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Khandu's last rites to be performed on May 10

By The Assam Tribune

ITANAGAR, May 7 (PTI): The last rites of former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu, who died in a chopper crash, will be performed on May 10 instead of May 11 as announced earlier.

Buddhist Lamas suggested advancement of the date by a day after going through the scriptures and performing rituals at Tawang, Jambey Tsering, PRO to Chief Minister Jarbom Gamlin, told PTI.

He said Khandu would be cremated in accordance with the Monpa tradition of Buddhism in his native village at Gyangkhar near Tawang and till then the lamas will perform prayers for eternal peace of his departed soul.

Khandu along with four others died in a helicopter crash on April 30 and their bodies were recovered at Keyla, near Luguthang, only on May 4 last.

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ITANAGAR, May 7 (PTI): The last rites of former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu, who died in a chopper crash, will be performed on May 10 instead of May 11 as announced earlier.

Buddhist Lamas suggested advancement of the date by a day after going through the scriptures and performing rituals at Tawang, Jambey Tsering, PRO to Chief Minister Jarbom Gamlin, told PTI.

He said Khandu would be cremated in accordance with the Monpa tradition of Buddhism in his native village at Gyangkhar near Tawang and till then the lamas will perform prayers for eternal peace of his departed soul.

Khandu along with four others died in a helicopter crash on April 30 and their bodies were recovered at Keyla, near Luguthang, only on May 4 last.

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