Dimapur, February 13 (NE): Ex- Minister Imtilemba Sangtam passed away this morning, February Thirteen at Referral Hospital, Dimapur. Late Imtilemba Sangtam was a politician from Longkhim-Chare Constituency under Tuensang district, Nagaland.
State Ministers and Legislators condole the demise of the Ex- Minister.
Hon’ble deputy CM, Shri Y Patton condole the family saying, ‘I’ve learnt with great sorrow about the demise of former Minister Shri Imtilemba Sangtam who breathed his last at Referral Hospital this morning. He was a man of unwavering character & sincerity. I convey my deepest condolences to the bereaved family. May his soul rest in peace!’
Shri Temjen Imna, Minister for Higher Education and Tribal Affairs said: ‘Deeply saddened to know about the passing away of a renowned personality of Nagaland Politics, Former Minister Shri. Imtilemba Sangtam. He was a dedicated and committed leader. May his soul rest in peace and may our Lord bless and comfort his family in this difficult hours’.
Shri R Khing, MLA & Advisor AHVS and Women Resource said – I am shocked to learn about the demise of Shri Imtilemba Sangtam, former colleague and Ex- Minister of Nagaland who was a humble and dedicated leader. May God’s comfort and peace be upon his family members. May his soul rest in peace’.
‘I convey my deepest sympathy to the bereaved family on the passing away of Former Minister Shri Imtilemba Sangtam. His work and life served as a powerful example of quality leadership. His passing away has left a void in the Naga politics. May his soul rest in eternal peace’- said Shri H Khehovi, Advisor for Tourism, Art & Culture.
Late Imtilemba Sangtam was MARCOFED Minister among different Portfolios he was holding from the BJP party. He was also a retired bureaucrat and passed away in his 70s.