Shillong: The Congress Party in Meghalaya express its readiness to contest for the vacant post of Assembly Speaker.
Charles Pyngrope the Congress leader said that though not a majority Party yet Congress is ready to field candidate for the post. He reiterated that normally such post goes to the party with the largest number but it is also good to go for voting to get the best choice. However if the ruling party field a good choice the Congress will not be reluctant to give support..
It may be reminded that the untimely death of Dr. Donkupar Roy of the UDP an MDA partner has resulted to the Speaker post lying vacant. Therefore, parties are seen to making moves in proposing to select or elect the new one.