8 interesting facts about newly elected chief minister of Meghalaya, Conrad Sangma

Posted March 09, 2018

Son of former Lok Sabha Speaker P.A. Sangma, Conrad is now a Lok Sabha member from Tura.

"We want the NPP to take the initiative and the BJP will provide full cooperation. We have come to express our support to the regional parties to form a non-Congress Government", Rijiju told PTI after coming out of Roy's residence here.

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Wednesday allotted portfolios to the newly inducted ministers, while keeping several, including finance, personnel and planning, with himself.

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Following the meeting with Prasad, NPP leader Conrad Sangma said that his party was committed to the development of the state and its people.

In Nagaland, BJP with its coalition partner NDPP has staked claim to form the government in the state.

The swear-in ceremony of the 12th Chief Minister of Meghalaya reportedly took place in the presence of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP chief Amit Shah. BJP's performance, netting over 15% of the vote in Nagaland and almost 10% in Meghalaya, also reveals that toning down its Hindutva agenda in the north-east earned traction with voters.

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The National People's Party (NPP) will form a non-Congress government with the support of three regional parties, the BJP and one independent MLA. A Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) candidate was killed in an IED blast, resulting in countermanding of the polls in one seat.

Meghalaya is the second state, after Goa, where the Congress has not been able to stitch a coalition in time despite emerging as the largest single party. After night-long negotiations, NPP and BJP managed to win over legislators from three regional parties and an independent.

On Monday, Ardent Basaiawmoit, president of the HSPDP objected to Conard Sangma, a Lok Sabha member, being named to be the alliance's chief minister, without consulting all constituents. But the party's effective strength is 20 since outgoing chief minister Mukul Sangma had won from two seats. It is now in power in Assam, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh and is going to form governments in Tripura, Nagaland and perhaps Meghalaya.

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Political drama continues in Meghalaya hours ahead of the swearing-in ceremony of the new government in the state on Tuesday.