Shillong, March 31: HP Offlyn Dohling was on Saturday re-elected as the Rangbah Shnong of Malki unopposed, who was earlier forced to step down for his alleged involvement in a controversial case.
The pubic gathered at Malki Ground, belonging to various localities of Malki, in one voice agreed to unanimously re – elect Dohling as their Rangbah Shnong.
Mentionably, An Election Sub Committee was entrusted with the task of electing the new Rangbah Shnong of Malki, the post of which was left vacant after Dohling had stepped down few months back. Dr Jemino Mawthoh was the Convener of the Sub Committee.
The public meeting on Saturday was presided over by Dr Mawthoh who gave a detailed report of the entire process followed by the Sub Committee constituted for the purpose.
Further, the meeting also took a decision to adopt the Constitution for the effective functioning of the Dorbar Shnong Malki. The Executive Committee of the Dorbar Shnong will also take necessary action on all matters pertaining to the interest of the public of Malki as a whole.
The Sub Committee constituted specifically for the conduct of Election of the Rangbah Shnong Malki stands dissolved on this day.
It may be mentioned that during the period when nominations for the post of Rangbah Shnong of Malki were called, three names had been proposed, Mastor Sing Nongkynrih, Tailor Nongkhlaw and Wanlum Nongpieur. However, they all withdrew their names later.
Also, Rangbah Shnong of Dorbar Shnong Greater Keating Road, R Blah, on behalf of Greater Keating Road has conveyed his best wishes to Dohling for being re-elected as the Rangbah Shnong of Malki and look upon him to be a guiding light for all other Dorbar Shnongs and also be re-inducted to Synjuk ki Rangbah Shnong.