By Francis Khongwar
Shillong (Meghalaya), Jan 29 : The National People’s Party today felicitated the newly elected NPP state youth wing President , Kitborlang Nongrem.
The felicitation programme was held at the NPP Office here in presence of party members.
Speaking to the media, Nongrem said that his top priority would be to strengthen the party and also to create brotherhood between the Khasi and Garo communities.
“To begin with, we will go for a massive enrollment drive , in which, the new as well the old members would enroll in the party,” Nongrem said .
Nongrem also said that he was in favour of implementation of Inner Line Permit in Meghalaya for which a resolution has already been passed in the state Assembly and would urge the centre for its implementation in the state as NPP is in favor of ILP .
When asked to comment on the present job reservation policy in the state, Nongrem refused to comment, stating that there are higher authorities in the party who are in a better position to answer the question . He however, added that in a democratic country like India, everyone has the right to make a demand.