|Senior scribe Varioustar Nongsiej passes away|
SHILLONG, May 23 - Senior journalist Varioustar Nongsiej, who was also the Editor of a local daily of Meghalaya, passed away last night.
Chief Minister Conrad Sangma, in a condolence message today, said he was “deeply saddened” by the demise of the senior journalist. “Nongsiej has displayed utmost professionalism with his factual and objective reporting,” Sangma said in the message.
Members of the Shillong Press Club also offered their condolences in a meeting held here this afternoon.
Nongsiej was the Editor of the local daily, Kynjatshai and U Peitngor.