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Senior journalist passes away

Senior journalist Satish Chandra Sharma passed away on Thursday. The 68-year long journalist who worked with United News of India for nearly four decades died at a local hospital where he was undergoing treatment for the past few days

Sharma started his career at the Shillong bureau of UNI in the sixties decade of the last century.

He went on to serve as bureau chief at Gwalior and Guwahati, before retiring from Ranchi in the same capacity in 2006.

He held various important positions as a journalist, including being the president of Guwahati Press Club and Assam Union of Working Journalists. His body was taken to the Guwahati Press Club in the morning.

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