Regulatory policy

Adelbert proposes resolutions on border memorandum of understanding and job quota policy

SHILLONG, September 11: Khun Hynniewtrep National Awakening Movement (KHNAM) lawmaker Adelbert Nongrum said on Sunday he had proposed a resolution to oppose the memorandum of understanding signed between Meghalaya and Assam in March to resolve the interstate border dispute in six of the 12 “zones”. of the difference”.
“The NPP-led MDA government has refused to review the MoU despite strong opposition from stakeholders, especially people residing in border villages,” Nongrum said, adding that the government cannot resolve the dispute. interstate border crossing by not respecting the feelings of the people. .
Nongrum also said he would file a resolution for the state reservation policy review.
KHNAM’s sole MP also informed that he had proposed a resolution on the problems faced by teachers in the state.
“It is unfortunate that teachers are suffering because the government has not paid their salaries on time,” he said.
Nongrum further said that he has proposed a fourth resolution on the roster system as there is confusion over how the government is going to enforce it and another seeking to scrap the Meghalaya Gambling Regulation Act 2021 as well. than the plan to create a casino. in the Khanapara region.
“I will also be asking about the report of the Board of Inquiry into the death of former HNLC leader Cheristerfield Thangkhiew,” Nongrum added.
He castigated the state government for taking out loans from various external bodies, which puts a greater burden on the state treasury. “My question is how will the government repay these loans when it has failed to stop the revenue leakages,” Nongrum said.