PM sends condolences on Sat Maharaj's passing
Secretary General of the Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha, Sat Maharaj, was a tireless advocate who dedicated his life to fighting what he believed were worthy causes.
This is how Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley, who extended condolences on the Hindu leader's passing, chose to remember him.
Rowley recalled the national role Maharaj played in education, religion and culture.
He extended condolences to the Hindu community on Maharaj's passing.
Below is the full statement issued by the Prime Minister:
On behalf of the Government of Trinidad and Tobago, I wish to extend condolences to the Hindu community on the passing of Secretary General of the Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha, Satnarayan Maharaj.
For decades Mr Maharaj played a national leading role in education, religion and culture.
Under his astute guidance the Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha expanded its school network.
Mr Maharaj was a tireless advocate who dedicated his life to fighting for what he believed to be worthy causes.
We join his family and members of the Hindu community in acknowledging his many contributions as we mourn his passing.