SHILLONG: Meghalaya chief minister presided over the first cabinet meeting in Shillong hours after allocating the portfolios on Wednesday.
Sangma himself holds Planning, Finance, Personnel, Taxation departments and allocates Prestone Tynsong -PWD (Roads), Animal and Husbandry Veterinary, Housing, Labour and Parliamentary Affairs.
A. L Hek gets Health Family Welfare, IPR, Arts and Culture while Sniawbhalang Dhar will be the minister for Transport, Industries, Soil and Water Resources while James Sangma will look after home, Food and Civil Supplies, Power, District Council Affairs and Law departments.
Comingone Ymbon will be the PWD (Building) in addition to GAD, Fisheries while Lakmen Rymbui will look after Border Area Development, Education Literacy and Higher Technical, Forest and Environment.
Kyrmen Shylla gets Revenue and Disaster, Social Welfare and Banteidor Lyngdoh is the Sports and Youth Affairs minister who will hold Agriculture and Horticulture departments.
Hamletson Dohling will be Urban & Affairs minister who will also look after IT.
Samlin Malngiang gets PHE department.