• 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.
    "At Home" Programme was hosted by the Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy at Raj Bhavan Shillong to Celebrate the 70th Republic Day of India on 26th January 2019. Various Dignities from all fields attended the Celebration.
  • 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.
    Meghalaya along with the rest of the Country Celebrated the 70th Republic Day on 26th January 2019 at Polo Ground, Shilong where the Hon'ble Governor Shri Tathagata Roy Unfurled the flag. Various Dignities from all fields attended the Celebration.
  • 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 Raj Bhavan, Shillong lit up in lights to Celebrates Republic Day.
  • 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 Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy attended the National Youth Day Celebration at Vivekananda Cultural Centre, Shillong on 12th January 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.
    25 NIT Students from Ngaland visits The Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy at Raj Bhavan, Shillong as part of their Integrated Tour on 12th January 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.
    The Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy attended the 156th Death Anniversary of Meghalaya's Freedom Fighter "U Kiang Nongbah" at Sein Raj, Shillong on 30th December 2018.
  • 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.
    50 Ladies from Assam Regiment Centre performed Christmas Carol Song before the Hon'ble Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy at Raj Bhavan, Shillong on 21st December 2018.
  • 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 Governor of Meghalaya, Shri Tathagata Roy planting a sapling at Raj Bhavan, Shillong on 17th December, 2018.



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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