Jora seeks suitable time to recall contributions of Kushok Bakula

TNN Bureau. Updated: 1/2/2018 11:09:27 PM

JAMMU: Leader of Congress Legislative Party in Legislative Assembly, Nawang Rigzin Jora has asked the Speaker to set apart a suitable time during the ongoing Budget Session to recall the great contributions of Kushok Bakula, a great leader of Ladakh, in order to respect the sentiments of people of the region.
In a communication to the Speaker, Jora said that Kushok Bakula was a great leader of Ladakh, who made immense contributions, which should always be remembered and for which he is to be celebrated.
He further said that during the Obituary References today, Bakula’s name was also referred although the list didn’t contain his name. The Obituary References are meant to mourn the death of those MLAs/MLCs, who pass away during the intervening period of the two Assembly Sessions. Bakula had passed away in the year 2003. Ladakh region celebrated his 100th birth anniversary last year and yearlong celebrations were held.
In view of these circumstances, it would be in the fitness of things that a suitable time is set apart during the ongoing Session of the Assembly to pay tributes and remember the great contributions of the great leader, Jora said in his letter to Speaker.

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