Meeting decides to constitute review committee

SHILLONG, Feb 3: In a meeting between all the Autonomous District Council (ADC) CEM in the state held at the KHADC office on Friday, it was decided to first constitute a committee to avail suggestions from legal experts on the Rule 128 of Assam and Meghalaya Autonomous District (Constitution of District Councils). It may be mentioned that last year the during the District Council session it was assured in the floor of the house that amendment to the Act will be done after discussions with the other two ADCs in the state with an aim to provide necessary protection for the indigenous community. “In our meeting, we have decided to constitute a committee seeking all the ADCs to consult with their legal experts and at a later date we can hold another meeting to discuss on the matter,” he said.