The Assembly met at 10 A.M. with the Speaker in the Chair.
There was no question for reply.
The Minister for Civil Supplies, Shri Maham Singh, made a statement to the effect that preparations were under way for establishment of a petroleum depot at Mawiong near Shillong by the Indian Oil Corporation.
The Meghalaya Transfer of Land (Regulation) (Amendment) Bill, 1981, was introduced by Shri D.D. Lapang, Minister incharge of Revenue.
The House passed grants Nos.27, 28 and 1-19. The Cut Motions on grants Nos.27 were withdrawn after adequate reply by the Minister incharge while the cut motions on grants Nos.28 and 6 were not moved. The rest of the cut motions were guillotined at 12 noon.
The Meghalaya Appropriation (No. III) Bill, 1981, relating to the Budget was introduced by the Minister for instance, Shri Maham Singh.
The House was adjourned by the Deputy Speaker till 10 A.M. on Monday, March 30, 1981.
Sd/- D.S. KHONGDUP,
Meghalaya Legislative Assembly.