Dr. Hokishe Sema passes away

DIMAPUR, JAN 31 (DIPR): Former Chief Minister of Nagaland and Former Governor of Himachal Pradesh and also the present Chairman of the DAN Government, Dr. Hokishe Sema passed away at the age of 89 after a brief illness at Zion Hospital, Dimapur on 31st January 2007 at 11 a.m.

Late Dr. Hokishe Sema is survived by his wife, 5 sons, 2 daughters and a host of grandchildren. He was born at Sutemi village under Akuluto sub-division, Zunheboto.

Late Dr. Hokishe will be accorded a State Funeral at 9 a.m at the DDSC Stadium, Dimapur on 1st February 2007. He will be laid to rest at his native place, Sutemi and his mortal remains will pass through Kohima en route.