Kangpokpi: The Hmar National Army, an entity of the tripartite talks with the Governments under the umbrella of Kuki National Organization (KNO) mourned the untimely demise of Prof. Dr. Nehginpao Kipgen and stand with the bereaved family at their time of grieve and pain.
The outfit Chief-in-Command, H.K. Laltanpui Fenate in a condolence mesage said that HNA is deeply saddened at the sudden and untimely demise of Prof. Dr. Nehginpao Kipgen, Executive Director of the Center for Southeast Asian Studies (CSEAS), Jindal School of International Affairs, OP Jindal Global University yesterday as a result of complication arising out of COVID-19 infection.
He continued that the outfit is extremely shocked to learn that such a brilliant researcher, academician and a dedicated member of the academic community and the Chin-Kuki-Mizo community had been taken from us so unexpectedly while adding that he made an indelible mark with his youthful and dynamic leadership upon all of us, especially to his students.
Prof. Dr. Nehginpao Kipgen was an incredible asset whose absence will be felt more and more in the days to come, he added.
While assuring support for the bereaved family, the outfit also hope that the family, friends and acquaintances of Prof. Dr. Nehginpao Kipgen find the strength to bear with the loss.
While it mourned the sudden loss of the renowned Professor, the outfit also joined the entire O.P. Jindal Global University and the rest of the Kuki-Chin-Mizo communities in praying that his soul rest in eternal peace.
It also anticipated that Prof. Dr. Nehginpao Kipgen memory be a source of motivation for all.
Meanwhile, the Hmar Inpui GHQ also expressed condolence over the untimely demise of Prof. Dr. Nehginpao Kipgen while praying to the Almighty to console the bereaved family in this difficult timea and share its deepest sympathy to his near and dear ones.
Prof. Dr. Nehginpao Kipgen is a dynamic and am active soul, a philosopher of the South East Asian, it added and said that it is a great loss which should he hard to replace, may his soul rest in peace, said Joseph R. Hmar, President Hmar Inpui GHQ.