Congress Rajya Sabha MP from Manipur; Haji Abdul Salam passes away
Congress Rajya Sabha MP from Manipur; Haji Abdul Salam passes away Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member Haji Abdul Salam passed away here on Tuesday night following a brief illness, family members said.He was 69. Haji Abdul Salam is the first Manipuri Muslim to be a member of RS from Manipur. He has been repressenting the state in the upper house since 2014, a Congress official said. Born at Heibong Makhong in Thoubal district, Haji Abdul Salam is survived (बच जाना) by his wife, son and 5 daughters. He was elected to the 3rd, 6th and 8th Manipur Legislative(विधायी) Assembly from Wabagai assembly constituency(चुनाव क्षेत्र).