SHILLONG, March 28 – The Ministers and officials of the Meghalaya Government today assembled to pay tribute to former Union Minister late Paty Ripple Kyndiah at a condolence meeting in the Main Secretariat here.
Meghalaya Ministers and officials observing two minutes’ silence during the condolence meeting of late PR Kyndiah at Main Secretariat in Shillong on Saturday. – UB Photos
A State funeral function for the departed leader will be held at Garrison Ground here on Sunday at 2.30 pm.
The meeting, chaired by Deputy Chief Minister RC Laloo, placed on record a deep sense of loss over the demise of Kyndiah.
Addressing the meeting, Laloo said it was through the counsel of Kyndiah that he was able to come back to the political circles after a long gap of 10 years.
Chief Adviser to the Government, DD Lapang called Late Kyndiah “a stalwart of the State and of the nation, who never surrendered to problems and challenges” and spoke of his successes and achievements in his long political career. – PTI