Donkupar Roy, Meghalaya Assembly Speaker, passes away
Dr. Donkupar Roy (64), the current Meghalaya Assembly Speaker and former Chief Minister of the state, has passed away in Gurugram on July 28, 2019. Donkupar Roy – who headed the United Democratic Party (UDP) – was seen as one of the most influential politicians from the Khasi community. The UDP was a key partner in the Conrad Sangma’s National People’s Party-led Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government.
Topics: Conrad Sangma • Donkupar Roy • Government of Meghalaya • Meghalaya • Meghalaya Democratic Alliance • Meghalaya Legislative Assembly election • Meghalaya Progressive Alliance • Politics of Meghalaya • Sangma • State governments of India • United Democratic Party