By Lamphrang Nongspung | SHILLONG | Oct 18, 2019:
Meghalaya Health and Family Welfare Minister, Alexander Laloo Hek today said that the decision to remove NEIGRIHMS director, Dr D.M. Thappa was a collective decision of the Governing Council headed by Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Harsh Vardhan.
"All the members of the Governing Council wanted the removal of the director. The voice to remove Dr. Thappa in the Governing Council was a unanimous one. None of the members had stood in favour of the director," Hek said here on Friday.
He further said that the director was given an opportunity to present his case in-front of the members of the Governing Council. "The decision was taken after hearing the director," Meghalaya Health and Family Welfare Minister said.