SHILLONG: Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma said he would follow up on the construction of the 100-bed Mawkyrwat Community Health Center (CHC) which was inaugurated by former CM, Mukul Sangma in the year 2011.
The CM was visited by a delegation of Synjuk ki Seng Samla Shnong (SSSS), South West Khasi Hills District Unit led by its chairman, Wallambok Syiemiong on Thursday.
Speaking to reporters, Syiemiong said the Mawkyrwat CHC currently has 30 beds.
In terms of education, the Synjuk also demanded the government to upgrade the Sngap Syiem College, Mawkyrwat to Goverment College or Community College which was established in the year 1986, and to set up a Polytechnic and an ITI in the area.
The SSSS also demanded conversion of state roads that connects different villages of Mawphlang–Laitmawsiang-Mawkyrwat-Rangthong-Nongnah-Dirang- Khatphra (Ranikor) to National Highways.
Another demand of the SSSS is the completion of the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) road from Photjaud to Mawbidong which is over 5.5 km in length.