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Meghalaya: Revival Attempts

On June 11, 2020, unidentified miscreants hurled a petrol bomb at the National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation (NHIDCL) office located in the Kharmalki area of the State capital, Shillong, in the East Khasi Hills District.

Meghalaya villagers seek Bangladesh help for road construction

Shillong/UNI: Irate residents of four villages along the India-Bangladesh border in Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills district have decided to seek assistance from the Bangladesh government to construct commutable roads in their villages.

NPP nominee Dr. Kharlukhi elected as RS member from Meghalaya

Shillong/UNI: National People’s Party (NPP) candidate Dr. Wanwei Roy Kharlukhi was on Friday elected as the Rajya Sabha member from Meghalaya defeating his Congress rival, Kennedy Khyriem by 20 votes.

COVID-19: Curfew further relaxed in Meghalaya

Shillong/UNI: Night curfew has been further relaxed in Meghalaya’s East Khasi Hills district and will remain in force from 2100 hours to 0500 hours the next day, daily from May 31 to June 8, an official said on Sunday.

Cloudburst wreaks havoc in Meghalaya

Shillong/UNI: A cloudburst on Saturday night wreaked havoc in several villages in Meghalaya’s West Garo Hills district, an official said on Sunday.

Amphan weakens into cyclonic storm over Bangladesh

New Delhi/UNI: Super Cyclone Amphan weakened into a cyclonic storm and lay centred over Bangladesh.

6200 stranded citizens entered Meghalaya, 8500 persons exited

Shillong/UNI: Over 6000 residents of Meghalaya who were stranded across the country due to the lockdown returned to the State till Saturday, a government official said.

Meghalaya Youth Congress files FIR against Arnab Goswami

Shillong/UNI: The Meghalaya Pradesh Youth Congress on Friday filed an FIR against Republic TV Editor Arnab Goswami accusing him of making “willful defamatory attack” against Congress President Sonia Gandhi and “communalising” the mob lynching incident at Palghar in Maharastra.

COVID-19: Sarbananda Sonowal requests Conrad Sangma to ensure hassle-free transportation of vehicles

Guwahati/IBNS: In view of the situation created by COVID-19 and its fallout in the northeast, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday requested his Meghalaya counterpart Conrad Sangma to ensure hassle-free transportation of the vehicles carrying essential commodities from Guwahati to Barak Valley and vice versa through Meghalaya.

Meghalaya's first COVID-19 patient dies on Wednesday morning

Shillong/IBNS: Meghalaya's first COVID-19 patient died early on Wednesday morning, officials said. The 69-year-old doctor from Shillong who was recorded as the first COVID-19 positive patient of Meghalaya passed away. Dr  John L Sailo Ryntathiang had tested positive on Monday.

Meghalaya reports its first COVID-19 positive case

Guwahati/IBNS: Meghalaya reported its first COVID-19 positive case on Monday after a Shillong based doctor tested positive for COVID-19.

Coronavirus: Curfew extended in Meghalaya’s East Khasi Hills district

Shillong/UNI:  Curfew has been extended for the next four days from 0600 hours on Monday in Meghalaya’s East Khasi Hills district in view of the COVID-19 pandemic in the country.

Panic-stricken residents throng markets in Meghalaya

Shillong/UNI: Shops continue to remain closed and vehicles off the road on Day-2 of the 21-days nation-wide lockdown in Meghalaya on Thursday.

Meghalaya to observe Coronavirus Awareness Day on March 21

Guwahati/IBNS: Meghalaya will observe ‘Coronavirus Awareness Day’ on March 21.

Meghalaya: ULFA-I’s top leader manages to escape following fierce gunfight, huge cache of arms-ammo recovered

Guwahati/IBNS : Deputy Commander-in-Chief of banned outfit United Liberation Front of Asom – Independent (ULFA-I), Drishti Rajkhowa alias Manoj Rabha had a narrow escape in a fierce gunfight with security personnel in Meghalaya’s South Garo Hills district.