On 8th March 2019, during Graduation Day function at Salesian College Sonada Principal handed over PALDEN LEPCHA MEMORIAL AWARD to the Outstanding Student Council member of 2018-2019 session.
Palden’s Dad and relations were expected to be present at the function.
President of the Student Council 2016-2017 session at SCS late Mr. Palden Lepcha of Sangma is a role model to his juniors as several students of the outgoing batch of 2019 mentioned.
Palden passed away in the first week of October 2018 with health complications that set in due to TB, Jaundice, and Pneumonia.
The award consists of a Certificate and Trophy.