Governer, CM condole Jacob’s demise


ITANAGAR, July 9: Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brig (retd) Dr B D Mishra and Chief Minister Pema Khandu have condoled the sudden demise of former Governor of Meghalaya MM Jacob who breathed his last on Sunday at a private hospital in Pala near Kottayam in Kerala due to age-related ailments. The Governor in a message to the bereaved family members conveyed his condolencs and prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul on behalf of the people of the state.

In his message, Khandu remembered Jacob’s notable contributions to the nation as a parliamentarian, minister and governor.
He prayed for the eternal peace of the departed soul.
Late Jacob also served as the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh from January 24 to April 6 last year.