SOHRA | July 31, 2019:
Meghalaya on Wednesday bid tearful adieu to Assembly Speaker Dr Donkupar Roy Dkhar, who passed away in New Delhi on July 28 due to organ failure.
Thousands of people, ministers and other state’s officials attended the funeral service of Dr Roy in Sohra to pay their respect to the departed leader.
While delivering a eulogy, Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma choked on his words and cried when he said “I feel I have lost my father again.” Conrad lost his father, Late Purno A Sangma on March 2016.
Dr Roy’s mortal remains was laid to rest in his constituency — Shella.