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DR. T.B.CUNHA REMEMBERED ON HIS DEATH ANNIVERSARY

    Panaji, September 26, 2019

    Asvinsa 04, 1941

The Chief Minister, Dr Pramod Sawant led the State in paying rich tributes to Dr. T.B.Cunha at a solemn function held to commemorate his death anniversary at his Memorial at Azad Maidan, Panaji, today. Dr Sawant laid a wreath on the memorial followed by other dignitaries who also offered floral tributes to the great Goan leader which included Secretary (Finance), Shri. Daulat Hawaldar, IAS, Secretary (Women and Child 'Development), Shri. Chokha  Ram Garg, IAS, Director General of Police, Shri Pranab Nanda, IPS, freedom fighters, among others.

The Police band played The Last Post, as a mark of respect to Dr TB Cunha, and the National Anthem.

Dr T.B. Cunha was a prominent Indian nationalist who infused his fellow Goans with nationalist ideals which helped play a crucial role in Goa’s freedom struggle.

DI/NB/JA/CR/2019/723

 

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