(L) Inspector B. Ryntathiang, C.I. Mawkyrwat
(L) Inspector B. Ryntathiang (YOB : 1949), R/o: Mawpun (Golf Link), Shillong, PS: Sadar PS, Shillong, Dist.: East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya; a Constable of 1972 batch, later promoted to the rank of Sub-Inspector of Police on 31.10.1989 and then to the rank of Inspector on 29.03.2000; was posted in West Khasi Hills DEF, where the Superintendent of Police, West Khasi Hills, Nongstoin has detailed (L) B. Ryntathiang, C.I. Mawkyrwat along with I/C Borsora OP and a team of constables namely (i) BNC633 Comingsoon Chyrmang, (ii) BNC/78 Petboon Marak and (iii) BNC/28 Rescomman Ramsiej and 2(two) constables of 1st MLP Bn. for executing the Court Order regarding Land Dispute (Coal Quarry-S.K. Lyngdoh Coal Mine) at Nonghyllam area and accordingly, he and his team proceeded to the above place. While returning from Nonghyllam to Borsora on completion of duty, he and BNC/633 Comingsoon Chyrmang were killed in an ambush by ANVC & NSCN (IM) near Khonjoy village on 24.06.2003 at 5:30 PM.
BNC/78 Petboon Marak, BNC/28 Rescomman Ramsiej and SI S. Sharma, I/C Borsora OP were injured , 2(two) 1st MLP Bn constables managed to escaped from the spot.
Inspector B. Ryntathiang was awarded Indian Police Medal for his meritorious service during theyear 2002.
He is survived by his wife and children.