• 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 Installation Ceremony of District Governor, Rotary International District 3240 at Pinewood Hotel, Shillong on 29th June 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 Assam Rifles Medal Investiture Ceremony was held at Raj Bhavan, Shillong on 28th June 2019 where 14 Personnel of Assam Rifles (AR) were conferred with the Governor’s Gold and Silver Medals.
  • 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 Inaugurated Shri Chintpurni Mandir at Harijan Colony, Laitumkhrah on 28th June 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 International Yoga Day Celebration at Shri Aurobindo Ashram (SAIICS ), Shillong on 21st June 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.
    22 Probationers IPS officer meets the Hon'ble Governor Shri Tathagata Roy at Raj Bhavan, Shillong on 18th June 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 handed over the computer gift to the student during the Certificate Awarding Function at Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Cultural Centre, Shillong on 08th June 2019.



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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