Shillong (Meghalaya) , Aug 31: Meghalaya Governor , Satya Pal Malik and state Chief Minister Conrad Sangma has expressed their heartfelt condolences and grief on the death of Pranab Mukherjee, Former President of India.
They described Pranab Mukherjee as not just a revered Head of the State but also a distinguished Parliamentarian, an able administrator and a fine gentleman. They conveyed his deepest condolences to the bereaved family.
Governor , Satya Pal Malik in a condolence message to his son Abhijit Mukherjee said “I am deeply saddened and grieved to hear of the demise of your father, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Former President of India. In his death our country has lost a respected leader who was not only a revered Head of the State but also a distinguished Parliamentarian, an able administrator and a fine gentleman. His numerous contributions will be long remembered by the people.
I convey my deepest condolences to you and all the family members in this hour of bereavement. I pray to the Almighty for eternal peace of the departed soul.”
Chief Minister , Conrad Sangma tweeted , “My Father (L) Sh Purno A. Sangma & (L) Sh #PranabMukherjee Ji not only shared the race towards the Presidential chair but also shared a friendship of mutual respect. He was a great statesman who was spoken highly of by my late Father. His demise is a huge loss to our country. May his soul rest in eternal peace.