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PM Modi mourns passing away of Rev. Domnic Jala, the Archbishop of Shillong 

Prime Minister tweeted he was anguished by the passing of the Archbishop. 

The PM said the Rev. Domnic Jala will always be “remembered for his impeccable service to  society and for his passion towards Meghalaya’s Progress. May his soul rest in peace.”

Archbishop of Shillong Rev Domnic Jala, passed away in a car crash in California, United States on the 11th of October 2019.

He was ordained a priest of the Salesians of Don Bosco on November 19, 1977. 

He was the provincial of the congregation’s Guwahati province before he was appointed the archbishop of Shillong in December 1999.