Shillong ( Meghalaya) , Sep 18 : Former MLA of Nongpoh, Constantine Lyngdoh who was best known for defeating Former CM D. D Lapang in 1993 passed away today at Civil Hospital here .
He defeated former chief minister Dr DD Lapang in 1993 from HSPDP party.
Lapang had won every election from Nongpoh except when Constantine Lyngdoh defeated him in the 1993 Assembly elections.
Late Lyngdoh was a lawyer by profession .
The funeral of late Lyngdog will be held on September 20.
Newly elected Meghalaya Assembly Speaker, Metbah Lyngdoh has expressed deep sorrow and sadness on the untimely demise of Lyngdoh.
In his condolence message, the speaker on behalf of the Members of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly conveyed heartfelt condolences to the family members, and prayed that his soul may rest in peace.