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Modi condoles demise of former Manipur CM Rishang Keishing

He said the death left a great void in the politics of Northeast

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: PTI)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister on Wednesday condoled the demise of former chief minister Rishang Keishing, saying he left a great void in the of the Keishing, a senior leader, passed away in yesterday due to multiple organ failure.

He was 98. "The demise of Mr. leaves a great void in the of the Northeast, a region he served with great diligence," Modi tweeted.

"My thoughts are with the family and well-wishers of Mr in this sad hour," the prime minister added. Keishing had served as chief minister for four times and was a member till 2014.

First Published: Wed, August 23 2017. 15:29 IST
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