NEW DELHI, Aug 3 - Congress President Sonia Gandhi yesterday approved the 10-member Meghalaya Pradesh Election Committee with DD Lapang as its president while Chief Minister Mukul Sangma will be part of it.
The other eight members of the Committee are Debora C Marak, MM Danggo, RC Laloo, Kennedy C Khyriem, Cherak W Momin, Charles Pyngrope, RV Lyngdoh and Joplin Scott Shylla, a statement from AICC general secretary Janardan Dwivedi said.
Elections to the 60-member Meghalaya Assembly would be held early next year. The tenure of the current Assembly ruled by Congress is ending on March 6, 2018. � PTI