Shillong, Oct 29: The West Khasi Students Union (WKSU), Mawkyrwat held their first annual meeting on October 26 last at Mawkyrwat Mawlangwir Indoor stadium, Mawkyrwat.
During the meeting new office bearers of the organization were elected.
NEHU Vice Chancellor, Prof AN Rai graced the occasion as Chief Guest in the presence of Principal of Sngap Singh College, Prof Marboh, and others.
Speaking on the occasion, Prof Rai stressed on the studentâ€™s community to focus on studentsâ€™ related issues and refrain from agitation programme or other such pressure group activities. He urged them to put forward their keen interest towards the development of the upcoming youths through educational values.
Mentionably, the annual meet of the student Union is to strengthen its units across the West and South West Khasi Hills.
This was the first meeting of the students union after the creation of the South East Khasi Hills District from West Khasi Hills. As a unification of Unions in both the South and West Khasi Hills district, the Union has dropped the word “Hills” from its name, and rechristened the Union as â€˜West Khasi Students Unionâ€™ with Nongstoin as its headquarter.Â