The Assembly met at 9 A.M. with the Speaker in the Chair.
Starred Question No.5 and Unstarred Questions Nos.88, 89, 91, 92, 98, 99, 100 and 101 with supplementaries thereto were disposed of. Answers to Unstarred Questions Nos.87, 90, 93, 94, 95, 96 and 97 were laid on the Members' table.
The Chief Minister made a short statement elucidating his earlier reply to Unstarred Question No.71(c) put by Shri Dlosing Lyngdoh on 21.3.1975.
The House resumed further discussion on Grant No.6 which could not be concluded on 21.3.1975. Cut Motion No.3 in respect of this Grant was put to vote and was lost. Thereafter Grant No.6 was passed.
The House also passed Grants Nos.7 to 16 today. The Cut Motions in respect of Grants Nos.10 and 15 were not moved. All the other Cut Motions were withdrawn after due clarification from the Minister concerned. Grants Nos.7, 9, 11, 12, 13 and 14 were passed without any discussion. Cut Motion No.1 in respect of Grant No.17 was moved but the discussion could not be concluded for want of time.
The House was adjourned at 1 P.M. to meet again at 9 A.M. on Monday, the 24th March, 1975.
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Memo. No. AS (SB) 1/MLA/75/13888-14089., Dt. Shillong, the 25th March, 75.