Shillong: the CEM of Khasi Hills Automous District Council bah Latiplang Kharkongor has sent a circular to all MDCs to attend the General Council which will be held on the 16th January, 2020 to discuss on matters of Sixth Schedule Amendment Bill before he meets the Chairman of Parliamentary Standing Commitee Shri Anand Sharma on the 19th of this month in Guwahati.
Speaking to media persons the CEM said that the sole purpose of
this general meeting is that as a Council there should be one voice on any
aspect whether to change or to retain. According to the CEM what lies before
the Council is to state with one voice on issues like number of MDCs to be 37
in total. Of these, 35 will be elected and two nominated one from each gender.
Further, there should be no extra ethnic representation other than what it has