Nongpoh: Shri Paul Lyngdoh, EM Trade, KHADC yesterday inaugurated a Trade Branch in the Office of Raid Marwet Syiemship at Baridua, Ri Bhoi District to put a check on trade with no trading license.
Also present were other MDCs: Shri Victor Ranee, Shri Latiplang Kharkongor, Paiem Ainam Syiem, Acting Syiem ka Hima Mylliem, Ken Syiem Syiem of Raid Marwet, Shri Rayonald Kharkamni, Vice Vhairman ka Meghalaya State Planning Board, elders, priests and others.
Speaking in the occasion, the Syiem of Hima Mylliem, Syiem of Raid Marwet and others lauded the effort of the EM, Paul Lyngdoh for his sincere effort to set up the Trade Branch of District Council in this area where many illegal trade activities take place with no legal documents.
Syiem of Raid Marwet said that as the one who is incharge of the Raid with such rampant illegal trade activities the setting up of this branch is a relief long awaited. He believes that with this authorization by the District Council which is also an effective measures to curb such activities the inauguration of the Branch is a welcoming step in the right direction.
To conclude the function Shri Bah Paul Lyngdoh handed over all relevant documents to Shri Ken Syiem, Syiem of Raid Marwet, including an authorization letter.