Manipur BJP president S Tikendra Singh died of COVID19 on Thursday. He was 69.
He was appointed the President of the State BJP unit in June 2020.
Condoling his death Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh tweeted, “I’m at a loss of word to learn that Prof. S Tiken Singh, President @BJP4Manipur , had passed away just a while ago. We have lost a stalwart of BJP Manipur who have dedicated his life for the service of people and the party. My deepest condolences to the bereaved family. RIP Oja.”
Union minister Kiren Rijiju tweeted , “I’m pained by the untimely demise of Manipur State BJP President, S. Tikendra Singh Ji. A long time colleague, he was always focused and committed to strengthen the BJP in Manipur. We shared many memorable moments. I extend my condolence to the family and supporters. Om Shanti.”