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Nongsiej sworn in as Meghalaya minister

Shillong, Sep 18 (UNI) Two-time United Democratic Party (UDP) legislator, H.Brolding Nongsiej took oath as minister of the Conrad K Sangma-led Meghalaya government at the Raj Bhavan in Shillong on Wednesday.
Nongsiej who represents Mawthadraishan Assembly constituency in West Khasi Hills, was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor, Tathagata Roy.
Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma, Home Minister James Sangma and other ministers besides Speaker Metbah Lyngdoh witnessed the swearing in ceremony.
With Nongsiej as minister, the only vacancy in the Cabinet has been filled up.
The UDP legislator replaced Metbah Lyngdoh who quit as minister on September 11 and got elected as Speaker of the Meghalaya Assembly on September 13.
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