Meghalaya (UK: / m eɪ ˈ ɡ ɑː l ə j ə /, US: / ˌ m eɪ ɡ ə ˈ l eɪ ə /) (meaning "abode of clouds"; from Sanskrit megha, "cloud" + ā-laya, "abode") is a state in Northeast India.Meghalaya was formed by carving out two districts from the state of Assam: the United Khasi Hills and Jaintia Hills, and the Garo Hills on 21 January 1972. The population of Meghalaya as of 2016 is
Mar 27, 2021 By Our Reporter. Shillong, Mar 26: West Khasi Hills stormed to a 99-run victory over South West Khasi Hills on the second day of the Meghalaya Cricket Association’s Inter District U-19 Girls Cricket Tournament 2021 in Nongstoin today.The other match, also in Group B, saw Shillong Cricket Association defeat South Garo Hills by the narrower margin of 27 runs.
The Khasi people are an indigenous ethnic group of Meghalaya in north-eastern India with a significant population in the bordering state of Assam, and in certain parts of Bangladesh.The Khasi people form the majority of the population of the eastern part of Meghalaya, and is the state's largest community, with around 48% of the population of Meghalaya.
About District. East Jaintia Hills District is one of the 11 (eleven) districts of the state of Meghalaya. With the bifurcation of the erstwhile Jaintia Hills District into East and West Jaintia Hills District, East Jaintia Hills District came into existence on 31st July 2012 with its Head Quarter at Khliehriat.
Commissioner and Secretary, R&DM Department, Smt. Ripnar Lyngdoh, IAS felicitated the frontline and COVID warriors of East Khasi Hills District at Shillong Club in the presence of Ms. Isawanda Laloo, IAS, DC & Chairperson DDMA, EKH District on 09.04.2021. Agriculture Minister, Shri.
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ABOUT DISTRICT. West Jaintia Hills District is one of the 11 (eleven) districts of the state of Meghalaya. With the bifurcation of the erstwhile Jaintia Hills District into East and West Jaintia Hills District, West Jaintia Hills District came into existence on 31st July 2012 with its Head Quarter at Jowai.
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The number of Divisional offices were five number in Khasi Hills, two number in Garo Hills and one at Jowai with minimum number of Sub-Divisional offices. The Government of Meghalaya realized the urgent need of creating a good road network, as in this landlocked hilly State, the only mode of
SHILLONG, April 22: The state recorded 180 fresh COVID-19 cases on Thursday, taking the total number of active cases to 1,131. Out of the 180 new cases, 118 were detected in East Khasi Hills, 31 in West Jaintia Hills, 14 in Ri Bhoi, 10 in
ABOUT DISTRICT. East Khasi Hills is one of the 11 (eleven) districts of the State of Meghalaya. The district occupies an area of 2,748 Sq. Kms. and it lies between 25°07” & 25°41” N Lat. and 91°21” & 92°09” E Long. bounded by Ri-Bhoi District on the north, Karbi Anglong District on the north east, Jaintia Hills district on the east, Bangladesh on the south and West Khasi Hills
Apr 19, 2021 meghalaya By By Our Reporter On Apr 19, 2021 Khyndai Lad wears a desolate look after the East Khasi Hills District Magistrate prohibited opening of shops and establishments on Sundays due to the spike in COVID-19 cases in Meghalaya.
Meghalaya—alaya (“abode”) and megha (“of the clouds”)—occupies a mountainous plateau of great scenic beauty. It became a state in 1972. Area 8,660 square miles (22,429 square km). Pop. (2011) 2,964,007. Land Relief and drainage. Meghalaya is an upland area formed by a detached block of the Deccan plateau. Its summits vary in elevation from 4,000 to 6,000 feet (1,220 to 1,830 metres).
Apr 08, 2021 President urged to restrain NEHU VC’s ‘power abuse’ SHILLONG, April 7: The Meghalaya Tribal Teachers’ Association (MeTTA), North-Eastern Hill University Teachers’ Association (NEHUTA) and Meghalaya Confederation for Academic Welfare (MeCAW) have jointly moved President Ram Nath Kovind, seeking check on the alleged abuse of power by vice chancellor Prof SK
Aug 22, 2014 The village of Mawsynram, claiming to have the highest average rainfall on Earth. Perched atop a ridge in the Khasi Hills of India's northeast, the