MEGHALAYA LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY

( MARCH SESSION, 1971 ).

BULLETIN NO.4.

Thursday, the 25th March, 1971.

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        The Assembly met at 10 A.M. The day was devoted for transaction of Government Business.

QUESTIONS.

        Starred Question No.1 was replied to.

DEBATE ON GOVERNOR'S ADDRESS

        The debate on Governor's Address was then resumed. The following hon. Members took part in the debate :-

1)

 Mr. Monbahadur Newar,

2)

 Mr. Brojendra Sangma,

3)

 Mr. Khelaram Barman,

4)

 Mrs. Maysalin War,

5)

 Mr. Singjan Sangma,

6)

 Mr. Alwot Berry Diengdoh,

7)

 Mr. E.B. Lyngdoh,

8)

 Mr. Nurul Islam,

9)

 Mr. S.J. Duncan.

        In addition the following Hon'ble Ministers took part in the debates clarifying some points raised by hon. Members in respect of the respective Ministers Department.

1)

 Mr. E. Bareh, Minister of P.W.D.,

2)

 Mr. Stanley D.D. Nichols-Roy, Minister of Industries and Supply.,

3)

 Mr. Sandford Marak, Minister of Education and Health.

        The Chief Minister then replied to the various points raised in the discussion in about one hour time. He also thanked the Hon. Members for being patiently hearing him throughout.

        Then the Speaker put the Motion of Thanks to vote given notice by Mr. D.D. Pugh on the 22nd March, 1971 in reply to the Governor's Address on that day. The Motion was adopted unanimously.

GOVERNMENT RESOLUTION.

        Shri S.D.D. Nichols-Roy, Minister, Industries moved a Resolution for approval of an expenditure of Rs.24,000.00 under the head "34-Industries-III-Major Industries" by re-appropriation from the Savings from the sanctioned grant.

        The Resolution was put in the House and adopted.

ADJOURNMENT.

        The House stood adjourned at 5 p.m. till 9 P.M. on Friday, the 26th March, 1971.

( N.C. HANDIQUE ),

SHILLONG,

Secretary,

The 25th March, 1971.

Meghalaya Legislative Assembly.

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