The JCILPS demanded that the cut-off base year for identifying non-indigenous people/outsiders/non Manipuris should be January 1, 1951.
Chief Minister Biren Singh said the state has earned a sum of Rs 25,278,000 from the permit system
In Shillong, the candlelight vigil will take place at Madan Malki from 3 pm to 6 pm.
Alleging that the state government was caught sleeping over the ILP issue, Congress leader Mukul Sangma said that CLP had to pull up the state government in the last Assembly session.
The Confederation of Meghalaya Social Organizations said that the Centre has failed to respect the decision of the 60 MLAs by delaying to approve the resolution on ILP passed in the state Assembly in 2019.
CAA is a deadly virus and we are demanding a cure from the centre to immediately implement ILP in Meghalaya, Khasi Students Union chief Lambokstarwell Marngar said.
“The delay to implement the ILP is a clear indication that there is total lack of political will on the part of the Centre and not that it needs time to examine the proposal,” chairman of Confederation of Meghalaya Social Organizations (CoMSO) Robertjune Kharjahrin said.
The state government suspended the issuance of ILP on March 18 as a measure to prevent the outbreak of COVID-19 from reaching the state.