Leh: Former Chairman/CEC, LAHDC Leh, late Dr Sonam Dawa Lonpo was remembered on his 6th Death Anniversary on Monday.
A symbolic gathering with a prayer session was organised at the Dr Dawa Memorial Park by LAHDC Leh and Dr Sonam Dawa Lonpo Memorial Committee in Leh.
Advisor to LG Ladakh, Dr Pawan Kotwal presided over the event and it was also graced by the presence of H.E Choskyong Palga Rinpoche, Dy Chairman LAHDC Leh, Tsering Angchuk and the Executive Councillors & Councillors of LAHDC Leh.
The event also had the presence of Religious as well as Political heads, District officers, and close relatives of late Dr Sonam Dawa headed by the members of Dr Sonam Dawa Lonpo Memorial Committee.
While addressing the gathering, all the dignitaries including Advisor to LG, H.E Palga Rinpoche, and Dy Chairman LAHDC Leh spoke about the indelible legacy and influence of late Dr. Sonam Dawa on the political front.
The dignitaries paid homage to late Dr. Sonam Dawa’s contributions and emphasised his role in shaping Ladakh’s socio-political landscape.
Earlier, in his welcome address, Councillor Lobzang Sherab presented a brief overview of late Dr. Sonam Dawa’s work with value based on integrity, justice and equity in the society. Similarly, Dr. Tsering Wangchuk presented the note of thanks.