32nd Annual Conference
Of North East Regional Chapter
Of Indian Association of Pathologists & Microbiologists
24th - 26th November, 2023


Tucked away in the north eastern side of the country, with abundant sunshine, virgin forests, high plateaus, tumbling waterfalls, crystal clear rivers, beautiful and hospitable people, Meghalaya is a destination for and all who love to travel.
The climate of Meghalaya is generally mild. In August the mean temperature at Shillong (in the Khasi Hills) is in the low 70s F (about 21–23 °C); it falls to the upper 40s F (about 8–10 °C) in January.

Shillong “The Abode of Clouds”

Shillong is a hill station in the northeastern part of India and the capital of Meghalaya. Which means “The  Abode of Clouds”. It is the head quarter of the East Khasi  Hills district. Shillong is the  330th most populous city in India with a population of 143,229 according to the 2011 census. It is said that the rolling hills around the town reminded the British of Scotland. Hence, they would also refer to it as the “Scotland of the East”.