Dark cloud has befallen the nation with the passing on of Agriculture and Lands Minister Perrance Shiri. Unconfirmed reports received so far suggest that he succumbed to COVID-19 pandemic.
Vangelis Haritatos his Deputy Minister confirmed on his Micro blogging twitter during early ours of this morning.
“I received call in the early hours of this morning with shocking news it is with a heavy heart that I learnt of the passing on of Air Chief Marshall (RTD) P. Shiri.”
Haritatos described Air Chief Marshall (RTD) P. Shiri as a dedicated hard worker.
“I have worked with Cde. Shiri for almost two years now as his deputy Minister. He was extremely hard worker, dedicated to our Nation, a patriot, and a nationalist.”