The Assembly met at 9.30 A.M. with the Speaker in the Chair.
Unstarred Questions No.62-65, with supplementaries thereto were disposed of. Answers to Unstarred Questions No.66-67 were laid on the Members' table.
The Speaker read out the letter which he had received from the Governor of Meghalaya with regard to the Motion of Thanks on the Governor's Address which was passed by the House on March 18, 1976, and duly communicated to the Governor.
The Chief Minister replied to the discussion on Cut Motion No.2 to Grant No.18 which was deliberated at length on the previous day. The Cut Motion was put to voice vote and lost. Thereafter Grant No.18 was passed.
The House also passed Grant No.19-20.
All the Cut Motions in respect of these Grants were withdrawn by leave of the House after adequate reply from the Ministers concerned.
Discussion on Cut Motions relating to Grant No.21 could not be concluded and hence stood deferred till the following day.
The House was adjourned by the Chairman, Shri H. Hadem, who was then presiding, till 9.30 A.M. on Friday, March 26, 1976.
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Memo. No. AS (SB) 6/MLA/76/1663-1863., Dt. Shillong, the 27th March, 1976.