Dopunkar Roy appointed new CM of Meghalaya

March 19th, 2008 - 2:28 pm ICT by admin  

Shillong, Mar 19 (ANI): Meghalaya Progressive Alliance leader Donkupar Roy has been appointed by Meghalaya Governor S S Sidhu as the States Chief Minister.
Roy will be sworn in later this evening.
Roy will replace D D Lapang who had resigned from the post of CM this morning due to lack of party support.
Lapang told reporters this morning, Meghalaya Progressive Alliance (MPA) is a bundle of contradictions and will last only three months, and I am sure that the Congress will be back.” (ANI)

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