Shillong, Feb 2: David A Nongrum, MLA of Mawryngkneng Constituency breathed his last this morning at NEIGRIHMS. Nongrum age 41, suffered from Cardiac Arrest, as per sources.
Extremely saddened by the sudden demise of Sh. David Nongrum, Hon’ble MLA from Meghalaya. He was a young, dynamic and vocal leader who executed an impactful tenure. My heartfelt condolences to the family in this hour of grief. May his soul rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/bk2kUOqFgO
— Conrad Sangma (@SangmaConrad) February 2, 2021
David A Nongrum son of Charles Pyngrope a Senior Legislator, was first elected as an Independent MLA from Mawryngkneng Constituency in the year 2013.
Extremely shocked & saddened to hear of the demise of Shri. David Nongrum, MLA of Mawryngkneng Constituency. His death is a loss not only to the people of his Constituency but also to the State. My deepest sympathies to the bereaved family. May God give them strength. pic.twitter.com/2H23UwO4DZ
— James Sangma (@JamesSangma1) February 2, 2021
Nongrum retained his seat as an MLA from Congress in the 2018 election.