DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 7: Rev Rüüngukho Terhuja, the second Pastor of Town Baptist Church, Dimapur, and the first Head Master of Christian Higher Secondary School, Dimapur, passed away today. He was 89.
Late Rev Terhuja was the son of late Vizekho Terhuja, the first Pastor of Khonoma Baptist Church. He served as Headmaster of Christian Higher Secondary School, Dimapur, from 1966 to 1967. He also served as Pastor of Town Baptist Church, Dimapur, from 1971 till July 1974. Later he resigned to pursue study ~ MRE, M. Div in USA.
He served the Town Baptist Church, Dimapur, as Deacon in 1970 and again from 1977 to 1987. He also served the Church as Pastor from 1987 to 1996.
He was the founding member of first Sunday School of the Town Baptist Church in 1972.
Rev Terhuja was the Vice President of Asian Baptist Federation from 1979 to 1983, General Secretary, North East India Baptist Fellowship, and General Secretary, Baptist Union of India, in 1980s.
(Page News Service)