General of Police in the state.

Jun 24, 2013, 15:56 PM IST

Meghalaya private university under scanner

Another private university in Meghalaya, the Mahatma Gandhi University, is under the scanner of the state government after complaints were received about its functioning, Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said.

May 15, 2013, 17:35 PM IST

No easy solution to boundary dispute with Assam: Sangma

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma Monday admitted that the inter-state boundary dispute with Assam is not amenable to easy solution.

Apr 08, 2013, 19:32 PM IST

Meghalaya govt to amend weak Lokayukta bill

The Meghalaya government Thursday assured of further amending the weak Meghalaya Lokayukta Bill 2012 for ensuring a strong and effective counter mechanism against corruption in the state.

Mar 21, 2013, 19:18 PM IST

Meghalaya to reconstitute All Party Committee

Chief Minister Mukul Sangma said the committee would have to be reconstituted after one of its members Manas Chaudhury lost the February 23 elections earlier this year.

Mar 19, 2013, 18:00 PM IST

Roshan Warjri - Meghalaya’s 1st woman HM

Roshan Warjri, a three-time legislator, has been given charge of the Home department in the Mukul Sangma Congress-led government in Meghalaya.

Mar 13, 2013, 14:21 PM IST

From student leader to Meghalaya Chief Minister

A practising physician, Mukul Sangma was active in Congress politics right from his student days and rose to become a leader from the Garo Hills region soon after PA Sangma left the party in the 1990s.

Mar 05, 2013, 14:06 PM IST

Mukul Sangma sworn-in as Meghalaya Chief Minister

Mukul Manda Sangma on Tuesday was sworn-in as the Meghalaya chief minister for the second time in a row.

Mar 05, 2013, 13:15 PM IST

Mukul Sangma elected Meghalaya CLP leader, to stake claim to form govt

Mukul Sangma was on Friday elected Meghalaya CLP leader, paving way for him to stake claim to Congress forming the next government in the state.

Mar 01, 2013, 16:31 PM IST