United Democratic Party
North East  /  Published 15.08.21

Meghalaya home minister resigns

  Meghalaya Home Minister Lahkmen Rymbui resigned on Sunday amid violence in Shillong over the police shooting of a former militant. Rymbui also urged Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma to institut...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Shillong

North East  /  Published 23.03.19

BJP fields Shullai in Shillong

Meghalaya legislator Sanbor Shullai has been fielded by the BJP for the Lok Sabha polls from the Shillong parliamentary seat while the party has expressed support to the National People’s Party (NPP...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 22.09.19

UDP minister still awaits portfolio

United Democratic Party (UDP) legislator H. Brolding Nongsiej, who was sworn in as a member of the Conrad K. Sangma cabinet in Meghalaya last week, is still without a portfolio.Nongsiej was administer...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 28.07.19

Former Meghalaya CM Donkupar Roy passes away

Meghalaya Assembly Speaker and former chief minister Donkupar Roy passed away on Sunday at a hospital in Gurgaon. He was 64 and is survived by his wife and six children.Roy, a PhD in economics, who re...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 24.02.19

Cong spreading lies, says UDP

 The United Democratic Party (UDP) on Sunday exposed what it called the “double standards” of the Congress on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, and said the leaders and candidates of th...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong


North East  /  Published 30.01.19

Centre to meet NE chief ministers on bill

The Centre has invited the chief ministers of the Northeast for talks on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Friday, after 10 political parties from the region, most of them allies of the ruling...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 20.02.19

Meghalaya UDP to sever ties with Neda

The United Democratic Party (UDP) has decided to come out of the BJP-led North East Democratic Alliance (Neda) in protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019.The party will continue to be a...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 09.08.19

Lanong to lead UDP till panel formed

The United Democratic Party (UDP) has decided that its senior-most leader and former deputy chief minister Bindo M. Lanong will lead the party till the new central executive committee is constituted.A...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 07.09.19

UDP quartet joins BJP

Four elected members of the Jaiñtia Hills Autonomous District Council (JHADC) belonging to the United Democratic Party (UDP) joined the Meghalaya BJP on Saturday though the party had hoped to get alt...
By Rining Lyngdoh in Shillong

North East  /  Published 24.10.19

Voters’ love for Donkupar Roy passes to son

The United Democratic Party retained the Shella Assembly constituency after its candidate Balajied Kupar Synrem won the bypoll with a massive margin, thereby consolidating the strength of the Meghalay...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh


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