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The Hill State Movement - A highlight of the few leaders who brought about the Birth of Meghalaya (Hoover Hynniewta).

15/01/2022

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The Hill State Movement - A highlight of the few leaders who brought about the Birth of Meghalaya.
Hoover Hynniewta led the Black Flag protests for the Khasi Student Association and was an active voice for the youth movement during the fight for statehood. In the 1967 Assam Legislative Assembly he contested as a candidate from All Party Hill Leaders Conference (APHLC) and won from the Shillong Constituency. He was the first MP for the Lok Sabha from the hill states.
To know more about the leaders:
An overview of the Hill State Movement:
To know more about the timeline of the Hill State Movement:
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