P. A. Sangma

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P. A. Sangma
Speaker of the Lok Sabha
In office
25 May 1996 – 23 March 1998
In office
6 February 1988 – 25 March 1990
Preceded by Williamson Sangma
Succeeded by Brington Buhai Lyngdoh
In office
1991 – 20 March 2008
Preceded by Sanford Marak
In office
May 2014 – M
Personal details
Born Purno Agitok Sangma
1 September 1947
Chapahathi, Garo Hills District, Assam, India (now in West Garo Hills District, Meghalaya)
Died 4 March 2016(2016-03-04) (aged 68)
New Delhi
Other political
affiliations

Independent (2012—2013)
Nationalist Congress Party

(1999—2004; 2005—2012)
All India Trinamool Congress (2004—2005)
Indian National Congress (before 1999)
Alma mater National Institute of Technolog Patna
Religion Christianity

Purno Agitok (P. A.) Sangma (1 September 1947 – 4 March 2016) was an Indian politician. He was born in Assam, India. He served as the Speaker of the Lok Sabha from 1996 to 1998 and Chief Minister of Meghalaya from 1988 to 1990.

Sangma died on 4 March 2016 in New Delhi, India from a heart attack. He was aged 68.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Former Lok Sabha Speaker PA Sangma Passes Away at 68". The Quint. Retrieved 2016-03-04.