Gangtok, 12 May:
Mamring Senior Secondary School, East Sikkim observed two-minute-silence at the school premises today and offered prayers for the departed soul of its retired teacher, Late Laxuman Lepcha, who left for his heavenly abode on 08 May this year, a press release informs.
Mr Lepcha had joined Mamring SSS as a Primary Teacher in 1978 and served in different positions at various schools until his retirement as Principal of Mamring SSS in 2001. He had also served as MLA of Gnathang Machong from 2009-2014.
Remembering his contribution for upgrading the school and its all-round development, the school family including SMC expressed grief on the sad demise Mr Lepcha and extended support to the bereaved family.