FROM A REPORTER
SHILLONG, Apr 25: Members of the Hynniewtrep Peoples Federation (HPF), Ri-Bhoi district on Tuesday erased the me Barapani from two signboards located in Mawkhanu and Bhoirymbong Nongtraw village in East Khasi Hills district. The Federation while erasing the me Barapani from the signboards, later replaced it with ancient me Umiam.
After meeting the general mager of NHAI, which not fruitful, the leaders of the Federation took upon themselves to resolve the matter.
The Federation has warned all concerned no to try to change the mes of locations which was given by the indigenous ancestors of the land.