H&TE Minister condoles


Dimapur, April 7: Minister for Higher & Technical Education, Temjen Imna Along Longkumer has condoled the demise of B Tekalong, one of the leading educationists from the Ao Naga community who passed away in Dimapur on April 6 at the age of 81.
In a condolence message, Temjen Imna Along stated that late Tekalong was an intellectual who devoted his entire life to teaching and to the field of academics. He first joined Fazl Ali College in Mokokchung as a lecturer in 1976 and after serving in various categories as an academician for 39 years, Tekalong finally served as the Administrator of St. John College, Dimapur in 2006. He also served as the secretary of the Nagaland Public Service Commission.
The Minister conveyed heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family members and prayed for the soul to rest in peace. (Page News Service)