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Agatha K Sangma
North East  /  Published 24.03.19

BJP names Tura candidate

The BJP on Sunday announced its candidate from the Tura parliamentary constituency, a day after the party’s state president Shibun Lyngdoh pledged support to former Union minister Agatha K. Sangma.S...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 22.03.19

Agatha, Vincent file papers

Congress MP Vincent H. Pala, who is seeking re-election for the third time from Shillong constituency, and former Union minister Agatha K. Sangma, who is looking to secure a third win from Tura, both ...
By Rining Lyngdoh and Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 11.12.19

No pressure to vote for bill, says Agatha

Tura Lok Sabha MP Agatha K. Sangma has claimed that there was “no pressure” from the BJP to vote in favour of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill while urging everyone to “read the bill before assu...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

India  /  Published 23.05.19

Agatha Sangma leads in Tura by 63526 votes

As of this evening, Agatha Sangma, the National People’s Party candidate, was leading by over 60,000 votes in the Tura constituency.Tura, from where she contested, is family turf for her. Her brothe...
By The Telegraph in

North East  /  Published 11.12.19

Northeast MPs seek exemption for entire region

A group of Parliamentarians from the Northeast demanded for the exemption of the entire region from the purview of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill from Union home minister Amit Shah.National People...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 10.12.19

Agatha justifies support to bill

A few hours before the Lok Sabha gave its nod to the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, a video was widely circulated on social media showing Tura MP Agatha K. Sangma speaking on the legislation.The first ...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 14.12.19

Shah to allay hill state fears after Xmas

Union home minister Amit Shah on Saturday assured the people of Meghalaya that their fears regarding the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 would be allayed after Christmas and reiterated the NDA gover...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 12.12.19

Black flags greet Conrad K. Sangma

Meghalaya witnessed several protests on Thursday against the passage of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, while chief minister Conrad K. Sangma was greeted with slogans and black flags in East Garo Hi...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 10.12.19

Meghalaya seeks stronger measures

The Meghalaya cabinet on Tuesday decided to approach the Centre to impress upon the need to have more strong measures to protect the state in the wake of the passage of the Citizenship Amendment Bill ...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 05.04.19

Agatha banks on ‘team effort’ for LS berth

Former Union minister Agatha K. Sangma has asserted that her election campaign was not a “one-man show” but a team effort in her bid to win a third parliamentary poll.The daughter of former Lok Sa...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Tura


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