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Conrad Kongkal Sangma

Conrad Kongkal Sangma

Biography

Conrad Kongkal Sangma is the son of the former chief minister of Meghalaya Mr P.A.Sangma. He became active in politics just after his completion of studies. He completed a bachelor's degree in business administration in entrepreneurial management from Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He completed his MBA in finance from Imperial College London. He started his political career by contesting in 2004 Assembly election but lost by a short margin of 182 votes. In next Assembly election held in 2008, he elected to assembly along with his brother. After the death of his father in 2016 march, he became the president of National's People's Party (NPP). Then he was elected to 16th Lokasabha from Tura constituency. In 2018 assembly election, his party won 19 seats and formed coalition govt with other small parties and Became the Chief Minister of Meghalaya. He also holds Finance Ministry portfolio in present government. He had a brother and two sisters. His brother James and sister Agatha are also politicians.

Personal Life

Full Name Conrad Kongkal Sangma
Date of Birth 27 Jan 1978 (Age 42)
Place of Birth Tura, West Garo Hills, Meghalaya
Party name Nationalist Congress Party
Education
Profession Political and Social Worker Businessperson
Father's Name Shri Purno Agitok Sangma
Mother's Name Smt. Soradini Kongkal Sangma
Spouse's Name Smt. Mehtab Agitok Sangma
Spouse's Profession Doctor
No of Daughters 2

Contact

Permanent address Walbakgiri, P.O. Tura,Distt. West Garo Hills, Meghalaya09856001009 (M)
Present address 34, A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Road,New Delhi - 110 011Tels: (011) 23794977, 23010123, 07042100009(M)Fax: (011) 2394977
Contact number 9856001009
Email conradsangma@gmail.com
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Interesting Facts

Sangma and his brother older brother James Started the political career at the same time by being elected to the Meghalaya assembly in 2008. He presented his first annual budget for Meghalaya within 10 days of debuting as a minister in 2008.

Political Timeline

  • 2018
    He contested in 2018 Meghalaya assembly election form Tura Constituency and he became the 12th Chief Minister of Meghalaya.
  • 2016
    Elected to 16th Lok Sabha in a bye-election from Tura constituency and registered a glorious victory by a margin of 1.92 lakh votes.
  • 2009
    Became Leader of Opposition, Meghalaya Legislative Assembly till 2013.
  • 2008
    He was elected to Meghalaya Assembly from Selsella constituency. He defeated Clement Marak.
  • 2008
    He was inducted in the state cabinet and got responsibilities of Finance, Power, Tourism, GAD and IT Ministry.
  • 2003
    He contested his first election in 2003 from Selsella constituency. He lost against Clement Marak by 182 votes.
  • 1990s
    Conrad Kongkal Sangma started his political career as the campaign manager for Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and helped his father P A Sangama.
  • 2016
    He became a Member of Standing Committee on Energy in Sep 2016.

Early Life

  • 2009 May
    Sangma married Mehtab Chandee, a doctor by profession.
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Disclaimer: The information relating to the candidate is an archive based on the self-declared affidavit filed at the time of elections. The current status may be different. For the latest on the candidate kindly refer to the affidavit filed by the candidate with the Election Commission of India in the recent election.

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