• search

Meghalaya govt seeks clarification on controversial MBOSE Bill

Written by: Staff

Shillong, Apr 19 (UNI) Governor M M Jacob has returned the Meghalaya Board of School Education Bill 2006 to the government seeking clarification on some issues.

The controversial Bill was passed in the state assembly on March 24 that sought to restructure the Meghalaya Board of School Education (MBOSE).

The Bill proposes setting up of a regional MBOSE office in Shillong in addition to its existing headquarters at Tura in the Garo Hills.

The Bill was passed amid uproar by the NCP members in the House which later triggered sporadic violence in three Garo Hills districts.

The Governor returned the Bill seeking clarification whether the officials mentioned in the Bill would operate from the headquarters at Tura and whether the draft rules of the Bill had been finalised, said a Raj Bhavan communique today.


For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more