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Posts published in “Day: December 6, 2018”

Garoland demand rends the air in city

HP NEWS SERVICE Shillong, Dec 5: The demand for creation of Garoland, to be carved out of Garo areas in western part of Meghalaya, reverberated in Shillong today. The Garo Hills State Movement Committee (GHSMC), a conglomeration of 30 Garo organisations, including the Garo National Council (GNC), a regional political party, held a rally at the Additional Secretariat parking lot demanding a Garoland state. Several Garo leaders, including former Chairman of the outlawed Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA), Champion Sangma, who now leads the A’chik Holistic Awakening Movement, participated in the peaceful rally. During the rally, slogans like “No State,…