Meghalaya is known for the frequent change of leadership at the helm of affairs. State politics have always been vibrant due to multiple political parties forming the government. The 9th Assembly with Indian National Congress (INC) leading the House of 60 by winning 29 seats vowed to follow the Congress manifesto as assured during the election. The new government need not adopt the Common Minimum Programme as it usually does to keep the coalition government alive. The mandate of the people is now rest on the shoulder of the new government expecting sea change and stability as the state turns 50 years old by 2022, just a decade away.