Justice Raffiq, 59, succeeds Ajay Kumar Mittal who is now the Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court.
Justice Muhammad Raffiq will be sworn in as Chief Justice of Meghalaya High Court on Wednesday, an official said on Tuesday.
Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong said the amended Act would come into force with immediate effect and regularized in the next Assembly session.
Balajied Kupar Synrem surpassed the cumulative winning margin of Roy over last seven terms from the Shella constituency.
While Synrem has garnered 10,586 votes, Kharpuri has secured 5,162 votes, as per the latest trends.
The statement noted that CM Sangma also submitted a proposal amounting to about a thousand crore to the PM Narendra Modi.
The Jaintia Students’ Union had alleged that the idol’s installation was hurting the sentiments of students and staffs belonging to other faiths and demanded its removal.
NIT-Meghalaya director, BB Biswal, told this newspaper that the idol would be removed on Monday as it was hurting the sentiments of some groups of people belonging to other faiths.
The State government on Wednesday transferred APSRTC vice-chairman and managing director NV Surendra Babu and directed him to report to the DGP office.
BEE Natural Honey, which won the prestigious SIAL India Food Innovation Award 2019, doesn’t allow human interference for production.
He carries home the vegetables in a traditional bamboo basket which will dangle from his shoulder. Inspired by him, some officers have also started walking the distance.
Quite an efficient, Meghalaya’s Tura MP Agatha Sangma, ex-LS speaker PA Sangma's daughter, got engaged to a doctor at a quiet ceremony held in the state’s Garo Hills on Saturday.
The statement by Sanjeev S Kalgaonkar comes in the wake of the recent collegium decision of transferring the Madras High Court Chief Justice V K Tahilramani to Meghalaya High Court.
Even as the bar ends the protest over recent transfer of the Chief Justice Vijaya K Tahilramani, there are dissenting voices calling for reforms in the Supreme Court's collegium system.
Expressing concern about exclusion of over 19 lakh people from the final NRC list in Assam, he said the Assam government assured him that genuine people from Meghalaya would not be affected.