Meghalaya: Prestone slams Mukul over ‘anti govt remark’, reminds LO of ‘bloody’ MBoSE issue
SHILLONG | DEC 17, 2019:
While lambasting former Chief Minister and Congress Legislature Party (CLP), Dr Mukul Sangma for his criticism against the present MDA Government, Deputy Chief Minister, Prestone Tynsong said that the people of the state have not forgotten how Dr Mukul Sangma had mishandled the situation during the MBoSE issue when he was the Home Minister.
"It is still fresh in the minds of the people how nine innocent precious were killed due to the indiscriminate police firing at Tura and Williamnagar during the MBOSE issue. He (Dr Mukul) was even drop from the Cabinet at the point of time. I don't think it is right for the former Chief Minister to question the MDA Government," Tynsong told reporters on Monday.
He said that the people of the state are appreciating over the way the State Government has handle the present situation. "One may recall that even during the 'Them Metor' issue last year we have ensured that there was maximum restrain from the police. The injury of police personnel were more compared to the general public during the 'Them Metor' issue," Deputy Chief Minister said.