Meghala congress became single largest party in assembly after Ampati win

Vastavam web: The opposition Congress on Thursday became the single largest party in Meghalaya after its candidate Miani D Shira won the bye-election from Ampati Assembly seat.“INC candidate Miani D Shira won by 3191 votes. She secured 14,259 votes against a total of 11,069 votes polled by NPP candidate Clement G Momin,” Chief Electoral Officer F R Kharkongor told.After today’s win, the Congress has 21 MLAs in the 60-member Assembly, one MLA more than the NPP, which is leading the coalition government with the support of the regional parties and the BJP.