• The Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy has Inuagurated the College Compound and Outdoor Library of Khadsawphra College at Mairang, West Khasi Hill on 7th December, 2018.
    The World Red Cross Day was Celebrated at Raj Bhavan, Shillong in the presence of the Hon'ble Governor of Meghalaya Shri Tathagata Roy on 8th May 2019.
  • The Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy has Inuagurated the College Compound and Outdoor Library of Khadsawphra College at Mairang, West Khasi Hill on 7th December, 2018.
    Hon'ble Governor Shri Tathagata Roy hosted a Musical Evening as part of a tribute to the armed forces at Raj Bhavan, Shillong on 30th March 2019 where various dignitaries of Meghalaya attended the function. 
  • The Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy has Inuagurated the College Compound and Outdoor Library of Khadsawphra College at Mairang, West Khasi Hill on 7th December, 2018.
    Hon'ble Governor Shri Tathagata Roy attended the National and Independence Day Celebration of Bangladesh at Asian Confluence Hall, Shillong on 26th March 2019.
  • The Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy has Inuagurated the College Compound and Outdoor Library of Khadsawphra College at Mairang, West Khasi Hill on 7th December, 2018.
    Hon'ble Governor of Odisha Shri Ganeshi Lal called on the Hon'ble Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy at Raj Bhavan, Shillong on 25th March 2019.
  • The Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy has Inuagurated the College Compound and Outdoor Library of Khadsawphra College at Mairang, West Khasi Hill on 7th December, 2018.
    Hon'ble Governor Shri Tathagata Roy attended the Assam Rifles Annual Seminar 2019 at the Director General of Assam Rifles, Laitkor on 25th March 2019.
  • The Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy has Inuagurated the College Compound and Outdoor Library of Khadsawphra College at Mairang, West Khasi Hill on 7th December, 2018.
    Hon'ble Governor Shri Tathagata Roy attended the Academic Award Ceremony of Institute of Hotel Management, Shillong at Mawkasiang on 18th March 2019 and handed over the award to the awardees.



Introduction:

The Raj Bhawan, Meghalaya, formerly known as Goverment House, is the official residence of the Governor of Meghalaya. It is located in the capital city of Shillong, Meghalaya. Spread over an area of 30.67 acres, the Raj Bhawan, Meghalaya consist of three blocks, namely, Main bouild, Kitchen Garden and Staff Quarter. The compound is surrounded with green lawns, flowers beds, trees, water fountain and Monoliths (Mawbynna) which add traditional and cultural value to the indegineous local people.

The entrance gate of Raj Bhavan is well-designed sandstone pillars and iron bars that have remained ever imposing. continue....

History:

Shillong was selected as the capital of the Provincial Government in the year 1874 when Assam was carved out from Bengal as Chief Commissionership. Before that, it had already been the headquarters of the then Khasi and  Jaintia Hills district for some years. Lieutenant Colonel  Richard H. Keatinge, was the first Chief Commissioner of Assam. The private house of the Deputy Commissioner became the Chief Commissioner’s Residency in Shillong and came to be known as the Government House. It was a  stone building like most of the other houses in Shillong and had a corrugated iron roof continue....

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