President Pranab Mukherjee Accepts Resignation Of Meghalaya Governor V. Shanmuganathan

President Pranab Mukherjee today accepted the resignation of V Shanmuganathan as Governor of Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh, against whom allegations of “seriously compromising” the dignity of the gubernatorial office were levelled. In a statement from Rashtrapati Bhavan, Press Secretary to the President, Venu Rajamony said the President has accepted the resignation of Shanmuganathan. “The President … Read more

Meghalaya CM seeks Rajnath’s mediation on empowering tribals

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma has sought union Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s mediation on the two bills passed by two autonomous councils in the state to empower traditional institutions. Governor V. Shanmuganathan had referred the Khasi Hills Autonomous District (Village Administration) Bill, 2014, and the Jaintia Autonomous District Council (Establishment of Elaka and Village Election, Appointment, … Read more