The Missile Man
The hall in which former president APJ Abdul Kalam delivered his last speech is being named after him. Dr. Kalam popularly known as the Missile Man of India passed away on July 27 at IIM Shillong due to massive cardiac stroke. A first year student expressed disappointment that he could not listen to Dr.Kalam’s speech scheduled next day to the day he passed away. Dr. Kalam is associated with the institute with last three years. He visited institute regularly.