The Assembly met at 10 A.M. with Speaker in the Chair.
The Governor was ushered into the Chamber with due ceremony. He commended his address immediately after the band played the National Anthem and concluded at 10.25 A.M.
The House was adjourned till 12 noon.
(After 12 noon)
Shri Korbar Singh (APHLC) moved the following motion, which was seconded by Shri S.G. Lyngdoh (APHLC):-
"That the members of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly assembled in this Session are deeply grateful to the Governor for the address which he has been pleased to deliver to this House today, the 11th March, 1983"
The Speaker announced the Report of the Business Advisory Committee and the Calendar for the current Session was approved on adoption of a motion under Rule 231 of the Rules of Procedure moved by Shri B.B. Lyngdoh, Chief Minister.
The Speaker nominated the following members to constitute the Panel of Chairmen :-
|(a)||Shri Rowell Lyngdoh,|
|(b)||Shri Albinstone M. Sangma,|
|(c)||Shri S.G. Lyngdoh,|
|(d)||Shri Prettingtone J. Sangma.|
The House referred to the demise of the following personages :-
|( I )||Shri Piloo Mody, M.P.|
|( II )||Shri Shankar Gupta, Minister of West Bengal.|
|( III )||Shri P.C. Ghosh, former Chief Minister of West Bengal.|
|( IV )||Shri Ujjal Singh, former Minister of Punjab and former Governor of Tamilnadu.|
The House observed silence for a minute in respectful memory of the departed souls.
The House stood adjourned till 10 A.M. on Monday, the 14th March, 1983.
Sd/- T. Cajee,
Meghalaya Legislative Assembly.