Meghalaya primarily belongs to three Tribes: Khasi, Jaintia and Garos. The political structure of the state is very much rooted and with utmost peaceful manner the state runs its all districts.
There has been a huge hard work of many political leaders associated with the formation of Meghalaya as a full-fledged recognized Indian State. The Chief Minister of the state are appointed as per the Constitution of India, so following are the most famous political leaders of Meghalaya.
B. B. Lyngdoh: – BringtonBuhai Lyngdoh, was one of the longest serving Chief Minister of Meghalaya. He is termed as the father of the coalition politics where he gave a tough fight by being in opposition to Congress Party, which ruled Indian Central Government for most of Lyngdoh’s CM in his state.Brington stands as the most famous political leader in Meghalaya.
E. K. Mawlong: – Mawlong has served as the Chief Minister of Meghalaya from March 8 2000 until
December 8 2001.He is the mind behind the formation of United Democratic Party in Meghalaya and even was its President.
D. D. Lapang: – Lapang is the former Chief Minister of Meghalaya. He was in the office from 5 February 1992 to 19 February 1993.
Donkupar Roy: – Roy an Indian politician has served formerly as the Chief Minister of Meghalaya from 19 March 2008 – 19 March 2009. He is also the Head of the United Democratic Party, a political party which is recognized in Maharashtra.
MukulSangma: – A politician from The Indian National Congress, Mukul has served as the former Chief Minister of Meghalaya. He was in the office for a brief period of time i.e. from 20 April 2010 to 6 March 2018. This distinguishes him to be one of the top 10 famous political leaders OF Meghalaya.
Conrad Sangma: – Conrad is the current Chief Minister of Meghalaya. He was the President of National People’s Party in 2016 succeeding his father Purno Sangma.
P A Sangma: – A famous Indian Politician who served as the speaker of Lok Sabha for 2 years, i.e. 1996-1998 and was the Chief Minister of Meghalaya for more than 10 years. He truly stands as the most famous political leaders of Meghalaya.