• Martyr's Day
    Martyrs' Day, also known as Shaheed Diwas, is observed at Raj Bhavan, Shillong on the 30th January, 2023.
  • Swearing in Ceremony
    Hon'ble Governor Brig. (Dr) B. D. Mishra virtually inaugurated a ninety-four room, double-bedded girl’s hostel at NEHU, Tura, on the 03rd January, 2023.
  • Swearing in Ceremony
    Hon'ble Governor Brig. (Dr) B. D. Mishra addressed the 48th Advance Professional Programme in Public Administration at Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA), New Delhi on the 20th December, 2022.
  • Cherry blossom tree plantation
    Hon'ble Governor Brig. (Dr) B. D. Mishra participated in the golden jubilee celebration of North Eastern Council (NEC) at Shillong on the 18th December, 2022.Hon’ble Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister and Chairman NEC Shri Amit Shah graced the occasion.


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....


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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