TN Guv Barnala condoles Khandu`s death
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Last Updated: Thursday, May 05, 2011, 16:32
  
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Governor Surjit Singh Barnala on Thursday condoled the death of Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu in a helicopter crash, saying his demise was a ''great loss'' to the country and his native state in particular.

''Dorjee Khandu was a dynamic and beloved leader of the people of Arunachal Pradesh who had strived for the growth and development of the people and the state. His death is a great loss to nation and to the people of Arunachal Pradesh in particular,'' he said in a release here.

Barnala said he was ''deeply shocked and grieved to hear about the sad demise'' of Khandu, killed in a chopper crash in Tawang district of Arunachal Pradesh, and expressed his condolences to the bereaved family members and to the people of Arunachal Pradesh.

PTI


First Published: Thursday, May 05, 2011, 16:32


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